International Investment and Climate Change

International Investment and Climate Change

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This study, based on fieldwork and case studies of southeast Asian countries shows how privatization, investment and new energy technologies can be integrated to combat climate change and provide the maximum return for investors. The author explains what incentives and regulatory structures are needed that do not damage local competitiveness. Asserting that technology transfer is fundamental to effective policies for climate change and for economic development, the text examines how the benefits can be maximized.In [995 it installed ten wind turbines in the islands of Eastern Indonesia for small- scale rural enterprises. ... The project did not simply attempt to implement the technology, but also to set up a monitoring and governance mechanism to ensureanbsp;...

Title:International Investment and Climate Change
Author:Timothy Forsyth
Publisher:Routledge - 2014-04-08


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