Project Overview

Irish Climate Change Policy

The NESC Secretariat, at the request of the The Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government, have undertaken analysis to inform the development of Irish climate change policy.  The NESC Climate Change project included the development of potential policies and measures to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in agriculture, transport, heat in buildings and renewable energy supply;  and, a basis for a national transition to a low-carbon future by 2050. 

The work was completed in December 2012.