Publications on Climate, Global Change and Energy

Publications and status reports from high-quality sources that we noticed.

Hydrological Yearbook of Switzerland 2016 (Summary)
  • 2017

Hydrological Yearbook of Switzerland 2016

Summary of the publication «Hydrologisches Jahrbuch der Schweiz 2016»
EEA (2017) - The Arctic Environment
  • 2017

The Arctic Environment

The Arctic region is warming at a rate of almost twice the global average, resulting in profound and rapid changes in its living conditions and the environment. This European Environment Agency (EEA) report looks at how the rest of Europe affects the Arctic environment and how changes in the region impact Europe in return.
Klimareport 2016
  • 2017

Klimareport 2016

Zuerst monatelange Nässe – dann kaum mehr Regen, und dazwischen eine kurze Sommerhitze: Das Jahr 2016 verlief über weite Strecken ausserhalb der Normen. Der Klimareport 2016 der MeteoSchweiz liefert die umfassenden Details.
Report of the High-Level commission on Carbon Pricing
  • 2017

Report of the High-Level Commission on Carbon Prices

Meeting the world’s agreed climate goals in the most cost-effective way while fostering growth requires countries to set a strong carbon price, with the goal of reaching $40-$80 per tonne of CO2 by 2020 and $50-100 per tonne by 2030. That’s the key conclusion of the High-Level Commission on Carbon Prices, led by Nobel Laureate Joseph Stiglitz and Lord Nicholas Stern.
Multifunktionalität europäischer Wälder
  • 2017

Multi-functionality and Sustainability in the European Union's Forests

The production of natural resources and raw materials for industry and bioenergy, employment creation, provision of spaces for leisure, conservation of biodiversity, mitigation of climate change: the many functions of forests create also conflicts between different uses and stakeholders.
Wood Resource Policy
  • 2017

Wood Resource Policy

The aim of the Wood Resource Policy is to ensure that wood from Swiss forests is supplied, processed and used in a way that is sustainable and resource-efficient. In doing this, it makes a major contribution to forest, climate and energy policy.
Teaser: Climate change is a fact – also in Switzerland

Reports for Switzerland

ProClim publiziert IPCC-Berichte spezifisch für die Schweiz