Transforming Climate Finance and Green Investment with Blockchains

Transforming Climate Finance and Green Investment with Blockchains establishes and analyzes the connection between this revolutionary technology and global efforts to combat climate change. The benefits of blockchain come through various profound alterations, such as the adoption of smart contracts that are set to redefine governance and regulatory structures and transaction systems in coming decades. Each chapter contains a problem statement that describes the challenges blockchain technology can address. The book brings together original visions and insights from global members of the Blockchain Climate Institute, comprising thought leaders, financial professionals, international development practitioners, technology entrepreneurs, and more. This book will help readers understand blockchain technology and how it can facilitate the implementation of the Paris Agreement and accelerate the global transition to a green economy. Provides an authoritative examination of this emerging digital technology and its implications on global climate change governance Includes detailed proposals and thorough discussions of implementation issues that are specific to green economy sectors Relates innovative proposals to existing applications to demonstrate the value add of blockchain technology Covers blockchain for the smarter energy sector, for fraud-free emissions management, to streamline climate investments, and legal frameworks for blockchain-based climate finance

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  • Author : Alastair Marke
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 368 pages
  • ISBN : 0128144483
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Transforming Climate Finance and Green Investment with Blockchains

Transforming Climate Finance and Green Investment with Blockchains
  • Author : Alastair Marke
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 28 June 2018
GET THIS BOOKTransforming Climate Finance and Green Investment with Blockchains

Transforming Climate Finance and Green Investment with Blockchains establishes and analyzes the connection between this revolutionary technology and global efforts to combat climate change. The benefits of blockchain come through various profound alterations, such as the adoption of smart contracts that are set to redefine governance and regulatory structures and transaction systems in coming decades. Each chapter contains a problem statement that describes the challenges blockchain technology can address. The book brings together original visions and insights from global members

Applying blockchain for climate action in agriculture: state of play and outlook

Applying blockchain for climate action in agriculture: state of play and outlook
  • Author : Van Wassenaer, L., van Hilten, M., van Ingen, E., van Asseldonk, M.
  • Publisher : Food & Agriculture Org.
  • Release : 10 March 2021
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The objective of this study is to provide insights into potentialities, steps, and best practices in applying blockchain technology (BCT) to use cases in agriculture in the context of climate change, to explore the opportunities and challenges in applying the BCT in agricultural sectors with the aims of reducing greenhouse gas emission, increasing carbon sequestration, as well as supporting farmers’ adaptation to climate change. Furthermore, this study also aims to shed light on policy options and propose policy guidance adapted

Transforming Green Bond Markets

Transforming Green Bond Markets
  • Author : Juan Antonio Ketterer,Gabriela Andrade,Maria Netto,Maria Isabel Haro
  • Publisher : Inter-American Development Bank
  • Release : 27 September 2019
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Despite exhibiting remarkable growth, the green bond market still represents less than 1 percent of the global bond market. This paper identifies two challenges that might slow the adoption of green bonds and presents a menu of responses that policymakers, regulators, and public financial institutions can use to offset these challenges. Specifically, it explores two key dimensions: (i) the risk profile of the green bond instrument and (ii) the transaction costs associated with issuance of and reporting on green bonds. New

Blockchain-Based Smart Grids

Blockchain-Based Smart Grids
  • Author : Miadreza Shafie-khah
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 05 May 2020
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Blockchain-Based Smart Grids presents emerging applications of blockchain in electrical system and looks to future developments in the use of blockchain technology in the energy market. Rapid growth of renewable energy resources in power systems and significant developments in the telecommunication systems has resulted in new market designs being employed to cover unpredictable and distributed generation of electricity. This book considers the marriage of blockchain and grid modernization, and discusses the transaction shifts in smart grids, from centralized to peer-to-peer

The Rise of Green Finance in Europe

The Rise of Green Finance in Europe
  • Author : Marco Migliorelli,Philippe Dessertine
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 20 November 2019
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This book offers a comprehensive discussion of how green finance has been growing thus far and explores the opportunities and key developments ahead, with particular emphasis on Europe. The main features of the market, the key products, the issue of correctly defining green finance, the main policy actions undertaken, the risk of green washing and the necessary steps to mainstream green finance are discussed in depth. In addition, the book analyses some highly relevant aspects of the market that so

Blockchain-Based Smart Grids

Blockchain-Based Smart Grids
  • Author : Miadreza Shafie-khah
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 June 2020
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Blockchain-Based Smart Grids presents emerging applications of blockchain in electrical system and looks to future developments in the use of blockchain technology in the energy market. Rapid growth of renewable energy resources in power systems and significant developments in the telecommunication systems has resulted in new market designs being employed to cover unpredictable and distributed generation of electricity. This book considers the marriage of blockchain and grid modernization, and discusses the transaction shifts in smart grids, from centralized to peer-to-peer

Food Technology Disruptions

Food Technology Disruptions
  • Author : Charis M. Galanakis
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 29 January 2021
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Food Technology Disruptions covers the latest disruptions in the food industry, such as the Internet of Things, digital technologies, modern applications like 3D printing, bacterial sensors in food packaging, electronic noses for food authentication, and artificial intelligence. With additional discussions on innovative distribution and delivery of food and consumer acceptance of food disruptions, this book is an essential resource for food scientists, technologists, engineers, agriculturalists, chemists, product developers, researchers, academics and professionals working in the food industry. While innovations play

Blockchain

Blockchain
  • Author : Harvard Business Review,Don Tapscott,Marco Iansiti,Karim R. Lakhani
  • Publisher : Harvard Business Press
  • Release : 27 August 2019
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Can blockchain solve your biggest business problem? While the world is transfixed by bitcoin mania, your competitors are tuning out the noise and making strategic bets on blockchain. Your rivals are effortlessly tracking every last link in their supply chains. They're making bureaucratic paper trails obsolete while keeping their customers' data safer and discovering new ways to use this next foundational technology to sustain their competitive advantage. What should you be doing with blockchain now to ensure that your business

Blockchain Economics and Financial Market Innovation

Blockchain Economics and Financial Market Innovation
  • Author : Umit Hacioglu
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 03 December 2019
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This book discusses various aspects of blockchains in economic systems and investment strategies in crypto markets. It first addresses the topic from a conceptual and theoretical point of view, and then analyzes it from an assessment and investment angle. Further, it examines the opportunities and limitations of the taxation of crypto currency, as well as the political implications, such as regulation of speculation with crypto currencies. The book is intended for academicians and students in the fields of economics and

Understanding Risks and Uncertainties in Energy and Climate Policy

Understanding Risks and Uncertainties in Energy and Climate Policy
  • Author : Haris Doukas,Alexandros Flamos,Jenny Lieu
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 01 January 2019
GET THIS BOOKUnderstanding Risks and Uncertainties in Energy and Climate Policy

This open access book analyzes and seeks to consolidate the use of robust quantitative tools and qualitative methods for the design and assessment of energy and climate policies. In particular, it examines energy and climate policy performance and associated risks, as well as public acceptance and portfolio analysis in climate policy, and presents methods for evaluating the costs and benefits of flexible policy implementation as well as new framings for business and market actors. In turn, it discusses the development

The Green New Deal

The Green New Deal
  • Author : Jeremy Rifkin
  • Publisher : St. Martin's Press
  • Release : 10 September 2019
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An urgent plan to confront climate change, transform the American economy, and create a green post-fossil fuel culture. A new vision for America’s future is quickly gaining momentum. Facing a global emergency, a younger generation is spearheading a national conversation around a Green New Deal and setting the agenda for a bold political movement with the potential to revolutionize society. Millennials, the largest voting bloc in the country, are now leading on the issue of climate change. While the

e-Infrastructure and e-Services for Developing Countries

e-Infrastructure and e-Services for Developing Countries
  • Author : Rafik Zitouni,Max Agueh,Pélagie Houngue,Hénoc Soude
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 13 February 2020
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This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed proceedings of the 11th International Conference on e-Infrastructure and e-Services for Developing Countries, AFRICOMM 2019, held in Porto-Novo, Benin, in December 2019. The 19 full papers were carefully selected from 46 submissions. The accepted papers provide a wide range of research topics including targeted infrastructures, Internet of Things (IoT), wireless and mobile networks, intelligent transportation systems (ITS), software and network security, cloud and virtualization, data analytics, and machine learning.

Can Blockchain Revolutionize International Trade?

Can Blockchain Revolutionize International Trade?
  • Author : World Trade Organization Wto
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 18 October 2021
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Trade has always been shaped by technological innovation. In recent times, a new technology, Blockchain, has been greeted by many as the next big game-changer. Can Blockchain revolutionize international trade? This publication seeks to demystify the Blockchain phenomenon by providing a basic explanation of the technology. It analyses the relevance of this technology for international trade by reviewing how it is currently used or can be used in the various areas covered by WTO rules. In doing so, it provides

Architectures and Frameworks for Developing and Applying Blockchain Technology

Architectures and Frameworks for Developing and Applying Blockchain Technology
  • Author : Shi, Nansi
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 28 June 2019
GET THIS BOOKArchitectures and Frameworks for Developing and Applying Blockchain Technology

The blockchain revolution has drastically impacted global economics and the strategic practices within different industries. Cryptocurrency specifically has forever changed the face of business and the implementation of business online. While innovative, people are still in the early stages of building and developing blockchain technology and its applications, and it is critical that researchers and practitioners obtain a better understanding of this global phenomenon. Architectures and Frameworks for Developing and Applying Blockchain Technology is an essential reference source that presents