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      The Circular Carbon Economy Index 2023: Results
      Climate Change Policies and Governance

      The Circular Carbon Economy Index 2023: Results

      Mari Luomi, Fatih Yılmaz, Thamir Al Shehri

      As concluded by the Global Stocktake under the Paris Agreement, while action to reduce emissions is proceeding, much more effort is required across all fronts to limit global temperature rise to 1.5 or 2 degrees Celsius. Several enabling conditions must…

      Mari Luomi Luomi, Mari
      Fatih Yılmaz Yılmaz, Fatih
      Thamir Al Shehri Al Shehri, Thamir
      31 March 2024
      Consumer Preferences for Ride-Hailing: The Barriers to an Autonomous, Shared, and Electric Future
      Future of Transport and Fuel Demand

      Consumer Preferences for Ride-Hailing: The Barriers to an Autonomous, Shared, and Electric Future

      Rubal Dua, Tamara Sheldon

      Research has shown that when combined in a mobility-on-demand (MOD) framework, automation, carpooling, and electrification have the potential for theoretically large emission reductions. However, there is insufficient research regarding the consumer preferences for and behavioral responses to this vision of…

      Rubal Dua Dua, Rubal
      Tamara Sheldon Sheldon, Tamara
      28 March 2024
      The Cost of Green Hydrogen Production in Saudi Arabia and Germany: A Model-Based Approach

      The Cost of Green Hydrogen Production in Saudi Arabia and Germany: A Model-Based Approach

      Khalid Alhadhrami, Ahmed Al-Balawi, Shahid Hasan, Amro Elshurafa

      With over seventy countries setting net-zero commitments by or around mid-century, low-carbon hydrogen (H2) is expected to play a pivotal role in the decarbonization of the global economy, especially sectors less dependent on electricity, which are often termed as hard-to-abate…

      Khalid Alhadhrami Khalid Alhadhrami
      Ahmed Al-Balawi Ahmed Al-Balawi
      Shahid Hasan Hasan, Shahid
      Amro Elshurafa Elshurafa, Amro
      25 March 2024
      The Circular Carbon Economy – From Concept to Realization
      Climate Change Policies and Governance

      The Circular Carbon Economy – From Concept to Realization

      The circular carbon economy (CCE) builds on the principles of the circular economy and applies them to managing carbon emissions: to reduce the carbon that must be managed in the first place, to reuse carbon as an input to create…

      25 March 2024
      Global Challenges and Sustainable Prospects of the Maritime Industry
      Future of Transport and Fuel Demand

      Global Challenges and Sustainable Prospects of the Maritime Industry

      As shipping has the advantage of being the most cost-effective mode of transportation, it will continue to grow with increasing international trade flows. Therefore, this advantage must be leveraged to achieve the long-term goals of the maritime industry.

      25 March 2024
      Saudi Arabia’s Revealed Comparative Advantage in Non-Oil Exports
      Models, Data and Tools

      Saudi Arabia’s Revealed Comparative Advantage in Non-Oil Exports

      Muhammad Javid, Abdulelah Darandary

      The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) is based on Ricardian trade theory, which postulates that trade flows between countries are determined by their relative productivity differences. The RCA index provides a general indication and a first approximation of a country’s competitive…

      Muhammad Javid Javid, Muhammad
      Abdulelah Darandary Darandary, Abdulelah
      25 March 2024
      Achieving Net-Zero GHG Emissions of Saudi Arabia by 2060: The Transformation of the Building Sector
      Climate Change Policies and Governance

      Achieving Net-Zero GHG Emissions of Saudi Arabia by 2060: The Transformation of the Building Sector

      Puneet Kamboj, Mohamad Hejazi, Fateh Belaïd, Mohammad Aldubyan, Yang Qiu, Page Kyle, Gokul Iyer

      In this paper, an economy-wide, net-zero pathway that enables Saudi Arabia to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2060 is investigated, with a specific focus on the critical role played by the building sector. An exploration is undertaken of the…

      Puneet Kamboj Puneet Kamboj
      Mohamad Hejazi Hejazi, Mohamad
      Fateh Belaïd Belaïd, Fateh
      Mohammad Aldubyan Aldubyan, Mohammad
      Yang Qiu Yang Qiu
      Page Kyle Page Kyle
      Gokul Iyer Gokul Iyer
      25 March 2024
      Identifying Emerging Challenges and Priorities for Aviation Decarbonization

      Identifying Emerging Challenges and Priorities for Aviation Decarbonization

      Rubal Dua, Andres Felipe Guzman, Prateek Bansal

      Decarbonization of the aviation sector has emerged as a global concern because the sector contributes 2%-3% to total global greenhouse gas emissions. Thus, it is critical for us to understand the associated emerging challenges. We determine key research priorities for…

      Rubal Dua Dua, Rubal
      Andres Felipe Guzman Andres Felipe Guzman
      Prateek Bansal Bansal, Prateek
      18 March 2024
      Paris Agreement Article 6 and Geological CO2 Storage: The State of Affairs After COP 28
      Climate Change Policies and Governance

      Paris Agreement Article 6 and Geological CO2 Storage: The State of Affairs After COP 28

      Wolfgang Heidug, Mari Luomi

      This KAPSARC commentary focuses on the role of CCS within the market mechanisms defined in Article 6 of the Paris Agreement. It discusses how related technologies fit under Article 6 and examines the current progress in implementing this article. The…

      Wolfgang Heidug Heidug, Wolfgang
      Mari Luomi Luomi, Mari
      17 March 2024
      Extended KGEMM’s Emission Block With Carbon Pricing
      Models, Data and Tools

      Extended KGEMM’s Emission Block With Carbon Pricing

      Fakhri Hasanov, Heyran Aliyeva, Majed Almozaini, Carlo Andrea Bollino

      This methodological work develops a representation of carbon pricing through the KAPSARC Global Energy Macroeconometric Model (KGEMM). This representation makes two principal contributions in terms of model capabilities: establishing a feedback link from the emissions block to the energy block…

      Fakhri Hasanov Hasanov, Fakhri
      Heyran Aliyeva Heyran Aliyeva
      Majed Almozaini Almozaini, Majed
      Carlo Andrea Bollino Bollino, Carlo Andrea
      12 March 2024
      Charting the Evolution of Electricity Sector Startups: A Methodological Note
      Electricity Sector Transitions

      Charting the Evolution of Electricity Sector Startups: A Methodological Note

      Rolando Fuentes

      This commentary provides an update on ongoing research on innovation in the electricity sector. This project aims to identify emerging technologies early, anticipate changes, and discern the key drivers and their connections in the innovation landscape. This research can serve…

      Rolando Fuentes Fuentes, Rolando
      10 March 2024
      Fueling the Transition in the Maritime Sector: What Are the Current Status and Path Ahead?
      Future of Transport and Fuel Demand

      Fueling the Transition in the Maritime Sector: What Are the Current Status and Path Ahead?

      Nora Nezamuddin, Michael Koroma, Ahm Mehbub Anwar

      The continued demand for global seaborne trade is estimated to have accounted for 85.9% of world trade in 2023, with demand reaching 12 billion tons (Clarksons 2023). As with the growth in demand, the continued growth in CO₂ emissions from…

      Nora Nezamuddin Nezamuddin, Nora
      Michael Koroma Michael Koroma
      Ahm Mehbub Anwar Anwar, Ahm Mehbub
      10 March 2024