CPI’s analysts and advisors work to improve the most important energy and land use policies in the world, with a particular focus on finance. Our efforts help nations grow while addressing increasingly scarce resources and climate risk.

  • The Lab is celebrating another milestone - the 35 instruments launched by the Lab have now mobilized $1.9 billion for action on climate change and sustainable development. The latest impact report highlights five years of progress.
  • Global Climate Finance: An Updated View 2018 shows that global investment toward low-carbon and climate-resilient actions reached a high of USD $472 billion in 2015, before falling to $455 billion in 2016.
  • This four-report series looks at paths to renewable energy penetration in India along different dimensions including the social costs, macroeconomic impacts, environmental impacts, financial risk, and flexibility considerations.
  • Climate Policy Initiative, with the support of Agence Française de Développement and the Advisory Finance Group of the World Bank, have examined the risks to the economy of South Africa – and its government, municipalities, companies and financial institutions – from a global economic transition to a low-carbon economy.

What’s New at CPI

From Digging to Planting: A Sustainable Economic Transition for Berau, East Kalimantan

From Banks to Capital Markets: Alternative Investment Funds as a Potential Pathway for Refinancing Clean Energy Debt in India

Pathways for Sustainable Agricultural Production in Brazil

Developing a Guarantee Instrument to Catalyze Renewable Energy Investments in Indonesia

The impact of Rural Credit on Brazilian agriculture and the environment