Low Carbon Development: Planning & Modelling Course

From Open Energy Information

Program Overview

This course has the following modules – (i) Introduction to Low Carbon Development Planning; (ii) Overview for Policymakers; (iii) Power; (iv) Household; (v) Transport - which introduce you to climate change mitigation, explore the concepts surrounding low carbon development planning on an economy-wide basis and take a detailed look at what this means in the power and transport sectors and for household electricity use.

The course also provides step-by-step instructions on how to use the EFFECT(Energy Forecasting Framework and Emissions Consensus Tool) model. NOTE: Access to Windows operating system required for the successful functioning of the EFFECT model.

This course will be offered twice in 2012-2013.

  • Option 1: September 17, 2012 - October 12, 2012 (Application period ends on September 8, 2012)
  • Option 2: March 4, 2013 - March 29, 2013 (Application period ends on February 25, 2013)


  1.  "Low Carbon Development: Planning & Modelling"