Possible scenarios of greenhouse gas emissions in Ukraine, sectoral calculations and policies that Ukraine needs to implement aimed to achieve ambitious goals were presented at the sixth meeting of the Working Group on the preparation of the second National Determined Contributions of Ukraine to the Paris Agreement.
During the event the participants presented the results of modeling of greenhouse gas emissions in Ukraine in 4 scenarios:
At that, according to experts, under the baseline scenario, emissions will increase. Other scenarios envisage significant reductions in greenhouse gas emissions in Ukraine against 1990 levels.
Particular attention was paid to the implementation of policies and measures to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and the necessary investments in the following sectors:
thermal energy production,
Cross-sectoral and adaptation policies are considered.
Further, a number of consultations will be held with the relevant central executive bodies, committees of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, international experts and institutions Ukraine cooperates with, as well as public discussions to form the second National Contribution of Ukraine to the Paris Agreement.