Industry accounts for roughly 30 percent of global CO2 emissions. Industrial actors will have to reduce emissions sharply in order for the world to reach the target of the Paris agreement – to limit global warming to “well below” 2 degrees Celsius.
The Leadership Group for Industry Transition is grounded in the conviction that partnership between the public and private sectors is key to achieving the industrial transition and reach net-zero carbon emissions by mid-century.
Provide policy support.
Spur public-private collaboration.
Carry out analysis.
This interactive database gathers 30 industry transition roadmaps that have been developed by the thirteen countries that are LeadIT members.
The Transition Tracker allows exploring these roadmaps in an engaging and interactive manner, and analyzing their content across different sectors and different countries. It enables users to pull out key trends, as well as similarities and differences across countries or sectors.
20 Nov 2020
Presenting the Transition Tracker to explore roadmaps for industry transition
The Transition Tracker allows users to explore these roadmaps in an engaging and interactive manner, and to analyse the content of these different roadmaps across different sectors and different countries.
Roadmaps for Industry Transition
29 Aug 2020
A breakdown in globalization or a world committed to sustainability? Five scenarios for exploring the post-COVID-19 world
Uncertainties around the duration and long-term impact of the COVID-19 pandemic remain extremely high. This brief presents five post-pandemic scenarios that look as far ahead as 2050...
6 Dec 2019
Industry transitions: a critical gap in national climate commitments
An SEI analysis reveals a lack of detail about how countries plan to cut emissions from industry in the nationally determined contributions (NDCs) they have submitted under the Paris Agreement.
Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs)
1 Sep 2020
New commitment by concrete sector increases industry-led ambition
Roadmaps for industry transition related to the construction industry and cement and concrete sectors have so far been led by government bodies or think tanks. Now, the Global Cement and Concrete Association has taken a first step towards an industry-led roadmap to achieve climate neutral cement by 2050.
Our events bring together key players in the field of industry transition to produce insights into what different actors see as key challenges to the transition, and ideas about how to overcome them.
01 Dec 2020 9:30 AM : 12:30 PM
Ahead of the fifth anniversary of the signing of the Paris Agreement, the LeadIT Summit will focus on aligning public and private action for effective implementation of the Paris Agreement.Read more
17 Dec 2020 3:00 PM : 4:00 PM
Facing Hard Truths – Mobilizing Finance to Build a Hydrogen Economy and Decarbonize EU Industry
This invite-only, two-part online roundtable series has EU policy makers, industry representatives and investors discuss in an informal setting how to jointly ensure that the hydrogen economy contributes to industrial transition towards carbon-neutrality and greater competitiveness in Europe.Read more