European Consortium for Modelling of Air Pollution and Climate Strategies (EC4MACS)
February 2007 – March 2013
Consortium composed of
- the Coordination Center for Effects (CCE) at the Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency
AEA Technology plc
- Metroeconomica Ltd
- Aristotle University of Thessaloniki / Laboratory of Applied Thermodynamics
- E3M-Lab of the National Technical University (NTUA)
- Institute for Food and Resource Economics, U Bonn
EC4MACS (European Consortium for Modelling Air Pollution and Climate Strategies) provided scientific and economic analyses for the review of the Thematic Strategy on Air Pollution in 2010/2011 and support the European Climate Change Programme to reach a better understanding of how greenhouse gas emissions can be reduced.
Contributions of EuroCARE
EuroCARE shared with ILR of Bonn University the task to develop a baseline (EuroCARE) and policy scenarios (ILR) for agricultural activities and markets, in particular regarding animal herds which are key drivers for GHG emissions from agriculture.