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Reports

The PESETA II output consists of several sectoral studies on individual biophysical impacts of climate change, as well as the main report, which features economic analysis and brings together the key messages.

The main report can be accessed at JRC Publications site:

Ciscar J-C (ed.), 2014.
Climate Impacts in Europe, The JRC PESETA II Project
JRC Scientific and Policy Reports, European Commission Joint Research Centre

 

The following sectoral reports are also available:

Impact categoryReference
Agriculture (2020-2030)

Donatelli, M., Srivastava, A., Fumagalli, D., Zucchini, A., Niemeyer, S. (2012b).
Agricultural yields under Climate Change impact and Potential adaptation strategies at EU-27. Results of the PESETA II Project.
JRC Scientific and Policy Reports. Ispra, Italy, JRC78242.

Energy

Dowling, P. (2013).
The Impact of Climate Change on the European Energy System
Energy Policy 60:406-417. doi: 10.1016/j.enpol.2013.05.093.

River floods

Rojas, R., Feyen, L., Watkiss, P. (2013).
Climate change and river floods in the European Union: Socio-economic consequences and the costs and benefits of adaptation
Global Environ. Change 23(6):1737–1751. doi: 10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2013.08.006.

Droughts

Forzieri, G., Feyen, L., Rojas, R., Flörke, M., Wimmer, F., Bianchi, A. (2014).
Ensemble projections of future streamflow droughts in Europe
Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 18:85-108. doi: 10.5194/hess-18-85-2014.

Forest fires

Camia, A., Libertà, G., San-Miguel-Ayanz, J. (2013).
Modelling impacts of climate change on forest fire danger
Institute for Environment and Sustainability, in preparation.

Transport infrastructure

Nemry, F., Demirel, H. (2012).
Transport and Climate Change: a Focus on Road and Rail Infrastructures
JRC Scientific and Policy Reports 25553 EN.

Tourism

Barrios S., Ibañez J.N. (2013).
Tourism demand, climatic conditions and transport costs: an integrated analysis for EU regions. Report for the PESETA II study on the impact of climate change in Europe.
JRC Scientific and Policy Reports 25937 EN. doi: 10.2791/95841.

Habitat suitability of forest tree species

de Rigo, D., Caudullo, G., Barredo, J.I., San-Miguel_Ayanz, J. (2013a).
Modelling impacts of anthropogenic climate change on habitat suitability of European forest tree species: the case of Abies Alba
in preparation.

Human Health

Paci, D. (2014).
Human Health Impacts of Climate Change in Europe. Report for the PESETA II project
JRC Scientific and Policy Reports 26494 EN. doi: 10.2791/64481.