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AMO: Roadmap 2050 - A Practical Guide to a Prosperous, Low-Carbon Europe

AMO: Roadmap 2050 - A Practical Guide to a Prosperous, Low-Carbon Europe

A month and a half ago we presented you Roadmap 2050, a proposal to set in motion an invisible revolution in the energy sector which would stabilize the Earths climate.

The project is a design for a feasible and affordable Europe-wide power infrastructure which can be implemented by 2050 with existing technology. With the political will and capital investment needed to realize the design, Europe could reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by 80%, and set an example for the rest of the world.

The initiative is lead by the European Climate Foundation, looking to chart a policy roadmap for the next 5-10 years based on the European leaders’ commitment to an 80-95% reduction in CO2 emissions by 2050. The goal is to achieve a 2% energy efficiency saving per year in order to meet this goal, with power and vehicle transportation being the most important areas.

OMA is one of the institutions commissioned to develop this strategy trough its think-tank AMO, focusing on the production of a graphic narrative which conceptualizes and visualizes the geographic, political, and cultural implications of the integrated, decarbonized European power sector.

We now present you a series of videos produced by AMO that continue this narrative to help us understand the implications of this plan:

Cite: David Basulto. "AMO: Roadmap 2050 - A Practical Guide to a Prosperous, Low-Carbon Europe" 04 Jun 2010. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/63422/amo-roadmap-2050-a-practical-guide-to-a-prosperous-low-carbon-europe/> ISSN 0719-8884
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