Economics of Greenhouse Gas Limitations
Ecuador

TABLE OF CONTENTS

ISBN: 87-550-2564-1

INTERNATIONAL FRAMEWORK
1    MEANING OF GLOBALISATION
2    DRIVING FORCES OF THE GLOBALISATION PROCESS
3    CULTURAL AND POLITICAL IMPACTS
4    EMPOWERED ACTORS
5    COMMERCIAL BLOCKS
6    SITUATION AND EVOLUTION OF BLOCKS
7    THE WESTERN HEMISPHERE BLOCK
8    WORLD TRADE ORGANISATION
9    OIL MARKET

SOCIOECONOMIC ANALYSIS AND MACROECONOMIC SCENARIO
1    EVOLUTION AND PRINCIPAL CHARACTERISTICS OF THE ECUADORIAN ECONOMY
1.1    Overview of GDP evolution
1.2    GDP structure
1.3    External sector
1.4    External debt
1.5    Public situation
1.6    Sector analysis
2    VARIABLES CONSIDERED FOR ESTABLISHING THE BASELINE SCENARIO
2.1    Matrix of impacts
2.2    Domestic factors being considered for the baseline scenario
2.3    Opportunities and risks of the international situation for a developing country like Ecuador

DEVELOPMENT, CURRENT SITUATION AND PERSPECTIVES OF THE ENERGY SECTOR
1    OIL AND GAS ACTIVITIES IN ECUADOR
1.1    Introduction
1.2    Exploration
1.3    Reserves
1.4    Production
1.5    Production forecasting
1.6    Transport problems
1.7    Investments
1.8    Forecasting for the production of associated natural gas in the EAR
1.9    Use of associated natural gas in EAR
1.10    Gas from the Gulf of Guayaquil
1.11    Refining
1.12    Other projects
1.13    Petroecuador's need for financial autonomy
2    ELECTRIC POWER SUBSECTOR
2.1    Development of the national electric power subsector
2.2    Electric power subsector structure
2.3    Problems of the Paute Hydropower Station
2.4    The new Electric Power Law and Electrification Plan
3    ENERGY SUPPLY AND DEMAND
3.1    Production of energy sources
3.2    Trade
3.3    Energy consumption
4    ENERGY PRICES
4.1    Electric power tariffs
4.2    Prices of oil products

MITIGATION OPTIONS
1    ENERGY END USES
1.1    Energy forecasting in the residential and services sectors
1.2    Industry
1.3    Transport
2    ENERGY SUPPLY
2.1    Expansion of electric power generation and oil processing capacity
2.2    Associated gas
3    ANALYSIS OF THE FORESTRY SECTOR
3.1    Macroeconomic aspects
3.2    Land use
3.3    Production and consumption potential
3.4    Consumption forecasts
3.5    Mitigation

ANALYSIS OF THE SCENARIOS
1    MODELLING APPROACH
2    SCENARIOS
3    FINAL ENERGY DEMAND
4    ENERGY SUPPLY SCENARIOS
5    CARBON EMISSION SCENARIOS
6    CHANGES IN CO2 EMISSIONS
7    CO2 REDUCTION COSTS
8    ENERGY PRICE IMPACTS

REPORTING FORMS
1    REFERENCE SCENARIO DATA
2    MITIGATION SCENARIO DATA

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