National strategy and action plan for low carbon development, 2012

The National Strategy and Action Plan for Low Carbon Development was prepared to enable Bhutan to fulfill its commitment of remaining carbon neutral. In other words, it will help in ensuring that national emissions of greenhouse gasses (GHG) remain less than the national sequestration capacity. The strategy comprises of various scenarios analysing development paths from 2005 till 2040. As a supplement to the scenarios the action plan presents a number of short- and medium-term interventions to achieve sustainable economic development through green growth.