Climate Change Research

We support the development and implementation of effective policies for climate change mitigation and adaptation, drawing on our expertise in engineering, environmental science, and economics.

Read about the climate change research projects we conduct around the world.

Focus Areas

  • Industrial emissions
  • Transportation emissions
  • Landfill emissions
  • Black and organic carbon
  • Carbon sequestration
  • Chlorodifluoromethane (HCFC-22)
  • Trifluoromethane (HFC-23)

Capabilities

  • Emission inventory development and quality assurance
  • Emission mitigation assessments
  • Technology assessments
  • Evaluation of carbon sequestration programs
  • Environmental impact assessment
  • Economic impact analysis

Feature

Modeling the Impact of Climate Change on Water Resources in Latin America
Studying a water conservation map, Latin America

For the Inter-American Development Bank, RTI is developing an integrated modeling system that evaluates the potential im... Read more »