The Low Carbon Technology Partnerships initiative (LCTPi) is a unique program that brings together companies and partners to accelerate the development of low-carbon technology solutions that can help limit global warming.All around the world, forward-thinking companies recognize the immense potential of LCTPi to deliver low-carbon solutions and speed the transition to a low carbon economy. Endorsed by the French Presidency of COP21 as part of the Lima-Paris Action Agenda, LCTPi is led by the WBCSD in partnership with the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) and International Energy Agency (IEA). Why its unique Bringing together over 130 global businesses with other partners to work collaboratively on the climate challenge, no other business led initiative has the size, scale and potential impact of LCTPi. As well as being good for the environment and for society, ambitious climate action is also the biggest business opportunity for the foreseeable future. How it worksLCTPi brings companies and partners together to collaborate on developing and scaling up low-carbon technology. The initiative analyses barriers and identifies solutions, financial requirements, policies and PPP (public-private partnership) opportunities. Key LCTPi announcements will be made at COP21 but more importantly the implementation begins in 2016.