Peer-reviewed Articles

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In Land

This study uses a spatially-explicit land-use/land-cover (LULC) modeling approach to model and map the future (2016–2030) LULC of the area surrounding the Laguna de Bay of...

Author: 
Kotaro
IIZUKA
Akio
ONISHI
Damasa B.
MAGCALE-MACANDOG
Milben
BRAGAIS
Peer-reviewed Article
English
June 2017 Topics:
In Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy

After COP21, it is a matter of urgency to build capacity for low-carbon development via relationships between developed and developing countries. The new model supporting developing...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2017
In 環境経済・政策学会誌

2015年に合意された2つの国際的な取り決め、すなわち「持続可能な開発目標(SDGs)を含む持続可能な開発のための2030アジェンダ」と気候変動枠組み条約加盟国による「パリ協定」を踏まえて国際社会が目指す持続可能な社会経済実現の鍵として,「持続可能な消費と生産(SCP)」,とりわけOne Planet Living(地球一個分の暮らし)...

Peer-reviewed Article
Japanese
April 2017
In Environment and Natural Resources Research

This paper analyses roles of integrated approach to establish a regional mechanism for sustainable hydropower development in the Mekong River Basin. Based on a critical review of...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
March 2017 Topics:
In Computers, Environment and Urban Systems

Land cover change (LCC) can have a significant impact on human and environmental well-being. LCC maps derived from historical remote sensing (RS) images are often used to evaluate...

Author: 
Kotaro
IIKUKA
Milben
BRAGAIS
Damasa B.
MAGCALE-MACANDOG
Peer-reviewed Article
English
March 2017
In Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews

This study conducted a comparative assessment and a meta-analysis of 48 greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction scenarios based on bottom-up energy system analyses for 2030...

Author: 
Takeshi
KURAMOCHI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2017
In Energy Policy

This paper contributes to understanding national variations in using low-carbon electricity sources by comparing the evolution of nuclear, wind and solar power in Germany and Japan...

Author: 
Aleh
CHERP
Vadim
VINICHENKO
Jessica
JEWELL
Miklós
ANTAL
Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2017
In Applied Energy

This study estimates the effect of carbon pricing for CO2 mitigation in China’s cement industry. The statistics
and prediction show that cement production initially...

Author: 
Yongbin
FAN
Can
WANG
Peer-reviewed Article
English
January 2017 Topics:
In Energy Policy

This paper assesses to what extent CO2 emissions from electricity in the residential sector can be further reduced in Japan beyond its post-2020 mitigation target (known as “...

Author: 
Takashi
KURAMOCHI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
January 2017
In MATTER: International Journal of Science and Technology

Due to ever increasing demand, the electronics industry has been growing at a rapid pace, and therefore handling and management of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE)...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
December 2016 Topics:
In Land

Assessment of the progress of the Aichi Biodiversity Targets set by the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) and the safeguarding of ecosystems from the perverse negative...

Author: 
Shogoro
FUJIKI
Ryota
AOYAGI
Atsushi
TANAKA
Nobuo
IMAI
Arif Data
KUSMA
Yuyun
KURNIAWAN
Ying Fah
LEE
John Baptist
SUGAU
Joan T.
PEREIRA
Kanehiro
KITAYAMA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
December 2016 Topics:
In International Journal of Climate Change Strategies and Management

This paper aims to assess climate change-related non-economic loss and damage (NELD) through case studies of Bangladesh and Japan, evaluate how NELD are addressed in these countries...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
November 2016
In Journal of Cleaner Production

Food waste remains a critical issue in Japan, especially in light of the country's low food self-sufficiency rate and shortage of available landfill sites for waste disposal. In...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
October 2016 Topics:
In Journal of Environmental Protection

This paper modifies and uses an advanced computable general equilibrium model coupled with biophysical data on land and water resources by agro-ecological zone at the river basin...

Author: 
Farzad
TAHERIPOUR
Thomas W.
HERTEL
Badri
NARAYANAN
Sebnem
SAHIN
Anil
MARKANDYA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
October 2016 Topics:
In Biological Conservation

Supply of non-timber Forest Products (NTFPs) is an important provisioning ecosystem service. It is often argued that forest conservation contributes to poverty alleviation through...

Author: 
Shoko
SAKAI
Yee Keong
CHOY
Keiko
KISHIMOTO-YAMADA
Kohei
T. TAKANO
Masahiro
ICHIKAWA
Yumi
KATO
Ryoji
SODA
Masayuki
USHIO
Izuru
SAIZEN
Tohru
NAKASHIZUKA
Takao
ITIOKA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
October 2016 Topics:
In Forests

This paper presents the results of two national-level studies of REDD+ governance values in Nepal and Papua New Guinea (PNG), using a hierarchical framework of principles, criteria...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
September 2016
In Journal of Cleaner Production

Drawing from papers in this special volume (SV), this introductory paper on absolute reductions argues that the magnitude, scope and urgency of the sustainability challenge require...

Author: 
Raimund
BLEISCHWITZ
Arnold
TUKKER
Heinz
SCHANDL
Peer-reviewed Article
English
September 2016 Topics:
In Journal of Cleaner Production

Special Issue on: Absolute Reductions in Material Throughput, Energy Use and Emissions

Editor: 
Arnold
TUKKER
Raimund
BLEISCHWITZ
Sylvia
LOREK
Philip
VERGRAGT
Bas
DE LEEUW
Peer-reviewed Article
English
September 2016 Topics:
In Sustainability

A key but contentious aspect of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is the means of implementation (MOI). Many developing countries emphasize the importance of international
...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
September 2016
In palawija

Various forms of sustainable agriculture have been promoted in the Asia and Pacific region, with organic agriculture constituting the single most important form. There is a...

Author: 
Masakazu
ICHIMURA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
August 2016 Topics:

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