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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 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)...

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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 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 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 The HDCA 2016 Conference: Capability and Diversity in a Global Society, 1-3 September 2016

This paper discusses the experience and lessons learned from the development of a new environmental learning programme and materials for the junior high schools in Mandalay City...

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English
September 2016 Topics:
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
...

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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:
In PLoS ONE

Both hydropower dams and global warming pose threats to freshwater fish diversity. While the extent of global warming may be reduced by a shift towards energy generation by large...

Author: 
Yuichi Kano
David Dudgeon
So Nam
Katsutoshi Watanabe
Chaiwut Grudpan
Jarungjit Grudpan
Wichan Magtoon
Prachya Musikasinthorn
Phuong Thanh Nguyen
Bounthob Praxaysonbath
Tomoyuki Sato
Koichi Shibukawa
Yukihiro Shimatani
Apinun Suvarnaraksha
Wataru Tanaka
Phanara Thach
Dac Dinh Tran
Tomomi Yamashita
Kenzo Utsugi
Peer-reviewed Article
English
August 2016 Topics:
In Journal of Cleaner Production

This study estimates how carbon price affects diffusion of low carbon technologies using data collected from 60 iron & steel companies in China. The analysis indicates that the...

Author: 
Xue GAO
Peer-reviewed Article
English
August 2016 Topics:
In Journal of Applied Remote Sensing

Multiresolution segmentation and rule-based classification techniques are used to classify objects from very high-resolution satellite images of urban areas. The major contribution...

Author: 
HAQUE Md. Enamul
AL-RAMADAN Baqer
Peer-reviewed Article
English
July 2016 Topics:
In The International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences

Developing countries must submit forest reference emission levels (FRELs) to the UNFCCC to receive incentives for REDD+ activities (e.g. reducing emissions from deforestation/forest...

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English
July 2016 Topics:
In Energy

This study estimates the effect of using carbon pricing to promote the diffusion of low carbon technologies based on data collected from 78 cement companies in China. The analysis...

Author: 
Peer-reviewed Article
English
July 2016 Topics:
In Journal of Cleaner Production

Responding to the climate change, Korea has been establishing a domestic policy framework for promoting energy saving and greenhouse gases reduction, with the expansion of low...

Author: 
Peer-reviewed Article
English
June 2016 Topics:
In The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology
Author: 
Azlan Mohamed
Joanna Ross
Andrew J. Hearn
Susan M. Cheyne
Raymond Alfred
Henry Bernard
Ramesh Boonratana
Matt Heydon
Dave M. Augeri
Jedediah F. Brodie
Anthony Giordano
Gabriella Fredriksson
Jon Hall
Brent Loken
Yoshihiro Nakashima
John D. Pilgrim
Rustam
Gono Semiadi
Tim van Berkel
Jason Hon
Norman T-L. Lim
Andrew J. Marshall
John Mathai
David W. Macdonald
Christine Breitenmoser-Würsten
Stephanie Kramer-Schadt
Andreas Wilting
Peer-reviewed Article
English
May 2016 Topics:
In The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology
Author: 
Andreas Wilting
Susan M. Cheyne
Azlan Mohamed
Andrew J. Hearn
Joanna Ross
Ramesh Boonratana
Andrew J. Marshall
Jedediah F. Brodie
Anthony Giordiano
James A. Eaton
Jon Hall
John D. Pilgrim
Matt Heydon
Gono Semiadi
Erik Meijaard
David W. Macdonald
Christine Breitenmoser-Würsten
Stephanie Kramer-Schadt
Peer-reviewed Article
English
May 2016 Topics:
In The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology
Author: 
Rustam
Andrew J. Hearn
Joanna Ross
Raymond Alfred
Matt Heydon
Susan M. Cheyne
Jedediah F. Brodie
Anthony J. Giordano
Henry Bernard
Ramesh Boonratana
Brent Loken
Azlan Mohamed
Mohd-Azlan Jayasilan
Dave M. Augeri
James Eaton
Jason Hon
Andrew J. Marshall
John Mathai
Gono Semiadi
David W. Macdonald
Christine Breitenmoser-Würsten
Stephanie Kramer-Schadt
Andreas Wilting
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English
May 2016 Topics:

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