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In Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews

Combining bioenergy and nature conservation: An example in wetlands

Author: 
Indrek
MELTS
Mari
IVASK
Mohan
GEETHA
Katrin
HEINSOO
Peer-reviewed Article
English
September 2019
In APN Science Bulletin

The Ganges basin provides essential water for drinking, irrigation, industrial use and power generation. Global climate change will affect the water availability in the basin and...

Author: 
Devesh
SHARMA
G.M. Tarekul
ISLAM
Rabin
MALLA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
June 2019 Topics:
In ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing

Deep learning (DL) algorithms have seen a massive rise in popularity for remote-sensing image analysis over the past few years. In this study, the major DL concepts pertinent to...

Author: 
Lei
MA
Yu
LIU
Xueliang
ZHANG
Yuanxin
YE
Gaofei
LIN
Peer-reviewed Article
English
June 2019 Topics:
In Applied Energy

This study evaluates the effect of climate uncertainties on the transformations in the global energy system needed for realizing mitigation targets in the long term. Climate...

Author: 
Kaoru
TACHIIRI
Ken'ichi
MATSUMOTO
Peer-reviewed Article
English
June 2019 Topics:
GAR19
In UNISDR Global Assessment Report 19

This paper presents results from a regional survey conducted on the globalization of local risks through investments in the vulnerable regions of Asia. Some countries that have been...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
May 2019 Topics:
GAR19
In UNISDR Global Assessment Report 19

This paper evaluates the current institutional and policy environment in the ASEAN region, which is known as one of the most vulnerable regions to climate change impacts in the...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
May 2019 Topics:
In Sustainability

Over the last 25 years, the global area of certified forests has grown rapidly and voluntary forest certification has become recognized as an eective tool to engage international...

Author: 
Allison
LEWIN
Karen
MO
Sara
GABAI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
May 2019 Topics:
In Environmental Monitoring and Assessment

Finite freshwater sources are facing huge threats both for quality and quantity from uncertain global changes, namely population growth, rapid urbanization, and climate change....

Author: 
Peer-reviewed Article
English
May 2019 Topics:
In Journal of Cleaner Production

Considering the great significance of residential sector for deep decarbonisation in the medium and long term, this study analyses the effectiveness of an emissions visualisation...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
May 2019 Topics:
In Climate Change & Environmental Sustainability

The last century has been largely characterised by (among many other things) increasing urbanisation, with cities across the world (including India) expanding in both number and...

Author: 
Shalini
DHYANI
Paras
PUJARI
Anil Kumar
GUPTA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2019 Topics:
In Nature Sustainability

Sustainability and resilience for transformation in the urban century

Author: 
Thomas
ELMQVIST
Erik
ANDERSSON
Niki
FRANTZESKAKI
Timon
MCPHEARSON
Per
OLSSON
Owen
GAFFNEY
Carl
FOLKE
Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2019
In Applied Water Science

Achieving water security and availability for all is among the principle agenda of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. To achieve the goal of water security, particularly in...

Author: 
Chitresh
SARASWAT
Ram
AVTAR
Prashant
BHALANI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2019 Topics:
In Nature Communications

While Southeast Asia’s forests play important roles in biodiversity conservation and global carbon (C) balance, the region is also a deforestation hotspot. Here, we consider the...

Author: 
Ronald C
ESTOQUE
Makoto
OOBA
Valerio
AVITABILE
Yasuaki
HIJIOKA
Takuya
TOGAWA
Yuji
MURAYAMA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2019 Topics:
In Energy Policy

This study investigates the stringency of Japan's greenhouse gas emissions reduction target for 2030 (nationally determined contribution: NDC), focusing on the macroeconomic...

Author: 
Takeshi
KURAMOCHI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2019 Topics:
In Water

Rapid changes in land use and land cover pattern have exerted an irreversible change on different natural resources, and water resources in particular, throughout the world....

Author: 
Mrittika
BASU
Chtiresh
SARASWAT
Binay
MISHRA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2019 Topics:
In サステイナビリティ研究

持続可能な開発目標(SDGs)は、着実に社会に浸透しているが、本当に世界で目指すべき目標なのだろうか。また、多様な主体が関与する SDGs に対し、いかにして実施を効果的に進めていけばよいのだろうか。これらの疑問に答えるため、本稿では、第一に、SDGs の意義を検討し、第二に、主に日本を対象に、SDGs を実施していくにあたってのマルチレベル・...

Author: 
Peer-reviewed Article
Japanese
March 2019 Topics:
In Carbon Management

Lack of robust data to assess the effects of different policies may hamper the design and implementation of effective solutions to reduce traffic emissions. This study analyzed the...

Author: 
Nguyen Thi Kim
OANH
Lai Nguyen
HUY
Didin Agustian
PERMADI
Puji
LESTARI
Asep
SOFYAN
Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2019 Topics:
In International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction

Microfinance institutions (MFIs) in Bangladesh provide a variety of financial services to poor households that can help them cope with natural disasters (e.g. floods) and adapt to...

Author: 
M.A. Baqui
KHALILY
Akio
ONISHI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2019 Topics:
In Environmental Science & Policy

Forest conservation is a key component of multilateral environmental agreements related to biodiversity conservation (Convention on Biological Diversity; CBD)) and climate change (...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2019 Topics:
In Small Carnivore Conservation

Bornean Ferret Badger Melogale everetti is endemic to the uplands of the Mount Kinabalu and the Crocker Range, Sabah, north Borneo; it is currently categorized as Endangered on The...

Author: 
Hidemi
NAGANO
Keiichi
OKADA
Yoshihiro
NAKASHIMA
Jamili
NAIS
Kenehiro
KITAYAMA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
January 2019 Topics:

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