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In this presentation, the characteristics of different consumer segments and their carbon footprints will be examined based on the analysis of consumer expenditure and time-use...

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In this study, carbon footprints of households are estimated based on a combination of physical consumption and monetary-based data. Long-term targets for carbon footprints are...

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Michael
LETTENMEIER
Viivi
TOIVIO

This presentation highlights the following topics.
- Relationships between 2030 mitigation target (NDC) and co-benefits such as health care and air pollution.
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Presentation
English
July 2019 Topics:

The IGES NDC Database compiles the main features of the Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs), which were communicated by the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention...

In 環境科学会誌

Although greenery in urban areas has many functions, such as mitigation of the urban heat island effect, and reduction of rainfall-induced surface runoff, it is difficult to secure...

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Minami
SAKAMOTO
Akio
ONISHI
Peer-reviewed Article
Japanese
July 2019 Topics:
In Climate Policy

Achieving long-term climate mitigation goals in Japan faces several challenges, starting with the uncertain nuclear power policy after the 2011 earthquake, the uncertain...

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Shinichiro
FUJIMORI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
June 2019 Topics:
In International Journal of Building, Urban, Interior and Landscape Technology (BUILT)

The term of “Appropriate Technology (AT)”, introduced by Schumacher which refers to all kind of technologies including environmental technology, has been since developed into a...

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Koji
TAKAKURA

IGES's GHG emissions database aims to compile the latest information on GHG and CO2 emissions, as reported annually by UNFCCC Annex I countries. The data covers the period from from...

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June 2019 Topics:

The "JCM in CHARTS" series aim to provide a comprehensive and easy-to-understand description of the Joint Crediting Mechanism (JCM) in each host country. This version describes the...

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English
June 2019 Topics:

 IGES 京都ユニット第一約束期間全取引データでは、償却または繰越された京都メカニズムクレジットを起源国別、プロジェクトタイプ別にまとめています。また現時点で活用されていないCDMクレジット(CER)の量のデータについても提供しています。(※すべて英語情報となります)
 掲載した情報については可能な限りの正確性を期していますが、...

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Japanese
June 2019 Topics:

IGES Kyoto Units All Transaction Data for the First Commitment Period (CP1) provides all the information on both retired and carried over Kyoto units sorted by originating country...

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English
June 2019 Topics:

IGES Biennial Update Report (BUR) Database provides key information reported in biennial update reports (BURs) submitted by Non-Annex I Countries to the UNFCCC. According to UNFCCC...

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English
June 2019 Topics:
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...

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Devesh
SHARMA
G.M. Tarekul
ISLAM
Rabin
MALLA
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...

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Kaoru
TACHIIRI
Ken'ichi
MATSUMOTO
Peer-reviewed Article
English
June 2019 Topics:

Tämä raportti ehdottaa hiilijalanjälkitavoitteita ja vaihtoehtoja sille, miten yhteiskunta voi elämäntapamuutosten kautta rajoittaa ilmaston lämpenemisen enintään 1,5 asteeseen...

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Michael
LETTENMEIER
Viivi
TOIVIO
Research Report
English
May 2019 Topics:

日本の中期目標(NDC)の引き上げ可能性について、以下の論文の研究成果に基づき発表を行った。
A. Kuriyama, K. Tamura, T. Kuramochi, Can Japan enhance its 2030 greenhouse gas emission reduction targets? Assessment of...

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Presentation
Japanese
May 2019 Topics:

2018年8月に「エネルギー移行委員会 (ETC: Energy Transition Commission)」が「Mission Possible –Reaching Net-Zero Carbon Emissions from Harder-To-Abate Sectors by Mid-Century-」を公表した。本報告書は、炭素中立(Net-Zero...

Briefing Note
Japanese
May 2019 Topics:

The framework of “Just Transition” is important to implement policies towards decarbonisation of power sectors (DPS) in Japan. Using the existing DPS scenarios and employment...

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Naoya
ABE
Presentation
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:

IGES 国別登録簿データは、附属書I国各国が設置している国別登録簿内あるいは複数の登録簿間で、発行・国際移転・償却・取消された京都議定書第一約束期間(CP1)用及び京都議定書第二約束期間(CP2)の京都ユニット量を整理したものです。情報ソースは国連の気候変動枠組条約(UNFCCC)のウェブサイトおよび各国の国別登録簿に関連するウェブサイトでの公開情報です。...

Data/Tool
Japanese
May 2019 Topics:

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