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Biofuels and Sustainability book cover

In the beginning of the biofuel boom in the late 2000s, there were high expectations
in many Asian countries that biofuels could enhance energy security, provide jobs,
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Biofuels and Sustainability book cover

This chapter discusses the social and economic impacts of biofuels in East Asia by analyzing four country case studies. Three case study countries are large Asian rapidly developing...

This paper outlines the Talanoa Dialogue and the Global Stocktake, with a view to seeking their mutual implications. In particular, this paper aims: 1) to summarise and provide an...

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Issue Brief
English
July 2018 Topics:
Regional Adaptation Planning and Cooperation in Asia

Global support for promoting adaptation, both in terms of technical and financial assistance is growing, though only a few countries have reached the stage of submitting their NAPs...

Discussion Paper
English
July 2018 Topics:

This report aims to show how the transition to a low-carbon society through the decarbonization of energy systems can bring social and economic benefits and foster countries’...

Policy Report
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June 2018 Topics:
Participatory_Waste_Management_Initiative_Battambang_case_study

As with many other cities in Cambodia, Battambang Municipality faces huge challenges in managing its waste. With no consistent annual budget allocated to waste management services,...

Training Learning
English
June 2018 Topics:

The achievement of long-term targets for climate mitigation in Japan faces several uncertainties with respect to the availability of power generation technologies. Starting with the...

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Shinichiro
FUJIMORI
Mikiko
KAINUMA
Conference Paper
English
June 2018 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...

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The List of Grid Emission Factors aims to provide information to be utilized for research and analysis regarding grid emission factors. Grid Emission Factor refers to CO2 emission...

Data/Tool
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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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Data/Tool
English
May 2018 Topics:
Institutional arrangements for reporting market mechanisms to avoid double counting

Parties to the Paris Agreement agreed to ensure avoidance of double counting of emissions reductions from the use of international market mechanisms. Although useful data may be...

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Working Paper
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May 2018 Topics:

The assessment of mitigation targets is particularly important to provide mitigation opportunities for all stakeholders within a country. This paper assessed the mitigation ambition...

Conference Paper
English
May 2018 Topics:

The Urban Climate Change Research Network's Second Assessment Report on Climate Change in Cities (ARC3.2) is the second in a series of global, science-based reports to examine...

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Patricia
ROMERO-LANKAO
Sarah
BURCH
Sarah
HUGHES
Kate
AUTY
Alex
AYLETT
Kirstin
KRELLENBURG
David
SIMON
Gina
ZIERVOGEL
Anja
WEJS
Book Chapter
English
April 2018 Topics:

IGES's CDM Programme of Activities (PoA) Database aims at providing comprehensive and organised information on PoAs in an easy-to-understand way. It also compiles information on...

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Data/Tool
English
April 2018 Topics:

IGES CDM Investment Analysis Database aims to provide organised information that has been used for investment analysis to demonstrate the additionality of the project activities.The...

Data/Tool
English
April 2018 Topics:

IGES CDM Project Database aims at providing information to be utilized for research and analysis on the process of CDM project development, credit issuance, and the status of its...

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Data/Tool
English
April 2018 Topics:

IGES CDM Monitoring and Issuance Database aims at providing comprehensive, organised information on the CDM projects registered by UNFCCC EB. The listed information helps users to...

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Data/Tool
English
April 2018 Topics:

本稿は、世界13 カ国・地域の気候変動政策に関する情報を紹介しています。
1. アメリカ
2. イギリス
3. 欧州連合(EU)
4. インド
5. カナダ
6. 韓国
7. サウジアラビア
8. タイ
9. 中国
10. ドイツ...

Data/Tool
Japanese
April 2018 Topics:

The NDC Guidance on the “formulation and communication of the NDC mitigation target(s)” (5-year cycle) and the Transparency Framework Guidelines dealing with the “reporting and...

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Discussion Paper
English
April 2018 Topics:

本稿では、クリーン開発メカニズム(CDM)プロジェクト毎に、投資分析に用いられた財務指標を用いて、非追加性の判定を行った。加えて、2017年12月までに発行された認証削減量(CER)に対して非追加的なプロジェクトからのCER量を推計した。本分析によって得られた主な結論は以下の通り。
• 2017年12月までにCDMプロジェクトから発行された1,...

Discussion Paper
Japanese
April 2018 Topics:

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