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Discussion Paper
This paper explores the current understanding regarding the Circulating and Ecological Economy (CEE) and the Regional/Local CES concepts put forward by Japan’s Fifth Basic Environment Plan. The CEE and the Regional/Local CES advance a low-carbon, self-reliant, and decentralised society based on living in harmony with nature. The Regional/Local CES...
PR, Newsletter or Other
The Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) and Semarang City Government concluded an agreement to collaborate and support the implementation of City Resilience Strategy (CRS) on 24 May, 2016. IGES provides a total solution on actionable plans by conducting the following activities (Figure 1): 1) Developing low-carbon society scenarios...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Sustainability
Author:
Tomio
Miwa
Morikawa
Takayuki
This paper focuses on understanding the difference between East and West Japan with respect to citizens’ subjective views on renewable energy. A comparative analysis was performed for cities in the east and west because renewable energy is a natural resource unique to each location and suitable for a distributed energy network operated under the...
Commissioned Report
パリ協定に掲げる今世紀後半に脱炭素社会(温室効果ガス排出量が正味ゼロの状態)を実現させるためには、経済成長が著しいアジアにおいて、持続可能な低炭素社会の構築に向けた動きを加速させることが必要である。近年、経済成長著しいアジアの都市では、急激な都市化により、資源やエネルギー消費量が増大し、交通量増加に伴う交通渋滞が頻発しており、生活や経済活動に伴う廃棄物、排水、排ガス、温室効果ガス(GHG)等の排出量が増加するなど、住民の生活環境の悪化を招いている。これらの都市の経済成長を維持しながら快適な生活環境を守っていくには、効率的な資源循環や省エネ施策を推進し、環境負荷を最小限に留める持続可能な都市形成にシフトしていかなければならない。 我が国は、開発途上国においてこのような取組を支援すべく、GHG...
Commissioned Report
急激に都市化する開発途上国の都市においては、経済成長を維持しながら快適で持続可能な都市環境を実現していくために、効率的な資源循環や省エネ施策を推進し、環境負荷を最小限に留める「低炭素でレジリエントな持続可能な社会」への移行が重要な課題となっている。昨今、様々な国際的な枠組において、都市・自治体を含む非国家主体の重要性が認識されてきている。本業務では、このような都市の重要性に鑑み、本邦自治体や企業が有する都市の環境改善ノウハウや技術等を開発途上国の都市の課題やニーズに合致した形で提供することにより、都市間連携の強化を図ることを目的に、自治体のニーズ等の調査、パイロット研修の実施や情報発信業務を行った。
Conference Paper
エネルギー資源学会第34回エネルギーシステム・経済・環境コンファレンス
Author:
Kazuya
Fujiwara
Yuko
Nishida
AIM (Asia-Pacific Integrated Model) team has conducted know-how transfer of Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG)’s building climate action to cities in Malaysia. When we developed low carbon society plan in Iskandar Development Region and Putrajaya and once these plans have been endorsed by city officials, their next challenge is how to make it...
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Discussion Paper
Author:
Bambang
Haryono
Mochamad
Farhan
Muhammad Luthfi Eko
Nugroho
Maryono
Satria
Utama
Hadiyanto
Tomoki
Ehara
Kazuya
Fujiwara
Following up the Presidential Regulation 61/2011 and 71/2011, Semarang City as one of the cities in Indonesia has a liability in the GHG reduction activities. This research on the low carbon society (LCS) scenario for Semarang City are carried out aiming to contribu-tion to promoting climate change actions and policies in the city. This study is...
Presentation
8th LCS-RNet Annual Meeting
In Parallel Session 3.4: sustainable production and consumption as core fields of transition at 8th LCS-R Net Annual Meeting in Wuppertal, Germany, Yasuhiko Hotta made a presentation titled "Sustainable production and consumption in low carbon communities – an Asian perspective".
Presentation
Regional Training on Climate Finance in Southeast Asian countries
On 28-29 March 2016, the Climate Change International Technical and Training Center of the Thailand Greenhouse Gas Management Organization (TGO-CITC) conducted a training on Climate Finance for Southeast Asia. This presentation on Climate Change Science and Policy provides the contents of the first module in this training and covers the following...