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Peer-reviewed Article
In Energy Policy
An online social survey was conducted to reveal household electricity-saving behaviour and its relationship with participation in social group activities, as well as face-to-face and online social interactions, i.e. information sources used and information dissemination through personal networks, in a disaster-affected region of Kanagawa, Japan,...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Environmental Science & Policy
Author:
Takaaki
Kato
This study uses an experimental social survey in two large Japanese cities to explore citizens’ attitudes toward international voluntary carbon offsetting that encourages low carbon development in developing countries. In particular, the study focuses on whether the offsetting is a contribution to meet national target of greenhouse gas (GHG)...
Peer-reviewed Article
In 環境情報科学 学術研究論文集
本研究は、地方自治体における国際環境協力の実施に影響を及ぼす要因を明確にすることを目的とする。とりわけ、政治的要因、行政余力などの行政的要因および地域間の波及要因が環境協力の実施や関連予算額の決定に対して影響を与えるのか、計量分析により検討する。計量分析の結果、革新知事、職員数に占める環境関連職員の割合や地域間の波及要因が環境協力実施に影響を及ぼすこと、また、職員数に占める環境関連職員の割合が、環境協力予算額の決定に影響を及ぼすことが確認された。
Peer-reviewed Article
In Journal of Cleaner Production
This study measures industrial energy saving activities (ESAs) in the Republic of Korea and identifies their determinant factors by a questionnaire survey to the energy-intensive companies. More than 90% of the samples have practiced the institutional and managerial ESAs, requiring relatively lower costs and efforts. Although the companies have...
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In Environment and Urbanization Asia
The solid waste sector is a significant contributor to methane (CH4) emissions with a global warming potential (GWP) of 21 times more than that of CO2 bringing the need for preventive actions from this sector. In the recent years composting projects both centralized and decentralized have proved to be addressing this issue. However, much of the...
Peer-reviewed Article

Policy Application of Economy-Wide Material Flow Accounting: International Comparison and Suggestions for Capacity Development in Industrializing Countries

In Journal of Industrial Ecology
Peer-reviewed Article

日本分散型生活汚水処理技術与設施建設状況分析

In CHINA WATER & WASTEWATER
Author:
水落元之
常 杪
Peer-reviewed Article
In 20th Conference of the International Input-Output Association
Author:
Hiroaki Shirakawa
Growing regional inequality and environmental degradation associated with interregional trade in Asia Pacific Area has been considered one of the major barriers in achieving sustainable development. Decomposition of economic structure at the regional level can help analyze these problems. This study applies Block Structural Path Analysis to the...