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国連気候変動枠組条約(UNFCCC)の下、各国が2020年以降の約束草案を提出する中、市場メカニズムの役割が重要である。このうち、二国間クレジット制度(JCM)は、UNFCCCの究極的な目的である気候変動の安定化に貢献する、新たな市場メカニズムである。本稿では、JCMの制度構築の現状に基づき、JCMによる追加的な排出削減への貢献について考察する。 Remarks: English version: http://pub.iges.or.jp/modules/envirolib/view.php?docid=6150
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Based on the current status of the JCM as a scheme, the working paper discusses how it will contribute to realising additional greenhouse gas emissions reductions. The JCM that the Government of Japan advances jointly with partnering developing country governments is a mechanism for implementing projects that deliver greenhouse gas emissions...
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The Rio+20 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development has identified green economy as one of the important tools for achieving sustainable development, which can provide a significant opportunity to the shift to a new global economic paradigm. Mobilising investments at the economy-wide level towards green sectors and to the greening of...
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This study conducted a comparative assessment of 48 greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction scenarios for 2030 reported in seven studies published since 2011 and based on bottom-up energy system analyses. This study conducted two sets of analyses. First, the scenarios were categorized into four mitigation effort levels and assessed the value...
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<要旨> 本稿では、現在公表されている18 GWにおよぶ石炭火力発電の新規建設及び更新(以下、設備追加)計画が日本の温暖化対策に関する中期目標(2030年目標)及び長期目標(2050年目標)に与える影響について分析した。加えて、これらの目標の達成に向けて電力業界全体の実効性のある取組が講じられた際の、石炭火力発電設備に対する経済的リスクについて考察した。 中期目標(2030年目標)の国際的評価と石炭火力発電の設備追加計画が与える影響 2015年4月30日に、日本政府は「2030年度に2013年度比26%削減(2005年度比25.4%削減)」とする約束草案要綱を発表し、長期エネルギー需給見通し骨子を了承した。本骨子では、「2030年の時点での電源構成として原子力発電を20~22%...
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Author:
Tim Cadman
Tek Maraseni
This discussion paper presents the Action Research Project to Develop a National Quality-of-governance Standard for REDD+ and the Forest Sector in Nepal, which was launched by IGES, Griffith University and the University of Southern Queensland in 2011. The process of developing a voluntary national standard in Nepal through online surveys, key...
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This paper presents the experience of Kitakyushu City, one of the environmental model cities in Japan, in achieving an efficient and closed-loop management of material resources, reducing the amount of waste produced and to be landfilled. Based on the national legislation, Kitakyushu City has developed its first Basic Plan for Municipal Solid Waste...