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Issue Brief
Author:
Ken Howard
Ricardo Hirata
Kelly Warner
Radu Gogu
Daniel Nkhuwa
KEY MESSAGES • groundwater is a major source of urban supply worldwide and aquifer storage represents a key resource for achieving water-supply security under climate change and extended drought • private waterwell construction for urban in-situ self-supply tends to escalate as a ‘coping strategy’ during periods of inadequate utility water service,...
Research Report

Enabling Asia to Stabilise the Climate

Editor:
Nishioka Shuzo
Research Report

The Economics of Green Growth: New indicators for sustainable societies

Author:
Masahiro
SATO
Masayuki
SATO
Tetsuya
TSURUMI
Hideyuki
MIZOBUCHI
Hidemichi
FUJI
Yutaka
ITO
Kenta
TANAKA
BHATTACHARYA Tania Ray
Huijiuan
CAO
Hiromitsu
KAWAHARA
Issue Brief
2015年8月3日にオバマ大統領は、大気浄化法のもとで既存の火力発電所からのCO2排出を規制するクリーン・パワー・プランと、新設火力発電所に対するCO2排出基準(炭素汚染基準)を発表しました。 2030年までの火力発電所からのCO2排出を2005年に比べ32%削減する大変意欲的な内容です。オバマ政権による最も重要な気候変動政策と位置づけられているこれらの米国環境保護庁(EPA)による規制について、その内容とともに、規制によるCO2排出削減便益を含む費用便益分析の内容、およびこれらの規制に対する産業界・世論の動向を含めて解説いたします。 Remarks: 2015年10月14日  「2.2既存の火力発電所に対する排出削減目標値の設定(CPP)」において...
Research Report
This report aims to (i) conceptualise and analyse the relationships between microfinance and adaptation, (ii) map out what could be considered good microfinance practice for adaptation, or “adaptation-oriented microfinance,” and (iii) identify types of adaptation projects and activities that microfinance institutions (MFIs) could be involved in to...
Research Report
This research report has been prepared to provide an overview of the Japan 2050 Low Carbon Navigator (Low Carbon Navigator), how it works, and what its assumptions are. Section I introduces the Low Carbon Navigator to the audience, providing the background of the initiative as well as a description of the model. Section II explains the fundamental...