MRV – Measurement/Monitoring, Reporting and Verification - is commonly understood as a series of processes to quantify GHG emission and their change over time. It is a key instrument to understand the level of emissions and the impact of actions aimed at changing emission levels. For this reason, MRV became a keyword as many developed and...
Japan has ambitious GHG reduction targets, aiming to reduce emission against the 1990 baseline by 25% by 2020 and 80% by 2050, an aim which is heavily supported through a variety of legislation during the last two decades. As a heavily urbanized country there is a strong focus on low carbon city development, the most notable programmes deriving...
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