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In International Journal of Building, Urban, Interior and Landscape Technology (BUILT)

The term of “Appropriate Technology (AT)”, introduced by Schumacher which refers to all kind of technologies including environmental technology, has been since developed into a global discourse on technology advancement and its impacts of implementation on human civilisation as seen from various perspectives. The technology could also relate to the...

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上海市民への防災意識調査から見る意識向上の重要性

In 東アジアへの視点 北九州発アジア情報
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In The First Conference of International Alliance for Sustainable Urbanization and Regeneration, 24-27 Oct 2014, Tokyo University

The challenge confronting by cities today is more daunting than ever. The twin challenges of urbanization and climate change influenced an unmistakable opportunity for city governments to rethink fundamentally how they function and intend to develop their cities. The study identified that conventional planning and its top-down processes with the...

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Financial Sustainability of Modern Composting: The Economically Optimal Scale for Municipal Waste Composting Plant in Developing Asia

In International Journal of Recycling of Organic Waste in Agriculture
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Policy Implementation of the Republic Act (RA) 9003 in the Philippines: A Case Study of Cebu City

In Waste Management
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Planning Resilient Cities: Lessons from the Philippines

In Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on City Planning and Environmental Management in Asian Countries
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In Energy Policy

In this paper we pointed out a hidden inequality in accounting for trade-related emissions in the presence of border carbon adjustment. Under a domestic carbon pricing policy, producers pay for the carbon costs in exchange for the right to emit. Under border carbon adjustment, however, the exporting country pays for the carbon costs of their...

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In 「東アジアへの視点」2013年6月号
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Focused on 2 projects about Grassroots Technical Cooperation JICA by considering the contents of its activities, and its challenges achievement through collaboration and cooperation. After analyzing the Encouraging and Discouraging Factors, as well as exploring effective ways of cooperation between cities, this paper gave suggestion for building...

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In 「日本農業経済学会論文集 2013年度」
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本論文は、中国における温室効果ガス排出の現状と畜産業の状況について簡述した上で、畜産業における温室効果ガス削減の取組(主に戸別バイオガスダイジェスターと大中型バイオガスプラントの建設・使用状況)に焦点を当て、具体的な事例を取り上げながら検証した。最後に、CDM事業を通した日本の対応についても紹介・分析した。

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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...