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Peer-reviewed Article
In Carbon Management
Author:
Hidenori
Niizawa
Daisuke
Hayashi
China announced the launch of a national emissions trading scheme (ETS) in December 2017 for the regulation of its carbon dioxides emissions. In emissions trading, China is likely to encounter issues different from those encountered by the European Union and other developed countries. This study first identifies the contextual factors that...
Technical Report
Author:
Michael
Lettenmeier
Viivi
Toivio

This report demonstrates that changes in consumption patterns and dominant lifestyles are a critical and integral part of the solutions package to addressing climate change. The report fills a gap in the existing research by establishing global targets for lifestyle carbon footprints, examining current consumption patterns and their impacts on...

Peer-reviewed Article
In Energy Economics
Author:
Yibing
Zhao
Can
Wang
Yuwei
Sun

This paper studies the effect of carbon emission trading schemes in China and identifies the factors that influence companies' willingness to pay for carbon emissions, as expressed by the increase in energy costs due to the national carbon market. A questionnaire with a multiple-bounded discrete choice format was designed and 555 valid samples were...

Working Paper
IGES Working Paper
Author:

本稿では、2009年以降における中国排出量取引制度の発展について振り返り、今後の展開について整理したものであり、1.制度導入の背景および国内政策としての位置づけ、2.パイロットETSの現状、3.今後の展望、の3つ内容に分けられている。
 1.制度導入の背景および国内政策としての位置づけ、においては、中国パイロットETSの始動から国家ETS導入までの歴史的政策文書を精査し、胡錦涛政権と習近平政権における政策論的位置づけについて整理した。
 2.パイロットETSの現状、においては、(1)制度開始に向けたプロセス、法的根拠、(2)パイロットETSの基本情報、(3)対象業種、線引き基準、(4)割当方法論の概要(2省5市)(5)MRV の仕組み、の5つの内容を中心に...

Commentary (Op. Ed)
Author:
Michael
Lettenmeier
Viivi
Toivio

This commentary summarises the key findings and implications of the study on Lifestyle Carbon Footprints: Long-term targets and case studies of the carbon footprints of household consumption. This study introduces and develops an approach to establishing lifestyle carbon footprints: greenhouse gases directly emitted during and indirectly induced by...

Commissioned Report

The basic survey on development of “Asia Pacific 3R White Paper” project conducted the basic survey and institutionalization of experts/researchers group for development for the Asia Pacific 3R white paper (tentative title). In addition, the zero draft of writing guideline for Asia Pacific 3R white paper was developed initially for the development...

Conference Proceeding
Author:
IPSS

In late October 2014, over thirty participants met for a two day workshop on Advancing Education for Sustainable Consumption (ESC) and Sustainable Lifestyles Practices in China. The workshop was organised in cooperation between the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) in Japan and the Environmental Education Center at Beijing Normal...

Presentation
XVIII ISA World Congress of Sociology (Yokohama, Japan; 13-19 July 2014)

Presentation at the World Congress of Sociology based on research in 6 Asian countries (China, Japan, Republic of Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, and Thailand) regarding the current implementation status of ESC in each country and the facilitative roles governments can play in its enhancement.