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Peer-reviewed Article
In Resources, Conservation and Recycling
Integration of solar photovoltaics on croplands (“agrivoltaics”) has been promoted as an environmentally-friendly approach for solar energy deployment. Past studies, however, have not considered that these croplands could alternatively be used as sites for expanding agroforestry, a practice which provides important ecosystem services to the...
Conference Proceeding
Workshop on Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Diffusion and Synergies with Resilience and Adaptation
Author:
Damasa
Magcale-Macandog
Jeoffrey
Laruya
In a transition to a net-zero world, large-scale solar PV diffusion is essential in the Philippines and the entire ASEAN region, since its potential is much larger than wind and other renewable energies. Considering the vulnerability of the Philippines and accelerating climate change, it is also vital to make sure that net-zero transition based on...
Conference Proceeding
International Forum for Sustainable Asia and the Pacific (ISAP2023) Summary Report
The International Forum for Sustainable Asia and the Pacific (ISAP) is an international forum where leading experts, international organizations, governments, businesses, and NGOs gather to discuss various aspects of sustainable development in Asia and the Pacific. ISAP is held annually in Japan to promote information sharing and strengthen...
Conference Proceeding
持続可能なアジア太平洋に関する国際フォーラム(ISAP)2023 サマリーレポート
持続可能なアジア太平洋に関する国際フォーラム(International Forum for Sustainable Asia and the Pacific: ISAP)は、第一線で活躍する専門家、国際機関、政府、企業、NGO 関係者が集い、アジア太平洋の持続可能な開発に関する多様な議論を行う国際フォーラムです。主催機関である地球環境戦略研究機関(IGES)が関与している国際的なネットワークと協力しつつ、関係者間の情報共有の促進や連携強化を図ることを目的として、毎年日本で開催しています。2023 年のISAP は、「アジア太平洋における持続可能な社会への移行を加速する:統合、包摂、ローカライゼーションがもたらす変革の可能性」をテーマに、以下の3 つの変革的ダイナミクスに焦点を当てました。
Policy Brief
Author:
Silvia
Francescon
Federico
Tassan-Viol
Eleonora
Cogo
Camilla
Rocca
Marco
Scutari
Ranjula
Bali Swain
Carlo
Andrea Bollino
Sandra
Mitrović
Nica
Weidemeyer
Accounting for around 40 per cent of the world’s economy, 30 per cent of its energy demand and 25 per cent of energy system CO2 emissions, the G7 is called to play a leading role in building consensus towards implementing the goals of the 2015 Paris Agreement. This policy brief argues for the urgency for the G7 to intensify its climate ambition...
Discussion Paper
Author:
Michael
Mehling
This paper conducts a comparative analysis of green industrial policy strategies recently advanced by the European Union (EU) and the United States (U.S.), and extends insights to the evolving policy landscape in Japan. Its analysis underscores how the European strategy is characterized by a systematic approach that balances emissions constraints...
Conference Proceeding
As the climate crisis worsens, the nexus between security considerations and climate is attracting both policy and academic attention. Despite its socio-political importance, the significance of considering climate change from a security and diplomatic perspective has not yet been fully explored in the policy arena and on-the-ground actions. The...
Conference Proceeding
On 8 December 2023, the COP28 Japan Pavilion side event “Accelerating International Collaboration towards a Net-zero and Resilient ASEAN” was organised by the ASEAN Secretariat and the Ministry of the Environment, Japan (MOEJ), inviting ASEAN Member State (AMS) representatives, youth, and a European research organisation, and had a panel discussion...
Non Peer-reviewed Article
鉄鋼業、化学工業、窯業・土石製品や航空・海運部門は「排出削減が困難なセクター」と呼ばれています。素材産業では製造過程で大きなエネルギーを必要とし、原料に化石燃料が利用されていることなどから、再生可能エネルギーや代替原料の利用などによる排出削減の取り組みが進められています。また、これらの産業の脱炭素化を加速するには、技術開発だけでなく、代替製品の利用や使い捨ての削減など、社会全体の需要側の対策も必要です。航空・海運部門でも近年2050年ネットゼロを目標に、代替燃料の開発が進められていますが、コストや持続可能性の面で実装に向けてさまざまな課題を抱えています。  本特集では、これら排出削減が困難なセクターにおける削減シナリオ、技術開発の現状と課題、ビジネスの事例などを紹介いただき...