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Conference Proceeding
Annual Meeting of the Architectural Institute of Japan
Author:
Marco
Reggiani

By reflecting on the case of Imabetsu, this paper explores alternative mechanisms to cope with shrinkage while striving for transitioning to more sustainable development pathways. It argues that rather than fighting against decline, the town should embrace its smaller size while looking within to find alternative ways to sustain the local community...

Conference Proceeding

The Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES), Japan, and The Energy and Resource Institute (TERI), India, organized a session on 07 February 2020 to promote the implementation of Japanese Energy-Efficient Technologies at Gujarat Energy Development Agency (GEDA) and National Productivity Council’s (NPC) ‘State Level Energy Auditors and...

Conference Proceeding
Annual Meeting of the Architectural Institute of Japan
Author:
Marco
Reggiani

This paper explores how high-speed railway (HSR) development can aid the survival of peripheral depopulating regions by increasing their connectivity. It focuses on the recently opened ‘Okutsugaru-Imabetsu Station’ of the Hokkaido Shinkansen in Imabetsu town, the smallest locality in Japan to enjoy a Shinkansen station. Based on this case study...

Conference Proceeding
持続可能なアジア太平洋に関する国際フォーラム(ISAP2019)

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(公財)地球環境戦略研究機関(IGES)および国連大学サステイナビリティ高等研究所(UNU-IAS)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。

ISAP2019の全体テーマは「包摂的な転換(トランジション): 地域循環共生圏の実現に向けたマルチステークホルダーの協力」で...

Conference Proceeding
International Forum for Sustainable Asia and the Pacific (ISAP2019)

The International Forum for Sustainable Asia and the Pacific (ISAP) is held annually to share information and facilitate diverse discussions on sustainable development in Asia and the Pacific, with the participation of front-line experts and diverse stakeholders from international organisations, governments, business and NGOs. ISAP began in 2009 as...

Conference Proceeding
Author:
Prosanto
Pal
Pawan Kumar
Tiwari

The Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES), Japan, and The Energy and Resource Institute (TERI), India, organized an awareness workshop about disseminating Japanese low carbon technologies (LCTs) in India on 30th August 2018 at Ankleshwar Industries Association premises in Ankleshwar, as part of the activities under Japan-India...

Conference Proceeding
CCAC MSWI - City to City Exchange Between Cebu City and Kitakyushu City

CCAC MSWI - City to City Exchange Between Cebu City and Kitakyushu City

This report summarises proceedings of the five-day city exchange programme between Cebu and Kitakyushu during 15-20 November 2015 under the financial assistance of the CCAC MSWI and presents the key learning materials, discussions and findings.

Conference Proceeding

次世代エネルギーワークショップ ~30年後のエネルギー選択を考える~

Author:
木村浩、高橋洋、中村博子、宮城崇志、柳下正治、渡邉理絵
Conference Proceeding
Annual Conference of Japan Society of Environmental Economics and Policy Studies (JSEEPS)
Author:
Lee SangYeop
Yu Shim Jeong

This paper identifies barriers hindering implementation and investment by companies in low-carbon technologies (LCTs) for energy saving and greenhouse gas reduction, through a survey study targeting petrochemical industries in Korea. A total of 35 samples were analyzed by employing statistical analysis and ordered logistic regression. Out of this...