This presentation introduces IGES project on MRV of organic waste separation at source project in Phitsanulok Municipality in 2013.
MRV at Project Level
Household Hazardous Waste Management: Experiences in Japan and other countries/regions
A new pansharpening method was developed and applied to Landsat 8’s multispectral image bands. It involves adding two new terms to the commonly-used Fast Intensity-Saturation-Hue (FIHS) algorithm: a trend-based modulation factor, and a band modulation factor. The proposed method was tested on an urban study area in Yokohama, Japan and an...
Whither energy security: Ensuring a safe, green and efficient power sector in Thailand
This presentation explains relation between municipal solid waste management and climate change including examples of climate friendly waste management practices.
Current status and future potential of the multi-pollutant approach to air pollution control in Japan, China, and South Korea
Due to a rapid increase in waste generation in Asia, recycling businesses are increasing their already significant contribution to sustainable solid waste management. At the same time, improper practices of recycling businesses can also generate serious health and environmental impacts. There is therefore a clear need to promote the scaling up of...
The European Union’s Emission Trading System (EU-ETS) is currently the world’s largest market for trading greenhouse gas (GHG) emission allowances (also referred to as permits or credits), and is the EU’s ‘flagship’ climate change mitigation policy. However, in its first eight years the EU-ETS has not been the driver of domestic EU climate change...
1. Exploring the catalysts for sustainable building in Europe
2. Case Studies of Individual Buildings
a) High Tech approach: House R128 by Sobek
b) Re-Using existing structures: Air Raid Shelter
c) Greening architecture and cities: Vertical Gardens
d) Re-discovering old building materials: Wooden high-rise building ...