Climate Smart Development in Asia: Transition to Low Carbon and Climate Resilient Economies

Climate Smart Development in Asia: Transition to Low Carbon and Climate Resilient Economies

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ISBN-13: 9781136496912
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 07/03/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 256
File size: 19 MB
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About the Author

Ancha Srinivasan, Frank Hiroshi Ling and Hideyuki Mori are, respectively, Principal Researcher and Manager, Associate Researcher and Vice President at the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) Climate Policy Project, Japan.

Table of Contents

Foreword Hironori Hamanaka Part 1: Introduction 1. Low Carbon Climate-resilient Economies (LCE) in Asia: An Overview Ancha Srinivasan, Frank Hiroshi Ling and Hideyuki Mori Part 2: Case Studies 2. The Potential for Low Carbon Climate-Resilient Economy (LCE) in Japan Frank Hiroshi Ling and Junichi Fujino 3. The Potential for LCE in India Surender Kumar and Shunsuke Managi 4. Challenges and Opportunities for LCE in China: A Case Study of Policies for Wind Development Xiaomei Tan and Brett Rose 5. LCE in Indonesia: A Review of National Programs for GHG Emissions Mitigation and Climate Resilience Frank Hiroshi Ling and Ancha Srinivasan 6. The Potential for Voluntary Approaches to Realize a Low Carbon Economy: Private-Public Partnerships in Taiwan Ju-Han Zoe Wang and Wen-Cheng Hu Part 3: Enabling Conditions 7. Technologies for transition to LCE: A case study of CCS in Asia Frank Hiroshi Ling, Xiangyang Xu and Ancha Srivinasan 8. Financing the low-carbon energy sector in the context of post-2012 climate regime negotiations Kentaro Tamura and Koji Fukuda 9. Enabling the Transition to a Low Carbon Climate Resilient Economy in Asian Cities: Drivers, Barriers and Solutions Heike Schroeder, Jun Li, Harriet Bulkeley, Carine Barbier, Jimin Zhao, Michel Colombier, Shu Yi Chu and Shibani Ghosh 10. Policy Frameworks and Climate Feedbacks for LCE: The Case of Hydropower Yadu Nath Pokhrel, Taikan Oki and Shinjiro Kanae 11. Bioenergy Deployment for a Low Carbon Climate Resilient Economy: Biogas for Cooking in India H.N. Chanakya and P. Balachandra Part 4: The Way Forward 12. LCE in Asia: Looking Back to Move Forward Ancha Srivinasan and Frank Hiroshi Ling

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