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In ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing

Deep learning (DL) algorithms have seen a massive rise in popularity for remote-sensing image analysis over the past few years. In this study, the major DL concepts pertinent to...

Author: 
Lei
MA
Yu
LIU
Xueliang
ZHANG
Yuanxin
YE
Gaofei
LIN
Peer-reviewed Article
English
June 2019 Topics:
In Energy Policy

This study investigates the stringency of Japan's greenhouse gas emissions reduction target for 2030 (nationally determined contribution: NDC), focusing on the macroeconomic...

Author: 
Takeshi
KURAMOCHI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2019 Topics:
In International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction

Microfinance institutions (MFIs) in Bangladesh provide a variety of financial services to poor households that can help them cope with natural disasters (e.g. floods) and adapt to...

Author: 
M.A. Baqui
KHALILY
Akio
ONISHI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2019 Topics:
In Environmental Science & Policy

Forest conservation is a key component of multilateral environmental agreements related to biodiversity conservation (Convention on Biological Diversity; CBD)) and climate change (...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2019 Topics:
In Heliyon

The Gomti River in Lucknow City, India, was an important source of water for the
different uses few decades ago. However, because of the rapid global changes,
current...

Author: 
Peer-reviewed Article
English
December 2018 Topics:
In Case Studies on Transport Policy

A large proportion of Asia’s urban population is served by informal modes of transport known as paratransit. Many of the vehicles in this informal sector contribute to rising air...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
March 2018 Topics:
In Groundwater for Sustainable Development

Considering the finite volume of fresh water resources, managing its quality and quantity sustainably is one of
the greatest challenges because of complex global changes. This...

Author: 
Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2018 Topics:
In Resources, Conservation & Recycling

Methodology development on macro-level environmental impact associated with material use in Japan.

Author: 
Sébastien
M.R.DENTE
Daisuke
TANAKA
Seiji
HASHIMOTO
Peer-reviewed Article
English
December 2017 Topics:
In Procedia Engineering

Governments are increasingly seeking low-cost ways to curb residential energy use. This article examines the effect of one such innovative approach to energy savings in Bogor,...

Author: 
Regan Leonardus
KASWANTO
Hadi Susilo
ARIFIN
Nurhayati
ARIFIN
Aris
MUNANDAR
Mochamad
MUCHTAR
Kei
GOMI
Tsuyoshi
FUJITA
Kaohisa
KOAKUTSU
Peer-reviewed Article
English
September 2017 Topics:
In Sustainable Cities and Society

Literature suggests a significant potential for synergies among climate change adaptation and mitigation (CCA & M) policies, especially in urban areas. However, the...

Author: 
Damasa B.
MAGCALE-MACANDOG
Milben A.
BRAGAIS
Paula B
MACANDOG
Peer-reviewed Article
English
July 2017 Topics:
In Computers, Environment and Urban Systems

Land cover change (LCC) can have a significant impact on human and environmental well-being. LCC maps derived from historical remote sensing (RS) images are often used to evaluate...

Author: 
Kotaro
IIKUKA
Milben
BRAGAIS
Damasa B.
MAGCALE-MACANDOG
Peer-reviewed Article
English
March 2017
In Energy Policy

This paper contributes to understanding national variations in using low-carbon electricity sources by comparing the evolution of nuclear, wind and solar power in Germany and Japan...

Author: 
Aleh
CHERP
Vadim
VINICHENKO
Jessica
JEWELL
Miklós
ANTAL
Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2017
In Journal of Cleaner Production

Special Issue on: Absolute Reductions in Material Throughput, Energy Use and Emissions

Editor: 
Arnold
TUKKER
Raimund
BLEISCHWITZ
Sylvia
LOREK
Philip
VERGRAGT
Bas
DE LEEUW
Peer-reviewed Article
English
September 2016 Topics:
In Journal of Cleaner Production

Drawing from papers in this special volume (SV), this introductory paper on absolute reductions argues that the magnitude, scope and urgency of the sustainability challenge require...

Author: 
Raimund
BLEISCHWITZ
Arnold
TUKKER
Heinz
SCHANDL
Peer-reviewed Article
English
September 2016 Topics:
In Journal of Cleaner Production

This study estimates how carbon price affects diffusion of low carbon technologies using data collected from 60 iron & steel companies in China. The analysis indicates that the...

Author: 
Xue
GAO
Peer-reviewed Article
English
August 2016 Topics:
In Energy

This study estimates the effect of using carbon pricing to promote the diffusion of low carbon technologies based on data collected from 78 cement companies in China. The analysis...

Author: 
Peer-reviewed Article
English
July 2016 Topics:
In Forest Policy and Economics

Forest ecosystems worldwide are increasingly subjected to human intervention, leading commentators to argue that forests should be viewed as anthropogenic ecosystems. REDD+ is an...

Author: 
Timothy
CADMAN
Tek
MARASENI
Ma, Hwan Ok
Peer-reviewed Article
English
May 2016 Topics:
Peer-reviewed Article
English
March 2016
In Renewable Energy

Waste-to-Energy (WtE) technologies seem to be an option to tackle the growing waste management problems in developing Asia. This paper presents a quantitative assessment of the...

Author: 
Nirmala
MENIKPURA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2016 Topics:
In Applied Geography

We use crowdsourced GIS data from OpenStreetMap to help automate the mapping of land cover in Landsat satellite imagery. The OpenStreetMap data had limited area coverage, but was...

Author: 
Kotaro
IIZUKA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2016 Topics:

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