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Environment and Climate Change

Research

Environment and Climate Change

Renewable Energy | Power Infrastructure | Biodiversity Conservation | Circular Economy | Green Growth | Carbon Footprint

Climate change is an immense global challenge. ERIA endeavours to help the environment through its research on renewable energy, power infrastructure, carbon footprint, biodiversity conservation, and food supply chain. In addition, ERIA conducts studies on circular economy, sustainability assessment, energy policy suggestions, sustainable development policy advices, energy market integration propositions, inclusive green growth model, new development model, and many more.

Publications

27 December 2023
Green Finance and Renewable Energy in ASEAN and East Asia edited by Phoumin, Taghizadeh-Hesary and Kimura provides several [...]
15 December 2023
This study aims to address urgent issues surrounding electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) waste and present policy recommendations [...]
30 November 2023
The Blue Economy has emerged as a compelling strategy for safeguarding inland water and ocean resources while fostering [...]
28 November 2023
Viet Nam’s impressive economic growth has been driven by a socialist-oriented market economy often recognised as [...]
7 July 2023
Climate change has resulted in a surge in natural disasters, and the Asia-Pacific region alone contributes to over [...]
30 June 2023
The increasing electricity demand in the ASEAN region, driven by steady economic growth, necessitates a well-balanced and optimal [...]
28 April 2023
This report by the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) for RKC-MPD ERIA aims to provide an overview [...]
2 February 2023
As carbon dioxide emission reductions become increasingly urgent to counter climate change, many nations have announced net-zero emissions [...]
30 September 2022
This book combines the fundamentals of industrial organization theories based on microeconomic foundations, applied econometrics and environmental and [...]
16 September 2022
The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic has caused trade disruptions; a drop in foreign direct investment; and scarring effects [...]
21 July 2022
During the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) in Glasgow, United Kingdom, many countries committed to achieving [...]
17 June 2022
The Hydrogen Demand and Supply Potential Study: Phase 3  assesses and forecasts hydrogen production potential using unused or [...]
14 June 2022
The COVID-19 pandemic is an unprecedented global health crisis. To contain the disease, governments in ASEAN and East [...]
31 May 2022
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is one of the most dynamic and fastest growing economic regions [...]
30 March 2022
This report was prepared under the Asia CCUS Network umbrella and focuses on the cost of Carbon Capture [...]
27 January 2022
Asia’s historical development is at a crossroads. Twenty months into the coronavirus pandemic, the cumulative economic [...]
27 July 2021
The study on financial restrictions on coal-fired power is timely and of crucial importance for providing Asia’[...]
1 July 2021
The Summary of ERIA Research Projects 2020-2021 provides an overview of both new and ongoing projects that [...]
9 June 2021
This book provides several up-to-date empirical policy-oriented studies on assessing the impacts of climate change on various economic [...]
31 March 2021
This study empirically examines how economic and social activities in Asia were affected by the COVID-19 pandemic by [...]
22 January 2021
Mongolia has been achieving stable economic growth over the last 10 years. This has resulted in a significant increase [...]
31 December 2020
Throughout fiscal year 2019–2020 ERIA conducted the phase 2 study on hydrogen demand and supply potential in the East [...]
14 December 2020
We examine the impact of exposure to plentiful rainfall while in utero on the cognitive development of the [...]
Globalisation, technological advancement, and resource consumption have historically served humanity well by typically delivering both economic growth and [...]
12 November 2020
The Mekong Subregion (MSR) has been a model subregional development initiative, having achieved high economic growth and rapid [...]
11 November 2020
Efforts to decarbonise the transport sectors are now greater than ever in the East Asia Summit countries. With [...]
20 October 2020
To reduce the risk of COVID-19 and the leakage of plastic waste to the ocean, waste collection and [...]
20 October 2020
Japan and Thailand are geographically similar in that both countries have a vast coastline and a population that [...]
23 September 2020
This paper uses the current results of the Basin-wide water resource development scenario assessment of the Council Study [...]
4 September 2020
No industry is immune from accidents. In relation to nuclear power, safe use focuses on unintended conditions or [...]
4 August 2020
All over the world, public acceptance of nuclear power is a crucial factor in decisions on public and [...]
2 July 2020
The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has raised issues with waste management. In Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) countries, [...]
29 June 2020
This paper analyses the long-term impacts of large-scale disasters on the economic growth of developing countries in the [...]
27 May 2020
Global Solutions Journal, April 2020, Issue 5, Global Solutions Summit 2020 Edition, pp 106-114 Venkatachalam Anbumozhi, Economic Research Institute [...]
22 April 2020
The spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and the resulting reduction in demand for products and services will [...]
14 February 2020
Placing Asian economies on a low-carbon path requires an unprecedented shift in private investment and new financing models. [...]
22 January 2020
International Journal of Environmental Research, February 2020, Volume 14, Issue 1, pp 29–41 Kazi Arif [...]
7 January 2020
The threat of disasters and climate change to the global food supply is growing. In the developing countries [...]
27 December 2019
Climate change tends to increase the frequency and intensity of weather-related natural disasters, which put many people at [...]
23 December 2019
Climate change tends to increase the frequency and intensity of weather-related natural disasters, which put many people at [...]
26 September 2019
Indonesia has the largest economic exclusive zone in Asia, and Japan the second largest. Marine resources are their [...]
22 February 2019
In response to regulatory policies on environmental and consumer safety, firms implement various initiatives to enhance their environmental [...]
1 October 2017
In East Asia, the path of economic integration that started at the end of World War II, through [...]
9 May 2017
Stranded assets are those that have suffered unanticipated or premature write-downs, lost value, or turned into liabilities due [...]
31 March 2017
Climate and agriculture are closely linked, as weather and climate are the primary factors in agricultural production. Due [...]
12 October 2016
This research report analyses the costs and benefits of power grid interconnection in the Northeast Asia region - [...]
7 October 2016
Insufficient information and inadequate capacity to carry out comprehensive energy planning are identified as the main contributing factors [...]
21 September 2016
Sustained economic growth and increasing population in the East Asia Summit (EAS) region are the two major drivers [...]
13 May 2016
The resilience of the food supply chain (FSC) to disruptions has not kept pace with the extended, globalised, [...]
24 February 2016
Japan has managed to keep 67 percent of its forest area over the last half century. However, fishermen and [...]
24 February 2016
The global development of tourism has been tremendous over the last decades. The increasing importance of tourism in [...]
26 January 2016
The year 2015 is a defining year for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). As the region journeys [...]
7 December 2015
Dense cross-border power grid connections can benefit the ASEAN region through maximum use of untapped resources to generate [...]
1 December 2015
The importance of biodiversity conservation and its sustainable use to realise the ASEAN vision of promoting sustainable development [...]
1 December 2015
ASEAN has experienced periodic episodes of transboundary haze pollution resulting from land and forest fires caused by seasonal [...]
24 November 2015
Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) food security can be comprehensively governed by the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) [...]
30 September 2015
The ERIA Working Group on 'Feasibility Study on the Best Mix of Renewable and Conventional Energy Sources Sustainable [...]
28 September 2015
ASEAN member states (AMS) are confronted by serious environmental problems that threaten to undermine future growth and regional [...]