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December 26, 2016

The Paris Agreement and Japan’s Energy Risks

The world is making a dynamic shift to clean energy sources, with the Paris Agreement entering into force just a ...

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July 20, 2016

Five Key Perspectives for Japan’s Energy Mix
Need for Close Attention to Shifting Domestic and Global Realities

The Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry issued an energy outlook In July 2015 indicating the future composition of Japan’s ...

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March 01, 2016

Can China Curb Carbon Emissions?

In the wake of the Paris Agreement on climate change, all eyes are on China, the world’s biggest carbon emitter, ...

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June 11, 2015

Japan’s Difficult Choices in Navigating Its Ties with Russia

Despite the souring of Japan-Russia relations following the Ukrainian crisis, there are growing signs that Russian President Putin could visit ...

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December 25, 2014

Will Russia Collapse?

Despite Russia’s serious economic woes, President Putin is unlikely to face a major political crisis, as long as weaknesses in ...

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October 15, 2014

Japan’s Energy Policy in a Post-3/11 World
Juggling Safety, Sustainability and Economics

The Fukushima nuclear accident turned Japan’s energy policy on its head, throwing into relief problem areas that had escaped scrutiny ...

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April 15, 2014

Ocean Governance in East Asia

Tensions in the East China Sea are growing owing to territorial disputes, advances in maritime resource exploitation, and an ongoing ...

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February 05, 2014

Breathing the Same Air
Outlook for Environmental Change in China

The suffocating cloud of smog in Beijing and other Chinese cities have triggered public outrage and unprecedented soul-searching at the ...

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December 09, 2013

China’s Remarkable Renewable Energy Advances

While environment-related news from China usually focuses on the country’s polluted air and water, great strides are also being made ...

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April 24, 2013

Tackling Japan’s Energy Crisis

The nuclear disaster triggered by the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami spurred the DPJ government to undertake a wholesale review ...

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