Book Volume 4 2012

Climate Change Mitigation

A Balanced Approach to Climate Change


ISBN: 978-1-4471-4227-0 (Print) 978-1-4471-4228-7 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-6


  3. Chapter

    Pages 7-42

    The Ultimate Objective of Climate Response Strategies, and a Desirable and Feasible International Framework

  4. Chapter

    Pages 43-62

    Mitigation Targets and Effort-Sharing Among Regions and Countries

  5. Chapter

    Pages 63-87

    Balance Between Energy Security and Mitigation Responses

  6. Chapter

    Pages 89-105

    Cost of Mitigation

  7. Chapter

    Pages 107-127

    Balance Between Mitigation and Adaptation

  8. Chapter

    Pages 129-159

    Policies and Measures

  9. Chapter

    Pages 161-177

    Potential for Energy Efficiency Improvement and Barriers

  10. Chapter

    Pages 179-221

    Technology Diffusion and Development

  11. Chapter

    Pages 223-244

    Nuclear Accident at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, and Its Impact on Japanese Energy and Climate Policy

  12. Chapter

    Pages 245-255

    Epilogue, IPCC and Communication

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 257-262