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Findings of the Research Project

  • Helmut WeidnerEmail author
  • Lutz Mez
  • Lila Okamura
Chapter
Part of the Energiepolitik und Klimaschutz. Energy Policy and Climate Protection book series (EPKS)

Abstract

Industrial countries like Japan and Germany have pledged to integrate more systematically ecological considerations in their overall policies and to develop lowcarbon oriented climate policies. But obviously there exist a rather large gap between the official goals and reality.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Freie Universität BerlinBerlinGermany
  2. 2.Dokkyo UniversitySaitamaJapan

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