Working Paper
[ New Publication ]
Energy Transition in East Asia
[ East Asia Energy Transformation Forum: Challenges and Prospects for Energy Transformation in Taiwan, Japan and South Korea ]
The Forum was held by RSPRC on 19 of Oct. The forum invited the following speakers: Professor Koichi HASEGAWA, from Tohoku University in Japan, also the author of "Post-Nuclear Society," Professor Sun-Jin YUN from Seoul National University, who helps to drive the policy for next nuclear power plant in Seoul, and Professor Dowan KU, Director of Environment and Society Research Institute in Korea.
[ 2017 Social Assessment Impact Lecture Series ]
The lecture was held by RSPRC on 26 of Oct,2017. Prof. dr. F.M.D. (Frank) Vanclay who is a well-known specialist of social assessment impact from University of Groningen, was invited to the lecture.
[ Prof. Dr. Hans Peter Peters Visit to RSPRC ]
Prof. Dr. Hans Peter Peters is the social scientist of Forschungszentrum Juelich and the Adjunct Professor of Freie Universität Berlin. He has long studied the formation of the scientific environment and public opinion in the media communication. He has as well as focused on the interaction between journalists and scientists and the impact of scientific knowledge on the public. Prof. Peters is a well-known German science communication specialist!
[ National Science Foundation Partnerships for International Research and Education(PIRE)'s Visit to RSPRC]
Prof. Everette Joseph and Prof. Terri Adams and other fellows of PIRE visited RSPRC on 22th March, 2017. They participated a forum held by RSPRC and Graduate Institute of National Development, NTU, that focus on climate change and disaster prevention.
[ Prof. Dr. Ortwin Renn's Visit to RSPRC ]
Prof. Dr. Ortwin Renn, Scientific Director of the Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS) in Potsdam, Germany, participated the First International KLASICA Case Study Symposium at NTU. Prof. Dr. Kuei-Tien Chou, the director of RSPRC, with his colleagues, accompanied with Pro. Dr. Renn to visit the RSPRC office after the forum on 21th of November, 2016.
[ Ms. Bärbel Höhn's Visit to RSPRC ]
Ms. Bärbel Höhn, Chairperson of German Federal Diet, visited RSPRC on June 29th 2016. Ms. Bärbel Höhn later participated the "German Experience in Energy-Transition and Nuclear Waste Disposal Discussion Forum", in which she shared views on the issues related to climate change policy, energy transition and nuclear waste management.

《THE WORKING PAPER OF RSPRC 2017》Towards the Road to Energy Transformation - Environmental, Social and Democratic Aspects of Electricity Act

The reform of Electricity Act involves the movement of three spirals of energy transition—emission in power generation, air pollution, and encouraging the development of renewable energy industry, which are also generally structured on the global trend towards green economy, low-carbon society and environmental protection. Furthermore, the revision of Electricity Act as a legal instrument at the moment of Taiwan's energy transition also requires the use of environmental control instruments and administrative measures...

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《THE WORKING PAPER OF RSPRC 2016》褐色到綠色經濟轉型的制度基礎:臺灣環境政策嚴格度與能源轉型-周桂田、李宗義、林木興

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「為什麼有些國家十分富裕,有些國家卻異常貧困?為什麼窮國都集中在熱帶或下撒哈拉非洲,富國都在溫帶?帶來繁榮富裕的根本原因是什麼?富裕的社會能夠一直繁榮下去嗎?」...



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《THE WORKING PAPER OF RSPRC 2016》低碳能源轉題的正義課題 -范玫芳

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為了確保未來享有更安全、更可靠的低碳能源,吾人必須同時致力於改變能源技術、人類行為及制度創新。美國能源署指出,能源的供給與需求受到個人選擇、偏好和行為所影響的程度,就如同受到技術成效之影響...

 

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《THE WORKING PAPER OF RSPRC 2016》久聞不知其毒:台灣空污治理的挑戰-杜文苓

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2015年6月6日,中南部環保團體積極行動串連,發動九縣市抗空污大遊行,針對細懸浮微粒(PM2.5)的空氣污染問題,要求不同政府部門需回應課徵能源稅...

 

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《THE WORKING PAPER OF RSPRC 2016》碳封存科技在台灣的困境-陳薏安

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由於人類過度燃燒煤氣和石油,排放巨量溫室氣體,造成全球性的溫度上升。溫室效應極可能造成全球性的氣候變遷,讓人類的居住環境更加惡劣。(IPCC, 2014)為了解決該問題...

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