ISSN: 2186-2311 – The Asian Conference on Sustainability, Energy and the Environment 2013 – Official Conference Proceedings

"Working Together Towards a Sustainable World"
June 6-9 2013, Osaka, Japan
ISSN: 2186-2311

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The Study and Research of Wind Energy for Electricity Generator in Chana District, Songkhla Thailand
Authors:
Thanat Nonthaputha, Rajamangala University of Technology Srivijaya, Thailand Piya Prasongjan, Rajamangala University of Technology Srivijaya, Thailand Jirapat Phookwantong, Rajamangala University of Technology Srivijaya, Thailand
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Status and Trends of Renewable Energy Development in Gaza
Authors:
Anwar Abu-Zarifa, Islamic University of Gaza, Gaza, Palestinian Territory
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Reducing the Budget Deficit Sustainably in Vietnam: Pathway to 2020
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Influence on the Combustion Process of the Type of Fertilizer Used on an Energy Crop (Populus Nigra, L.)
Authors:
Luis F Calvo, University of Leon, Spain Sergio Paniagua, University of Leon, Spain Luis Escudero, University of Leon, Spain
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Cationic Contamination In Lake's Of West Zone, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Authors:
Sanjay Vediya, Sir P.T.Science College, India
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An Approach to Enhance the Use of Soft Landscape Principle's to Save Energy in Housing Projects in Saudi Arabian Cities
Authors:
Talal Hammadi, Umm Al-Qura University, Saudi Arabia
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The Real Cause for the U.S. Subprime, Financial, Economic Crises in 2007-2009
Authors:
Peter Yang, Case Western Reserve University, USA
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DG Types Effect on the Optimal Location for Voltage Sag Mitigation
Authors:
Ayman Soliman, Electronics Research Institute, Egypt Ahmed Safawi, University Technology Malaysia, Malaysia Ahmed Abdrabou, University Technology Malaysia, Malaysia
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Parametric Study of Earth-to-Air Heat Exchanger in Malaysian Climate
Authors:
Md Najib Ibrahim, International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia Aliyah Nur Zafirah Sanusi, International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia Maisarah Ali, International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia Soran Hama Aziz Ahmed, International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia
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Estimation of Nitrogen Dioxide Concentrations in the Inner Bangkok by Land Use Regression Model
Authors:
Pannee Cheewinsiriwat, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand Pongsri Chanhow, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
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Selecting Bio-indicator Fish for Monitoring Organochlorine Pesticide Contamination in Rivers
Authors:
Khobkul Nongnutch, Rajamangala University of Technology, Thailand Jakkaphun Nanuam, Burapha University, Thailand Chawanrat Somnuek, Rambhai Barni Rajabhat University, Thailand
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Future Prospects of Residential Solar Water Heating System in Oman
Authors:
Abdullah Al-Badi, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman Mohammed Albadi, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman
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Heavy Metal Contamination of Marine Fish from Reclaimed Water in Arid Environment
Authors:
Salma K. Al-Musharafi, Sur College of Applied Science, Oman Ibrahim Y. Mahmoud, University of Nizwa, Oman Saif N. Al-Bahry, College of Science, Oman
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A Lighting Controller for LED Lamp Cooperated with Daylighting in Thailand
Authors:
Phumiphat Kakham, Rajabhat Rajanagarindra University, Thailand Bancha Ounpanich, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
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Promoting Sustainability in Selected African Fashion Design Institutions
Authors:
Anne Mastamet-Mason, Tswane University of Technology, South Africa Ruth Cheluget, Tswane University of Technology, South Africa Roseline Kent Onah, Tswane University of Technology, South Africa
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Effect of Acidic Soil on Free Fatty Acid of Palm Oil in Thailand
Authors:
Pitchayasinee Ariyatanakatawong, Rajabhat Rajanagarindra University, Thailand
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Exploring Sites for Sustainable Development in Bang-Khla, Thailand
Authors:
Wichan Torobrum, Rajabhat Rajanagarindra University, Thailand Jariya Plangnok, Rajabhat Rajanagarindra University, Thailand
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The Integrated Development of the Community Learning Center of Philosophy of Economic Sufficiency - Case Study: DongKraTongYam Sub-district, SriMaHaPho District, Prachinburi Province
Authors:
Linda Narkpoy, Rajabhat Rajanagarindra University, Thailand
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Rates of Sediment Deposition in Lam Phra Phloeng Dam, Nakorn Ratchasima Province, Thailand, Using 210 Pb as a Geochronometer
Authors:
Kanitha Srisuksawad, Thailand Institute of Nuclear Technology, Thailand Sasimonton Moungsrijun, Kasetsart University, Thailand Tuangrak Nantawisarakul, King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Thonburi, Thailand Kosit Lorsirirat, The Royal Irrigation Department, Thailand
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Green Architecture and Environmental Design Using Rapid-Prototyping Social-Networking Sandbox Tools, Followed by Professional Architectural Software
Authors:
Joseph Wunderlich, Elizabethtown College, USA
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Sense of Place as Community Empowerment in Bioregional Planning Process: A Proposed Model
Authors:
Muhammad Farid Azizul, The University of Auckland, New Zealand Stephen Knight-Lenihan, The University of Auckland, New Zealand Marjorie van-Roon, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
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Implications of Spatial Sustainability on the Territorial Planning Framework in a Transition Country
Authors:
Alexandru-Ionut Petrisor, NR&DI URBAN-INCERC, Romania Vasile Meita, NR&DI URBAN-INCERC, Romania
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Total Sulfur Deposition over Forest in Tropical Climatology, Thailand
Authors:
Phuvasa Chanonmuang, Thailand Institute of Scientific and Technological Research, Thailand
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Sustainable City Indicators for Greater Mae Kong Sub-Region: Cases from Thailand and Lao PDR
Authors:
Alice Sharp, Thammasat University, Thailand Niparat Sritharet, Thammasat University, Thailand Apinan Pongmethakul, Thammasat University, Thailand Sirin Jaithieng, Thammasat University, Thailand
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Ecological Study of Selected Lentic Water Bodies of Ahmadabad, Gujarat India
Authors:
Manisha Desai, Bhavan's Sheth R A College of Science, India
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Applications of Sequential Power Flow Analysis for High and Low Voltage Distribution Systems to Energy Loss Evaluation for Dwelling Units or Buildings
Authors:
Nien-Che Yang, Yuan Ze University, Taiwan Rex Tsaihong, Yuan Ze University, Taiwan
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Surveying Historic Buildings: Valuing Sustainability in Historic Large Hall Structures including Places of Worship in the UK
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Maintaining Water Depth in Colonial Navigation Canals Versus Inland Freshwater Wetland System Loss- The Case of Canoly Canal and Kottuly Wetlands, Calicut, Kerala, India
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Evaluation of Cadmium Concentrations in the Surface Sediments of Salt River Estuary, Taiwan
Authors:
Cheng-Di Dong, National Kaohsiung Marine University, Taiwan Chih-Feng Chen, National Kaohsiung Marine University, Taiwan Chiu-Wen Chen, National Kaohsiung Marine University, Taiwan
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Sustainability through Subsistence: The Case for De-urbanization in Malaysia
Authors:
Nur Mohd Hussain, The University of Auckland, New Zealand Hugh Byrd, The University of Lincoln, UK
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A Study of Feasibility of Pretreatment Process to Utilize Lignocellulosic Biomass as Materials for Biodiesel Production
Authors:
Malinee Sriariyanun, King's Mongkut University of Technology, Thailand Patchanee Yasurin, Assumption University, Thailand Jirapa Phetsom, Mahasarakham University, Thailand Kraipat Cheenkachorn, King Mongkut's University of Technology, Thailand
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A Study of Feasibility to Utilize Lignocellulosic Biomass as Materials for Biodiesel Production
Authors:
Patchane Yasurin, Assumption University, Thailand
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Assessment for Sustainable Solid Waste Management in Nakhon Ratchasima City Municipality, Thailand
Authors:
Siriporn Boonpa, Thammasat University, Thailand Alice Sharp, Thammasat University, Thailand
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The Consideration of Heat Reduction Hourly Schedule on Front Surface of Photovoltaic Module to Improve Efficiency
Authors:
Nuchida Suwapaet, Mahasarakham University, Thailand Prapapit Boonla, Mahasarakham University, Thailand
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Key Issues on Designing and Implementing Emissions Trading System in China
Authors:
Ying Shen, University of Western Sydney, Australia
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Modeling of a Single-Chamber Microbial Fuel Cell Using Glycerin as an Energy Source
Authors:
Bunpot Sirinutsomboon, Thammasat University, Thailand Napatsanun Wongsamajan, Thammasat University, Thailand Katanyuta Sirikhum, Thammasat University, Thailand
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Adapting the Design Principles of Business Dashboards for Visualizing Status and Trends of River Water Quality - A Case Study of Yogyakarta Province, Indonesia
Authors:
Fahmi Machda, PT. Machda Furyco, Indonesia Firdan Machda, PT. Machda Furyco, Indonesia
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Transversality and Firm Diversification: Norwegian Industrial Energy Regime Dynamics
Authors:
Tyson Weaver, Centre for Sustainable Energy Studies, Norway Markus Steen, Centre for Sustainable Energy Studies, Norway
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Bioenergy Potential Assessment of Wastewater Sludge and Forestry Waste in Taiwan: Financial Analysis and Life Cycle Assessment
Authors:
Y. D. Huang, Sinotech Engineering Consultants, Inc., Taiwan K. T. Wu, National Chung-Hsing University, Taiwan H. H. Huang, Sinotech Engineering Consultants, Inc., Taiwan C. P. Chu, Sinotech Engineering Consultants, Inc., Taiwan Y. J. Chung, Sinotech Engineering Consultants, Inc., Taiwan
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A Strategic Model towards the Empowerment of Distributed Solar PV System for Sustainable Rural Communities in Malaysia
Authors:
Nur Azfahani Ahmad, The University of Auckland, New Zealand Hugh Byrd, The University of Lincoln, UK
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Extracting Work from Environmental Thermal Energy via a Process Involving Two 'Spontaneous' Entropy Transfers
Authors:
Jack Wang, Jisan Research Institute, USA
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An Impact Assessment of Rural Electrification Project in China
Authors:
Xueting Wang, National University of Singapore, Singapore
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Social Green as a Strategy to Design Sustainable City in Developing Countries a Case Study of Surabaya
Authors:
Citra Hennida, Universitas Airlangga, Indonesia
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The Sustainability of Cultural Heritage for Community-Based under Flood Disaster: A Case Study of Ayutthaya, Thailand
Authors:
Wittaya Daungthima, Saga University, Japan Kazunori Hokao, Saga University, Japan
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Investigating Farm Land Ownership: Farm Land Owner's Response to Regional Growth and Sustainable Agriculture in Indonesia
Authors:
0445 – 16:00-16:30 Investigating Farm Land Ownership: Farm Land Owner's Response to Regional Growth and Sustainable Agriculture in Indonesia Arrohman Taufiq Hidayat, Kyoto University, Japan Satoshi Hoshino, Kyoto University, Japan Shizuka Hashimoto, Kyoto University, Japan
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A Simplified Mathematical Model to Predict the Thermal Physiological Responses of a Sleeping Person in Steady-State and Uniform Conditions
Authors:
Ming-yin Chan, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong Dong-mei Pan, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
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Study of WEEE Collecting and Recycling Network in China
Authors:
Bibo Yang, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong Renxia Chen, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
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Border Adjustments under Unilateral Carbon Pricing: The Case of Australian Carbon Tax
Authors:
Mahinda Siriwardana, University of New England, Australia Sam Meng, University of New England, Australia Judith McNeill, University of New England, Australia
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Energy Efficient Building Design: Revisiting Traditional Architecture
Authors:
Naseer M A, National Institute of Technology Calicut, India
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Environmental Impact Evaluation Using Cost Benefit Analysis and Multi Criterion Analysis: A Case Study of Rayong Province, Thailand
Authors:
Nattanin Ueasin, Khon Kaen University, Thailand Suthin Wianwiwat, Khon Kaen University, Thailand
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The Potential of Tourist Attractions: A Case Study of 2 Rural Connecting Districts in the Western Part of Thailand
Authors:
Areerut Patnukao, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand Sirivilai Teerarojanarat, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
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A Multi-Sectoral, Multi-Household, General Equilibrium Model to Assess the Impact of a Carbon Price on the Australian Economy
Authors:
Disna Sajeewani, University of Wollongong, Australia Mahinda Siriwardana, University of New England, Australia Judith McNeill, University of New England, Australia
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Enhancing Coral Reef Resilience Through Ecological Restoration: Concepts and Challenges
Authors:
Tai Chong Toh, National University of Singapore, Singapore Loke Ming Chou, National University of Singapore, Singapore
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Current Status of Coral Reef Restoration in Singapore
Authors:
Chin Soon Lionel Ng, National University of Singapore, Singapore Loke Ming Chou, National University of Singapore, Singapore
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Drylands Agriculture and Prevention Strategy of Environmental Agroecosystem Damage in Kabupaten Musi Rawas, South Sumatra
Authors:
Agustina Bidarti, Sriwijaya University, Indonesia
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Introduction of Renewable Energy into City-Chino in Nagano
Authors:
Tetsuya Takano, City Office of Chino, Japan Hiroshi Kawamura, Suwa Tokyo University of Science, Japan
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Determination of Energy Consumption in Pest Control Using Pesticides in New Zealand
Authors:
Majeed Safa, Lincoln University, New Zealand
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Conception of a New Water Collection System Using LiBr Solution for Dry Area
Authors:
Lu Zhou, Beihang University, China Cyril Cassisa, Shin Development Association, France Xungang Diao, Beihang University, China
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Assessment of Productive and Environmental Efficiencies of Japanese Industries
Authors:
Mika Goto, Central Research Institute of Electric Power Industry, Japan Akihiro Otsuka, Central Research Institute of Electric Power Industry, Japan Toshiyuki Sueyoshi, New Mexico Institute of Mining & Technology, USA
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Assessment of the Analgesic Activity of Musa Paradisiaca Linn Peels of the Family Musaceae
Authors:
Rommel John Reyes, Emilio Aguinaldo College, Philippines Ar-Raquib Abdulla, Emilio Aguinaldo College, Philippines Jaime Jr Bisa, Emilio Aguinaldo College, Philippines Henedina Maini, Emilio Aguinaldo College, Philippines Judilynn Solidum, Emilio Aguinaldo College, Philippines
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How Does the Energy Industry Deal with Climate Change? Perception and Actions of the Energy Industry on Climate Change
Authors:
0707 – 10:45-11:15 How Does the Energy Industry Deal with Climate Change? Perception and Actions of the Energy Industry on Climate Change Ju You Kang, Korea Environment Institute (KEI), South Korea Yeon Ji Kim, Korea University, South Korea
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Emerging Issue in a Proper Recycling Technology for Printed Circuit Board Waste: A Pyrolysis Based Recycling Approach
Authors:
Songpol Boonsawat, Griffith University, Australia Sunil Herat, Griffith University, Australia Erik Bohez, Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand Premrudee Kanchanapiya, National Metal and Materials Technology Center, Thailand Yuthakan Makphan, Institute of Renewable Energy of Asia Pacific, Thailand
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The impact of energy transition on sustainable supply chain management of oil and gas: A content analysis of corporate sustainability reports

Authors:
Wan Nurul Karimah Wan Ahmad
Marisa P. de Brito
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The Preparation of a Strategy Plan at Community Level to Produce Diesel Fuel from Biomass of Fast Growing Tree Species Kittapas Suppagornmongkol
Nikom Laemsak
Panapa Saksoong