Hitotsubashi University Institute of Innovation Research

Asano, Kenji   Adjunct Assistant Professor

Renewable Energy Policy, Environmental Economics

E-mail: asano☆iir.hit-u.ac.jp
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Phone: +81-42-580-8411
Fax:   +81-42-580-8410

2002-2004      Guest researcher at Danish National Environmental Research Institute
2006                 Ph. D (Global Environmental Studies) from Kyoto University
2006-2007       Post-doctoral fellow, Biomass Technology Research Center(BTRC),
                          National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology(AIST)
2007- Present Research Scientist, CRIEPI
2015- Present Lecturer (part-time), Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University
2016- Present Project Leader (Renewable energy policies and liberalized electricity market ), CRIEPI


【Recent Research Themes】

【Selected Publications】
Asano, K. (2014)
   Early Promoter of Solar Photovoltaics:
   Forty Years Development of Policy and Technology in Japan., Moe, E. and P. Midford (eds),
            Common Challenges, National Responses: The Political Economy of Renewable Energy and Energy Security  
            in Japan, China and Northern Europe, Palgrave Macmillan

Asano, K. (2013)
   Costs estimation for renewable electricity policies in Japan,
   IEEE Region 10 Humanitarian Technology Conference 2013