Keigo is a Chief Researcher at the Research Institute of Innovative Technology for the Earth and the Leader of its Systems Analysis Group. He is a member of several advisory bodies on energy and environmental policy for the Japanese government. He is also an Associate Member of the Science Council of Japan.
A viable, least-cost pathway to a low greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions future must lie within the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Paris Agreement. The rulebook for the Agreement was in many ways rewritten at the 2018 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP24) in Katowice, Poland. The flexible nature of the Agreement allows the international community to shift course as necessary.29th August 2019