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Improvement of EIA Associated with Greenhouse Gases Subject Matter for the Preparedness of Post-2020

Post-2020에 연계한 온실가스 항목의 환경영향평가 개선 방안

  • Hong, Sang-Pyo (Division of Human Environmental Design, Cheongju University)
  • 홍상표 (청주대학교 휴먼환경디자인학부)
  • Received : 2019.08.20
  • Published : 2019.10.31

Abstract

In orderto cope with the post-2020 in accordance with the Paris Agreement, greenhouse gas (GHG)reduction in Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and its contributions to post-2020 were discussed. The 26 Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) administered by Geum-River Basin Environmental Office from 2010 to 2019 were analyzed for reviewing GHG mitigation measures. From the case study, it was found that the assessment of GHG emissions reduction and climate change adaptation were not appropriately performed. In this study, the following measures are proposed to improve the inappropriate assessment of 'GHG subject matter' associated with EIA according to post-2020, 1) allotment of enforced charge on GHG emission during the EIA process, 2) addition of the 'GHG subject matter' in 'establishing permissible discharge standards' which is based on "Act on the Integrated Control of Pollutant-discharging Facilities", and 3) the participation of stakeholders in early EIA stage for governance. Also the details on the EIA for the preparedness of post-2020 were discussed here.

Acknowledgement

Supported by : 청주대학교

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