Yuli Shan

University of East Anglia

PhD Researcher / Assistant Tutor

Duration of your PhD

Thesis's Supervisor
Prof Dabo Guan, Dr Heike Schroeder

The Joint Leverhulme Trust and Social Sciences Faculty Postgraduate Studentships at the University of East Anglia.

Title: China Emission Accounts and Low-carbon Development


Recent Publications

Shan, Y., Zheng, H., Guan, D.*, Li, C., Mi, Z., Meng, J., Schroeder, H., Ma, J., & Ma, Z. (2017). Energy consumption and CO2 emissions in Tibet and its cities in 2014. Earth’s Future (IF=4.938), 5, 854-864. DOI: 10.1002/2017EF000571 http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/wol1/doi/10.1002/2017EF000571/abstract

Shan, Y., Guan, D.*, Liu, J., Mi Z., Liu, Z., Liu, J.*, Schroeder, H., Cai B., Chen, Y., Shao, S., & Zhang, Q. (2017). Methodology and applications of city level CO2 emission accounts in China. Journal of Cleaner Production (IF=5.715), 161, 1215-1225. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.06.075 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0959652617312453

Xu, X., Huo, H., Liu, J.*, Shan, Y.*, Li, Y.,* Zheng, H., Guan, D., & Ouyang, Z. (2017). Patterns of CO2 emissions in 18 central Chinese cities from 2000 to 2014. Journal of Cleaner Production (IF=5.715), 172, 529-540. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.10.136 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0959652617323375

Mi, Z., Meng, J., Guan, D.*, Shan, Y., Song, M., Wei, Y.M., Liu. Z., & Hubacek, K. (2017). China’s reversing emission flows. Nature Communication (IF=12.124), In press.

Mi, Z., Meng, J., Guan, D.*, Shan, Y., Liu, Z., Wang, Y., Feng, K., & Wei, Y. (2017) Pattern changes in determinants of Chinese emissions. Environmental Research Letters (IF=4.404), 12, 074003. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aa69cf http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1748-9326/aa69cf

Meng, J., Mi, Z., Yang, H., Shan, Y., Guan, D.*, & Liu, J. (2017). The consumption-based black carbon emissions of China’s megacities. Journal of Cleaner Production (IF=5.715), 161, 1275-1282. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.02.185 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0959652617304110

Li, C.*, Cui T., Nie, R.*, Shan, Y., Wang, J., Qian, X. (2017). A Decision Model to Predict the Optimal Size of the Diversified Management Industry from the View of Profit Maximization and Coordination of Industrial Scale. Sustainability (IF=1.789), 9, 642. DOI: 10.3390/su9040642 http://www.mdpi.com/2071-1050/9/4/642

Mi Z., Wei, Y.*, Liu, Z., Liao, H., Shan, Y., Liu, J., & Guan, D.* (2017). Socioeconomic impact assessment of China’s CO2 emissions peak prior to 2030. Journal of Cleaner Production (IF=5.715), 142, 2227-2236. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2016.11.055 (Highly cited paper by Essential Science Indicators ) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0959652616318935

Shan, Y., Liu, Z.*, & Guan, D. (2016). CO2 emissions from China’s lime industry. Applied Energy (IF=7.182), 166, 245-252. DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2015.04.091 (Hot paper  / Highly cited paper by Essential Science Indicators; PGR Prize for Best Paper, UEA, 2015) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0306261915005541

Shan, Y., Liu, J.*, Liu, Z., Xu, X., Shao, S., Wang, P., & Guan, D.* (2016). New provincial CO2 emission inventories in China based on apparent energy consumption data and updated emission factors. Applied Energy (IF=7.182), 184, 742-750. DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2016.03.073 (Hot paper by Essential Science Indicators) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0306261916303932

Mi Z., Zhang, Y., Guan, D.*, Shan, Y., Liu, Z., Cong, R., Yuan, X., & Wei, Y. (2016). Consumption-based emission accounting for Chinese cities. Applied Energy (IF=7.182), 184, 1073-1081. DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2016.06.094 (Hot paper / Highly cited paper by Essential Science Indicators; Applied Energy award of highly cited original paper 2016) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0306261916308698

Guan, D.*, Shan, Y., Liu, Z., He, K. (2016). Performance assessment and outlook of China’s emission-trading scheme. Engineering, 2, 398-401. DOI: 10.1016/J.ENG.2016.04.016 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2095809917300759

Shao, L.*, Guan, D.*, Zhang, N., Shan, Y., Chen, G.Q. (2016). Carbon emissions from fossil fuel consumption of Beijing in 2012. Environmental Research Letters (IF=4.404), 11, 114028. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/11/11/114028 http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1748-9326/11/11/114028/meta



Principal Investigator of Eastern ARC Workshop / Research Fund on "China’s new normal on CO2 emissions and its impact on low-carbon development: Integrated analysis of Energy-Environment-Economy nexus", £725, March to July 2017

Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad, China Scholarship Council, 2016, $6,000

Applied Energy Highly Cited Original Paper, Applied Energy and Elsevier, 2016

PGR Prize for Best Paper, Social Science Faculty, University of East Anglia, 2014-2015, £200

Doctoral Researcher Awards, Association of British Turkish Academics, 2017

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Contact information

E-mail: Y.Shan@uea.ac.uk

Postal Address
School of International Development
University of East Anglia
Norwich, UK

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