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With their close proximity to citizens and unique competencies, Europe’s regions are well placed to inform policymakers on the challenges of energy transition explains FEDARENE President, Julije Domac.  
Post date: 17 Apr 2019
Type: News

In 2005, a small hydropower plant was installed in the Sukajaya district of West Java, Indonesia. This was an off-the-grid project, owned by the community, that provided electricity locally through a mini-grid to about 150 households mainly for lighting.  
Post date: 17 Apr 2019
Type: News

Construction21 is proud to be partner of the World Built Environment Forum taking place in New York, on May 13th. Technology is transforming every aspect of our lives.   How can we harness new technology to mobilise private capital investment to meet the growing global demand for new infrastructure, new real estate and the renewal of existing assets?   In the context of investing in the built environment, our summit will explore:
Post date: 17 Apr 2019
Type: News

The impacts of floods, wildfires and other catastrophic events are on the rise in Canada. They’re already costing the country billions of dollars in losses, which only stand to grow in the coming years.  
Post date: 17 Apr 2019
Type: News

Discover our President Julije Domac’s interview published in the latest edition of the Parliament Magazine. In this interview, Julije Domac explains the vital role of regions and energy agencies as well as the challenges of the Energy Transition.  
Post date: 10 Apr 2019
Type: News

FEDARENE is proud to launch the 5th edition of the Roger Léron Award, which aims to celebrate outstanding contributions to the development of sustainable energy at the EU, local and regional level.  
Post date: 10 Apr 2019
Type: News

Although the energy poverty theme is rapidly spreading over the EU, it has distinct specificities in EEC: low-income households cannot afford to change the old inefficient heating equipment or replace the poor quality heating fuels.   Thus, they become a primary cause for dramatic seasonal increase in air pollution in their communities. The lack of precise data on the quantities and quality of the fuels used makes estimation of environmental, climate and health impacts difficult.  
Post date: 10 Apr 2019
Type: News

Asian cities are struggling to accommodate rapid urban migration, and development is encroaching on flood-prone areas. Recent flooding in Mumbai was blamed in part on unregulated developmentof wetlands, while hastily built urban areas are being affected by flooding across India, Nepal, and Bangladesh.  
Post date: 10 Apr 2019
Type: News

This sector specific course has been designed in such a way that the participant will be able to learn modelling from cradle to grave LCA of buildings in SimaPro. The participant will also be able to use SimaPro for modelling any other product or service.   This "hands on training on SimaPro" has been designed in such a way that post training every participant will be able to execute an LCA assignment independently. Prior knowledge of LCA or SimaPro is not necessary.  
Post date: 10 Apr 2019
Type: News

On January 23, 2019, the story of STARDUST in Trento was featured at Klimahouse’s conference on “Smart Cities” in Bolzano.    
Post date: 10 Apr 2019
Type: News