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  Brussels, 6 November 2017     The European Union expects this year's United Nations climate conference (COP23) to reaffirm once again the international community's commitment to stepping up the global response to climate change and achieving the goals of the Paris Agreement.    
Post date: 7 Nov 2017
Type: News

Hotel or restaurant owner? Want to make your business greener? Check out "Take a Green Step"   If you are looking for tips on how to make your hotel and restaurant more eco-friendly, the http://www.takeagreenstep.eu is a goldmine of information on how to save resources and attract more clients.   All big changes start with small steps, and Take a Green Step invites you to take your first green steps.
Post date: 3 Nov 2017
Type: News

Sustainable Innovation Forum (SIF 2017), organised by Climate Action and UN Environmental Programme, is back for its eighth year.
Post date: 19 Oct 2017
Type: Event

  The next EU Energy Day will take place on 16 November 2017 at the Kunstmuseum, in Bonn, Germany, as part of the COP 23 UN Climate Change Conference.   The event will bring together energy policy-makers and industry representatives to discuss the economic aspects of the clean energy transition.  
Post date: 17 Oct 2017
Type: Event

At the 2017 UN Climate Change Conference (COP23), which will take place from 6 to 17 November at the World Conference Center Bonn in Bonn, Germany, nations of the world will meet to advance the aims and ambitions of the Paris Agreement and achieve progress on its implementation guidelines.  
Post date: 17 Oct 2017
Type: Event

The International Conference on Energy, Environment and Economics (ICEEE2018) focuses on energy, environment and economics of energy systems and their applications. The event will provide a forum for both researchers and academicians around the world to present original research papers.   Contributions are invited, but not limited to, the conference topics listed below:   Energy  
Post date: 12 Oct 2017
Type: Event

ECO-Binder on the way to success   “Development of insulating concrete systems based on novel low CO2 binders for a new family of eco-innovative, durable and standardised energy efficient envelope components.“  
Post date: 30 Jun 2017
Type: Link

There’s been a lot of talk over the last few years about self-driving vehicles. Vehicles ‘driven’, essentially, by computer are being rolled out in various locations across the world. The technology, we’re told, is ready to go - all that needs to happen is for governments to put a legal infrastructure in place to cover the use of self-driving cars.
Post date: 26 May 2017
Type: Note

It has been 25 years since the EU Ecolabel scheme was launched and adopted in EU law as a voluntary ecolabel award scheme. There are now 40 000 EU Ecolabel products and services currently covered by the scheme. It certifies that a product is among the most environmentally-friendly in its class and differentiates it on the global market. In addition, the ecolabel showcases the company’s commitments to sustainable production and contributes to achieving a circular economy.
Post date: 6 Apr 2017
Type: News