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Sustainable Energy solutions for the Mediterranean communities

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The transnational workshop on “Sustainable Energy solutions for the Mediterranean communities” to be held at ARCA on Saturday, October 1st, at 9.00 am, is one of the most important seminars at Sun Med Festival, the first Solar Energy festival hosted by the city of Palermo from 30 September to 1 October 2016. The workshop will deal with the solar source for renewable energy from different perspectives, namely: policies to foster green technologies, technical innovations and advanced applications, industrial advantages and social awareness of the relevance of clean energy.


Representatives from universities and research centres, from innovation agencies and public administrations, from international associations and technical bodies will debate to achieve a comprehensive view of the benefits coming from the adoption of advanced solar systems.


The workshop will start with a speech by Federico Martire from ENPI CBC MED Branch Office about the new programme guidelines, then and introduction by Fabio Maria Montagnino, Managing Director of Consorzio ARCA about the STS-Med project focusing on the development, implementation and diffusion of new technologies to improve energy efficiency in public buildings.


The different speakers will address the following issues:


  • technical achievements in innovative solar applications;
  • industrial perspectives for advanced solar systems;
  • social involvement and awareness of local communities;
  • policies to foster green technologies from renewables.

The transnational workshop, will be live streamed and participants will have the opportunity to interact with the speakers and audience.


For further information on the event please click on the links provided below.



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Consorzio Arca, EEN - Enterprise Europe Network
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