Urban Themes

[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, March 15, 2012 - 19:47
The workshop aims to explore the expanding role of natural gas in energy supply and in important demand sectors such as electricity generation. Specific focus will be on recent estimates of life-cycle GHG emissions from natural gas production, transport and use, in relation to competing systems such as gas and coal fired power generation. There will be a special consideration of the implications... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, March 15, 2012 - 19:44
This conference and exhibition will focus on North American government policies impacting carbon markets and carbon compliance , as well as take stock of critical developments related to the evolving international low-carbon finance and policy landscape.
[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, March 15, 2012 - 19:41
By bringing about mutual learning, collaborative research, and problem solving among business, government and civil society, transdisciplinarity can serve as an important guiding concept for sustainability science and practice. Over the last 10 years, progress has been made to better understand and design the interface between sustainability science and transdisciplinarity. The conference focuses... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, March 15, 2012 - 19:37
The conference will bring together leaders from business, government and academic institutions, and the non-profit community interested in exchanging ideas and information on how to address climate change while simultaneously running their operations more competitively and sustainably. Conference attendees will offer and hear climate related solutions on topics including: Leveraging Clean Energy... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, March 15, 2012 - 19:32
The nuclear accident in Japan in march 2011, as a result of a tsunami caused by an earthquake, lead to new discussions concerning the future alternatives for Europe's energy supply. These discussions are furthermore incited by the German and Swiss resolutions for their respective nuclear phase out. In the search for alternatives the consideration of the topics energy efficiency, renewable energy... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, March 15, 2012 - 19:21
The international Conference (TIMS-12) on "Climate Change and Sustainable Management of Natural Resources" features an outstanding technical programme including keynote speeches, panel discussion, oral and poster sessions and cultural programme. As the conference topics are multi-disciplinary in nature, technical sessions will be arranged in different parallel sessions.
[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, March 15, 2012 - 19:18
Around 130 participants from over 16 nations have joined the Team of the Austrian JI/CDM Programme for the Programme's eight annual JI/CDM-Workshop held in Austria's capital on 2-3 February, 2012. More than 25 international high-level speakers from public authorities, international financing institutions, verifiers, project developers and other key players on the carbon market have discussed... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, March 15, 2012 - 19:15
The Center of Excellency in Environmental Studies (CEES) is a research body established at King Abdul-Aziz University through the support of the Ministry of Higher Education of Saudi Arabia. CEES objectives are oriented toward undertaking innovative research in the environmental fields of Air and Water Pollution and Solid Waste Management. In this regard, the Center is organizing its First... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, March 15, 2012 - 19:09
We are very pleased to invite you to Bandung, Indonesia, for the 2nd Congress of the East Asian Association of Environmental and Resource Economics. The conference will be held on the campus of Padjadjaran University, on February 2-4, 2012. EAAERE 2012 will be hosted by the Faculty of Economics, Padjadjaran University. Founded in 1957, Padjadjaran University is among the top universities in... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, March 15, 2012 - 19:06
This unique conference will address the key role of natural gas in meeting the challenges of future power generation and the transformation of energy supplies. The gas network infrastructure has been established for some time and Gas to Power 2012 will seek to address how it can make a greater contribution.     Hear presentatations from OFGEM, ENEL, Energinet.dk, IPSA Group, ESB International, ... Read more