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SD Bulletin 53

Send date: 2012-12-03 16:26:19


SD bulletin 53
Sino-Italian Advanced Training Program December 2012
Coming Up Next at VIU

The last course organized in 2012 will be addressed to participants selected by MOST and focus on "Renewable Energies: Technology for New Energies and Energy Efficiency".
World Energy Outlook_2012 Edition
The 2012 edition of the World Energy Outlook was released on November12 and presents authoritative projections of energy trends through to 2035 and insights into what they mean for energy security, environmental sustainability and economic development.
New Rules in Store for Biofuels in the EU
After several months of debates on the findings of scientific studies regarding the actual benefits of biofuels in reducing greenhouse gases emission, the European Commission recently presented a proposal aimed at modifying the current legislation on biofuels.
City Protocol: Green City Certification
On November 14 2012, representatives from more than 30 cities, organizations and universities from all over the world gathered at the Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona (Spain) to officially launch the City Protocol, the first system for the development and certification of smart cities.
European Week for Waste Reduction 2012
The European Week for Waste Reduction represents an important opportunity to raise awareness about waste reduction strategies and about the policies of the European Union and its Member States on this subject, as well as to highlight the work accomplished by various actors, through concrete examples of waste reduction.


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