greenhouse gas emissions
- IA Topic : greenhouse gas emissions
Excerpt:The European knowledge brokerage consortium CORPUS launches a series of “Policy meets Research” workshops on sustainable housing, which started in Helsinki/Finland on 23-25 November, 2011.
Excerpt:During his address to the opening ceremony of the fifth World Future Energy Summit (WFES), UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon launched the "International Year of Sustainable Energy for All", stressing the need to end energy poverty to ensure equal opportunities.
Postdoc Scientist for Biochar in Agriculture at the Leibniz-Institute of Agricultural Engineering Potsdam-Bornim
Excerpt:Within the research network "Biochar in Agriculture - Perspectives for Germany and Malaysia" funded by the Leibniz Association under the Joint Initiative for Research and Innovation subject to funding approval ATB is seeking a Postdoc scientist (m/f) for Biochar in Agriculture.
Excerpt:The report presents a retrospective overview of the greenhouse gas (GHG) emission trends in Europe from 1990 to 2008, with a particular focus on the underpinning drivers and the influence of EU policies. ...
Excerpt:The report provides an early estimate of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the EU‑15 and EU‑27 for the year 2010. ...
Excerpt:The report presents an overview of the progress achieved so far by the EU, its Member States and other EEA member countries towards their respective targets under the Kyoto Protocol and the EU burden-sharing agreement, as well as 2020 targets set at EU level.
Waste opportunities - Past and Future Climate Benefits From Better Municipal Waste Management in Europe
Excerpt:The European Environment Agency has published a new report on the climate benefits of improved municipal waste management in Europe. It employs a life-cycle perspective and is illustrated by three scenarios on the future development of municipal waste and the corresponding emissions. ...
Excerpt:The annual status report relseased by the European Environmental Agency (EEA) states that the EU-27 and its Member States must meet legally binding limits for four air pollutants set by the National Emission Ceilings Directive (NEC Directive) to protect human health and the environment.
Excerpt:Greenhouse gas emissions decreased very sharply in 2009, by 7.1 % in the EU-27 and 6.9 % in the EU-15. These most recent results, compiled by the European Environment Agency (EEA), confirm estimates made by the EEA last year. This decrease was largely the result of the economic recession, but also sustained strong growth in renewable energy. ...
Excerpt:Former U.S. Congressman Phil Sharp, President of Resources for the Future, will provide a perspective on American state and federal climate policies and on developments in U.S. energy markets which will impact greenhouse gas emissions. ...