Industry, air pollution, emission trends, Arctic
Excerpt:The Convention on Long-Range Transboundary Air Pollution (CLRTAP) under the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) was established in 1979 to control damage to ecosystems and cultural heritage from acid rain, initially in Europe. ...
Excerpt:The European Commission has set a new target to increase the share of manufacturing in the EU's GDP to 20% by 2020. This objective was published in a commission communication on industrial policy on Wednesday 11 October. ...
Excerpt:ERSCP 2012 is entitled ‘SCP (Sustainable Consumption and Production) meets Industry’ and will take place 2-4 May, 2012 in Bregenz, Austria. The call for papers of the 15th ERSCP in 2012 places special emphasis on intense and vivacious dialogue between research and business, which is illustrated by the motto "SCP meets industry".
Excerpt:The European Environmental Agency (EEA) reports that twelve member states exceeded one or more of the emission limits set by the EU National Emission Ceilings (NEC) Directive in 2010.
Excerpt:This European Environment Agency (EEA) report assesses the damage costs to health and the environment resulting from pollutants emitted from industrial facilities. It is based on the latest information publicly available.
Excerpt:LIAISE member Dr. Jan Dick has given a presentation entitled "What can INTERACT do for you?" to Edinburgh University Biosphere and Atmosphere Programme. INTERACT (International Network for Terrestrial Research and Monitoring in the Arctic) is a network of arctic field stations. ...
Team Leaders In Climate Modelling On Co-Benefits Through Measures to Reduce O3 and BC Pollution in the Face of Urbanization
Excerpt:The new Cluster SIWA is conducting trans-disciplinary research on ways to reduce the impacts of mankind on the atmosphere. Small project teams are being formed to focus on this topic. These teams will be embedded in a larger cluster of fellows working on related topics. For each of these teams, the SIWA cluster is seeking a Project Team Leader. ...
Excerpt:On 12 October 2011, the four-year EU-funded EXIOPOL project coordinated by FEEM, held its final conference in Luxembourg. The project's main finding are summarised in two briefs, representing the Bottom-up and Top-down approaches developed in EXIOPOL.
Excerpt:The Final EXIOPOL conference will be devoted to present to the policy and academic spheres the main results of this Integrated Project. The event is organized by Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei and funded by DG Research of the European Commission, under the 6th Framework Programme. ...