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PLANHEAT training for municipalities
August 8, 2017

PLANHEAT training for municipalities

The PLANHEAT team is developing and validating an integrated and easy-to-use tool to support local authorities in selecting, simulating and comparing alternative low-carbon and economically sustainable scenarios for heating and cooling. If you are working for/with a city that plans to make its heating and cooling systems greener, more reliable and more cost-effective for...

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The REC at World Water Week 2017
August 4, 2017

The REC at World Water Week 2017

World Water Week is the annual focal point for global water issues. Organised by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI), it provides a unique forum for the exchange of views, experiences and practices between the scientific, business, policy and civic communities. It focuses on new thinking and positive action towards water-related challenges and their impact on...

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Themis Phase 2 evaluation under way
August 1, 2017

Themis Phase 2 evaluation under way

An external evaluation of the Themis Network (Phase 2) project was launched last week. Themis is financed by the Austrian Development Agency, and will end in September 2017 following three years of implementation by the REC. Following the selection of GEO Smart and Sustainable Solutions to carry out the external evaluation, its director joined the Themis...

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Newly launched LOW-CARB project foresees 60,000 in reduced CO2 emissions by 2020
June 29, 2017

Newly launched LOW-CARB project foresees 60,000 in reduced CO2 emissions by 2020

The 2017 summer solstice marked the launch of the "LOW-CARB" project, which will co-finance sustainable urban mobility planning (SUMP) alongside public investments in low-carbon mobility systems in functional urban areas. From June 1, 2017, to May 31, 2020, 11 partners will be involved in project implementation, including the following seven cities: Leipzig, Germany...

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