The JRC international workshop on Bioenergy and Bioeconomy was held on 16-18 December 2015 in Kibbutz Hagoshrim, Galilee, Israel. The event was organized by the Joint Research Centre (JRC) of the European Commission and MIGAL Galilee Research Institute, and gathered participants from Israel, Netherlands, Italy, Albania, Turkey, Macedonia, Serbia and Portugal. The following topics were presented and discussed during the workshop: Bioenergy, Bioeconomy & innovation Policies, cooperation between research, industry and SMEs, role of public support mechanisms Green... Read more
Workshop started on Thu, 2014-09-25 09:00
This Workshop was organised by the Joint Research Centre (JRC) of the European Commission in cooperation with the Scientific Engineering Centre "Biomass” from Ukraine, the Bioenergy Association of Ukraine and the IEA Bioenergy Task 43 on Biomass feedstocks for energy markets. This Meeting is an activity performed within the framework of the 2014 Joint Research Centre Enlargement/Integration/Neighbourhood Countries Programme. Within this Programme, the Joint Research Centre (JRC) develops a scientific and technical cooperation with non EU countries (research organisations,... Read more
Workshop started on Tue, 2014-06-24 13:00
The goal of this event in Vienna was to address for the Danube region synergies in economic, environmental or social issues with a multilateral dimension. The event included several parallel technical workshops on the JRC flagship clusters on 24-25 June, including one workshop on Air and Bioenergy. An interactive high-level event with representatives of Science Ministries of the Danube Region took place on 25 June presenting three concrete examples of scientific support JRC is giving in the frame of the Danube strategy: Data infrastructure, Water, and Bioenergy. Session 1:... Read more
Workshop started on Tue, 2013-10-22 09:00
On 22-23 October 2013, the Joint Research Centre organised in close cooperation with the Kurchatov Institute and the Russian Bioenergy Platform a Technical Workshop in Moscow on the topic of International Cooperation in the field of bioenergy. This Workshop was organised by the Institute for Energy & Transport, Renewable Energy Unit within the framework of the JRC Programme with Enlargement/Integration/Neighbouring Countries. It was attended by about 30 experts from Russia, the European Union (France, Slovak Republic, Germany, Austria, Finland, Croatia…) and non EU countries such... Read more
Conference started on Mon, 2013-06-03 09:00
The Conference will take place from 3 to 7 June 2013 at the Bella Center - Copenhagen, Denmark. It will be the International Biomass Conference in 2013. The Conference will discuss major issues for the biomass markets, in technical and business areas, from resource assessment to market and policy developments, drawing on leading experiences from all over Europe and worldwide. The 2013 EU BC&E will be one of the leading annual meeting for the international biomass community. The subjects of the 21st EU BC&E result from the experiences of the previous successful EU BC... Read more
Workshop started on Tue, 2013-03-12 10:00
This meeting was organised by the Joint Research Centre in cooperation with the Centre for Renewable Energy (CER) of Chile (Ministry of Energy), and with the support of the Food and Agriculture Organisation Regional Office. This workshop was hosted by the Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences (FLACSO) and took place in Santiago de Chile. The meeting was organised further to the first EUROCLIMA Bioenergy Workshop of Buenos Aires (Argentina, March 2011, cooperation with INTA) which focused on GHG emissions from biofuels and bioenergy (see Proceedings on http://re.jrc.ec.europa.eu/biof/html... Read more
The 3rd AFRETEP Regional Workshop was organised with the support of the Energy Research Centre, University of Cape Town, South Africa. This workshop focused on the following topics: photovoltaic, wind energy, financial schemes and poverty reduction, had following agenda. More information is available in the 2nd of May 2012 Newsletter. For more information visit the event page.
Workshop started on Wed, 2011-11-30 09:00
The objective of this Expert Consultation is to exchange expertise, collect/analyse/discuss data and information on the agro-environmental impact of biofuels and bioenergy. This meeting will focus on the impact of biofuels and bioenergy production in Latin America and Europe but considerations about other regions of the world are also relevant.
The 2nd AFRETEP Regional Workshop was organised with the support of the Institut International de l'Ingénierie de l'Eau et de l'Environnement - Fondation 2iE, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. This workshop focused on the following topics: photovoltaic and bioenergy, had following agenda. More information is available in the 6th of February 2012 Newsletter. For more information visit the event page.
The 1st AFRETEP Regional Workshop was organised with the support of the Centre of Research in Energy and Energy Conservation (CREEC) from Makerere University, Kampala. This workshop, focused on PV and micro hydro set up, had following agenda. More information is available in 13th and 15th December 2011 Newsletters. For more information visit the event page.