Register now: “Energy and nature in the Alps: a balancing act” – final conference of the project

Posted by on Mar 12, 2015 in Renewable energy | No Comments
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The Alps have great potential for the use of renewable energy, but energy production and use also increases pressures on nature. The project looks at the trade-offs between the costs and benefits of renewable energy use. In particular, the project looks at impacts of energy production on ecosystem services. The goal is to achieve […]

New publication: International conference on balancing renewable energy and nature in the Alps

Posted by on Aug 27, 2014 in Knowledge transfer, Renewable energy | No Comments

The Alps have great potential as a source of renewable energy and could contribute significantly to mitigation of climate change. This role, however, may mean increasing pressure on nature. To develop strategies and tools for decision-making on renewable energy, the project brings together partners and representatives from nature conservation organisations, the energy industry, administration […]