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Whither the windmills?

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How much potential is there for wind and solar power in the Alps? That depends in large part on the extent and stringency of protected areas, according to the latest model results from researchers at the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) for the recharge.green project. Areas in the Alps fall under a number […]

The Spatial Decision Support System

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The Spatial Decision Support System What is it the renewable energy potential in the Triglav Park (Slovenia), in the Mae and Mis Valley (north of Italy), in Leiblachtal (Voralberg) or in the Parco Naturale delle Alpi Marittime (north-west of Italy)? What is the impact on habitats for plants and animals? In order to answer to […]

Literature review on Renewable Energies and Ecosystem Service impacts

Posted by on Oct 20, 2014 in Knowledge transfer | No Comments

Which species are particularly sensible to the use of forest biomass in the Alps? How does the use full tree harvesting impact the productivity of alpine soils? Do biogas facitlities fit to the structure of alpine agriculture? How are wind mills experienced by tourists in the context alpine landscape aesthetics? Do ground mounted photovoltaics seal […]

Jesenske barve v talnih profilih

Posted by on Oct 15, 2014 in Knowledge transfer | No Comments
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Sončne jesenske dni smo izkoristili za izkop talnih profilov na izbranih lokacijah. Strokovnjaki Kmetijskega inštituta Slovenije so opisali lastnosti tal ter odvzeli vzorce za laboratorijsko analizo. (foto: Tomaž Kralj)

Transnational workshop on “Sample Hectare”, 30th of Sept 2014

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On the 30.09.2014 the project responsible discussed with 11 representatives of the Vorarlberg State administration the instrument “Sample Hectare”. The public administration was widely represented, including the head of departments of agrarian district authority, forestry, water management, nature and environmental protection, environment and food security, energy and climate protection, as well as representatives of the […]