Technology

UNIDO and Statoil to Collaborate on Sustainable Energy Access [viewed]

11 February 2011:  The UN Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has entered into an agreement with Statoil, an international energy company in oil and gas production, to collaborate in the promotion of access to sustainable energy in developing countries.

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Event: 61st Meeting of the CDM Executive Board [viewed]

The Executive Board of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) will meet to consider matters relating to the operation of the CDM.  

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Event: Blue Carbon Scientific Working Group I Meeting I [viewed]

Conservation International, IUCN, the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and partners are building a program to coordinate and guide establishment of coastal “blue” carbon as a conservation and management tool contributing to climate change mitigation and the development of associated conservation financing mechanisms.  

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Event: 55th Meeting of the CDM Accreditation Panel [viewed]

The Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) Accreditation Panel will be holding its 55th meeting to consider issues relating to the accreditation of operational entities.  

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Event: 25th Meeting of the JI Accreditation Panel [viewed]

The Joint Implementation Accreditation Panel will meet to consider matters relating to the accreditation of independent entities.  

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Event: 31st Meeting of the CDM Small Scale Working Group [viewed]

The Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) Small Scale Working Group will meet to consider issues relating to small-scale CDM project activities.  

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Event: 50th Meeting of the CDM Methodologies Panel [viewed]

The Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) Methodologies Panel will be meeting to consider issues relating to CDM project methodologies for baselines and monitoring plans.  

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UNFCCC Publishes Bangkok Meeting Notification [viewed]

9 February 2011: The UNFCCC Secretariat has published a notification to parties and observer States (CAS/PART/FEB/11) regarding the UN Climate Change Talks, which will be held in Bangkok, Thailand, from 3-8 April 2011.

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EU Leaders Focus on Energy [viewed]

4 February 2011: The European Council gathered Heads of State and Government of the EU member States on 4 February 2011, in Brussels, Belgium, to discuss energy and innovation as part of the EU 2020 Strategy on smart, sustainable and inclusive growth in the EU.

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European Commission Launches Sustainable Growth Initiative [viewed]

26 January 2011: The European Commission has launched "A resource-efficient Europe: Flagship initiative under the Europe 2020 Strategy," which set out its views on a strategic framework towards a more sustainable use of natural resources and the shift towards resource-efficient, low-carbon growth in Europe.

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