All articles for the topic: sustainability
Biogas for road vehicles: Technology brief 2017 (External Content)

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March 28, 2017

Biogas for road vehicles: Technology brief 2017 (External Content)

Switching to biogas as vehicle fuel can reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the transport sector between 60% and 80% compared to fossil-based fuels like gasoline and diesel.   This brief highlights...
Biogas for road vehicles: Technology brief 2017 (External Content)

Biogas for road vehicles: Technology brief 2017 (External Content)

Switching to biogas as vehicle fuel can reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the transport sector between 60% and 80% compared to fossil-based fuels like gasoline and diesel.   This brief highlights the technologies available – both established and newly em ...
Solar Pumping for Irrigation: Improving livelihoods and sustainability (External Content)

Solar Pumping for Irrigation: Improving livelihoods and sustainability (External Content)

Irrigation improves yields, reduces vulnerability to changing rainfall patterns, and enables multiple cropping practices. This can stimulate socio-economic development in the agriculture sector helping the fight against poverty. Solar-based solutions can ...
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Partner Country Series - Thailand Electricity Security Assessment (External Content)

Thailand is a rapidly growing country with a large middle class, and as a result may be undergoing a structural transition, changing the nature and shape of electricity demand in the coming years. Thai energy policy is driven by the three pillars of secur ...
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Sustainable Business - Marketing Strategy for Sustainable Products and Services

In the free online course Sustainable Business - Marketing Strategy for Sustainable Products and Services learn how a business can conduct sustainable marketing by developing and promoting products and services that meet consumer needs utilizing resources ...
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Sustainable Business - Entrepreneurship and Innovation

In the free online course Sustainable Business - Entrepreneurship and Innovation learn how entrepreneurship and innovation can relate to sustainable business and how entrepreneurial innovators forge new paths and break with accepted ways of doing things i ...
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Diploma in Sustainable Business

The free online course Diploma in Sustainable Business provides a broad overview of the core concepts of sustainability. It highlights some of the benefits, opportunities and challenges associated with sustainable business practices.
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Introduction to Environmental Sustainability

Environmental sustainability involves individuals, communities and countries acting to protect the natural world, so that the capability of the environment to support human life is preserved for future generations.
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Energy Technology Perspectives 2016 - Executive Summary (External Content)

Cities drive economic growth but can also drive sustainable change. As the share of the world’s population living in cities rises, ambitious action in urban areas can be instrumental in achieving long term sustainability of the global energy system – incl ...
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Activities of Member Organizations and Partners of UN-Energy in support of “2014-2024 United Nations Decade of Sustainable Energy for All” March 2016 (External Content)

The United Nations General Assembly in 2012 unanimously approved a resolution declaring the decade 2014-2024 as the Decade of Sustainable Energy for All (SE4ALL). The resolution builds upon the accomplishments of the SE4ALL initiative and stresses the nee ...

Blue Globe Foresight Studie #10/2013. INTEGRAL E+ Grundlagen für die regionale Konzeption, Gestaltung und Integration alternativer Energieanlagen in der österreichischen Kulturlandschaft Eine transdisziplinäre Zusammenarbeit von Forschung, Lehre mit Exper

Ausgangssituation/Motivation des Projektes Der Ressource Landschaft kommt als Energieträger immer stärker wachsende Bedeutung zu. Orts- und Landschaftsbild als wichtige Stützen der europäischen Kulturlandschaft, sowie als touristische und damit wirtschaft ...

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