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India Clean Cookstoves Forum

By: Karima Hirji  on: 18:14 GMT  expires: Mon 10 of Nov., 2014 00:00 GMT  (38 Views)
10 November 2014, New Delhi, India


The ICCF 2014 will bring together practitioners, project developers, investors, banks, researchers, social enterprises, government and donor agencies, as well as foundations and NGOs to discuss the next steps to tackle the challenges hindering the large-scale adoption of improved cookstoves (ICS) in India.

World Bank development dialogue on scaling up clean and efficient cooking solutions

By: Karima Hirji  on: 18:11 GMT  expires: Mon 17 of Nov., 2014 00:00 GMT  (40 Views)
4-17 November 2014
The World Bank Group is launching an online conversation November 4-17 on scaling up access to clean and efficient cooking solutions. Join Anita Marangoly George, Senior Director, Energy and Extractives Global Practice, at the World Bank, Radha Muthiah, Executive Director of the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves and other experts who will discuss how to maximize health, environmental and other development impacts through clean and efficient cooking solutions. To join the conversation on Nov. 4, go to http://strikingpoverty.worldbank.org/ and the conversation on clean and efficient cooking will be on the home page

Practical Action Energy Engagement Series

By: Karima Hirji  on: 18:07 GMT  expires: Thu 06 of Nov., 2014 00:00 GMT  (32 Views)
6 November 2014- 8:30 -10:00am, World Resources Institute
10 G Street NE Suite 800, Washington, DC 20002, USA

Practical Action, the World Resources Institute, and the United Nations Foundation are pleased to launch our first in a series of discussions on bringing energy access to the rest of the world

Household Air Pollution (HAP) - the silent killer

By: Karima Hirji  on: 18:00 GMT  expires: Fri 20 of Nov., 2015 00:00 GMT  (30 Views)
20 November 2014- 11:00-12:30 IST. Colombo, Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall, Sri Lanka

Clean Climate and Air Coalition (CCAC) and Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) together with the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves (GACC) are hosting a breakout-session at the Better Air Quality Conference in Colomba, Sri Lanka on November 20th, titled “Household Air Pollution – the silent killer”.

Pre-Event: Household Air Pollution (HAP) - Effects on health and climate change

By: Karima Hirji  on: 17:57 GMT  expires: Tue 18 of Nov., 2014 00:00 GMT  (63 Views)
18 November 2014 - 8:30- 16:00 IST, Colombo, Sirimavo Bandaranaike Memorial Exhibition Centre, Sri Lanka

Clean Climate and Air Coalition (CCAC) and Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) together with the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves (GACC) are hosting an event prior to the Better Air Quality conference, addressing household air pollution through cooking and lighting and its effects on health and climate change.

Biomass Waste-to-Energy Toolkit for Development Practitioners

By: Karima Hirji  on: Tue 14 of Oct., 2014 20:54 GMT  (235 Views)
This toolkit has been developed by SNVs REDD+ Energy and Agriculture Programme (REAP). With the purpose of supporting development practicioners this toolkit does not promote a one size fits all approach. But instead it provides practitioners a waste to energy project with a focus on the use of agricultural and forestry waste for the generation of electricity, by using technologies including combustion, gasification and anaerobic digestion.

Has your organization or company been involved in providing energy access in a relief setting? If so, we want to hear from you!

By: Karima Hirji  on: Tue 07 of Oct., 2014 15:10 GMT  expires: Sun 07 of Dec., 2014 00:00 GMT  (136 Views)
The SAFE Initiative (Safe Access to Fuels and Energy) is data mapping all energy access projects in humanitarian environments. Safe Access to Fuel and Energy (SAFE) is a cross-sectoral issue that focuses on ensuring access to fuel and energy for cooking, heating, lighting, and powering for crisis-affected populations.

To be included in this public data map, please fill out the attached Excel spreadsheet. Then, please send all submissions to Aneri Patel at apatel@unfoundation.org. All submissions will be uploaded here: http://www.safefuelandenergy.org/where-we-work/.

Nigerian NGO, SMEFUNDS Reducing Indoor Air Pollution Through Clean Stoves

By: Karima Hirji  on: Tue 07 of Oct., 2014 15:02 GMT  (854 Views)
Lagos, Nigeria, October 06, 2014, SMEFunds, a non-governmental organization (NGO) based in Nigeria, has announced that its clean cookstoves programme will reach over one million women and households in Africa by 2015. The announcement was made during the ‘Indoor Air Pollution' event, organized on 25 September 2014, in New York, US, on the sidelines of the 2014 Climate Summit. SMEFunds, based in Lagos, Nigeria, works to end poverty in Africa through promoting safer and cleaner biofuel gel and cook stoves. Together with the Carbon Credit Network, SMEFunds works through the Kike Green Cook Stove programme, which focuses on spreading the use of clean cook stove technology as a substitute to charcoal, firewood and liquid petroleum gas (LPG) in Africa.


WLPGA to Host the LPG Village at World Gas Conference 2015

By: Karima Hirji  on: Wed 24 of Sep., 2014 10:31 GMT  expires: Mon 01 of Dec., 2014 00:00 GMT  (286 Views)
The World Gas Conference (WGC)
1-5 June 2015, Porte de Versailles convention centre, Paris.

MENA Clean Energy Forum 2014

By: Karima Hirji  on: Wed 27 of Aug., 2014 10:00 GMT  expires: Mon 08 of Dec., 2014 00:00 GMT  (1713 Views)
We are delighted to announce the upcoming MENA Clean Energy Forum which will be taking place in Dubai on 9 December 2014.

The MENA Clean Energy Forum will bring together stakeholders interested in investing, financing, developing and operating clean energy projects in the regions.

We have a number of speaking opportunities available and are currently accepting presentation proposals. For more information on speaking and sponsoring opportunities please contact: Vivian Peters on +44 (0) 20 3239 6776 or vivian@elimucommunications.com

Visit: http://www.elimucommunications.com/mena-clean-energy-forum.html#1-conference-overview
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