Pilot Project University of Udine (EN)

University of Udine established an Observatory on Renewable Energies with the following objectives: - to monitor the trends of local energy production from renewable sources in relation to global energy demand and supply in Friuli Venezia Giulia; - to develop technical/scientific tools for a comparative assessment and/or certification of renewable energy based on their effects on o the environment (GHG emissions, localised pollution, effects on tourism), o the economic sustainability of biomass production and biomass combustion systems, o the society (creation of jobs, safety and health issues of workers, awareness of the population); - to promote new visions and strategies in the development of renewable energy technologies.
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