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Environment - Energy and environmental technology
Introducing the International Bioenergy Platform (IBEP)
The International Bioenergy Platform is being presented to the international community in the energy, agriculture and environment sectors as a mechanism for organizing and facilitating a multidisciplinary and global approach.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en2/en2_060501_en.htm
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en2/en2_060501_fr.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en2/en2_060501_es.htm
Arabic: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en2/en2_060501_ar.htm

Environment - Energy and environmental technology
Bioenergy and the Clean Development Mechanism
This paper was presented at the 2nd World Conference on Biomass for Energy, Industry and Climate Protection, 10-14 May 2004 in Rome, Italy.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en2/en2_050501_en.htm
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en2/en2_050501_fr.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en2/en2_050501_es.htm
Arabic: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en2/en2_050501_ar.htm

Environment - Energy and environmental technology
Bioenergy
Bioenergy in general and wood energy in particular are the dominant sources of energy for about half of the world’s population who are the poorest of the poor, and who use this energy mainly for cooking. They have very limited access to other forms of energy such as electricity or liquid fuels.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en2/en2_050402_en.htm
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en2/en2_050402_fr.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en2/en2_050402_es.htm
Arabic: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en2/en2_050402_ar.htm

Environment - Energy and environmental technology
Bioenergy : Committee on Agriculture
Clean and safe energy services are essential for achieving the United Nations Millennium Development Goals. However, around two billion people, mostly living in rural areas of developing countries, are still without electricity or other modern energy services and rely largely on burning fuelwood and charcoal to meet their basic cooking and heating needs. At the international level, petroleum-based... more
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en2/en2_050403_en.htm
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en2/en2_050403_fr.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en2/en2_050403_es.htm
Arabic: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en2/en2_050403_ar.htm

Environment - Energy and environmental technology
GEF/FAO Workshop on Productive Uses of Renewable Energy: Experience, Strategies, and Project Development
An expert workshop was convened in Rome by the Global Environment Facility and FAO. The final report summarizes the presentations and discussions.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/2003/EN10023_en.htm
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/2003/EN10023_fr.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/2003/EN10023_es.htm

Environment - Energy and environmental technology
Summary Report of the "GEF-FAO Workshop on Productive Uses of Renewable Energy: Experience, Strategies, and Project Development"
This report is an overview of on an expert workshop held in Rome in June 2002 by the Global Environment Facility and FAO. The workshop addressed productive uses of renewable energy in developing countries; the 35 workshop participants came from development agencies, non-governmental organizations, private companies, research institutes, and universities in 15 countries.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/2002/EN1001_en.htm

Environment - Energy and environmental technology
The Role of Energy in Sustainable Development: Rio, Johannesburg and beyond
The Executive Summary and an abstract of this study are contributions to the ongoing discussions at the international level on sustainable development and, in particular, to the linkages between energy, agriculture, climate change and sustainable agriculture and rural development - SARD.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/2002/EN0803_en.htm
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/2002/EN0803_fr.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/2002/EN0803_es.htm

Environment - Energy and environmental technology
FAO implementing pico-hidro and solar projects in remote areas of Honduras
FAO recently signed an agreement in order to prepare a rural energy policy for Honduras. This paper discusses various pico-hidro and solar projects undertaken in connection with this agreement.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/2002/EN0601_en.htm
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/2002/EN0601_fr.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/2002/EN0601_es.htm

Environment - Energy and environmental technology
The Commission for Sustainable Development addresses energy
The Comission for Sustainable Development is the body of the United Nations charged with following up on proposals decided upon at the
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/2001/EN0301_es.htm

Environment - Energy and environmental technology
Biomass fuels: "The time is right, but the pricing isn't"
Interview with SD's Senior Energy Coordinator, Gustavo Best, about biomass fuels and other alternative energy sources.
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/frdirect/EGre0035.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/spdirect/EGre0034.htm

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