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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
The energy function of sugar mills: Case study in Nicaragua
This case study examines a sugar mill in northwestern Nicaragua which has been converted into a power generation plant. During the sugar season, power is produced from bagasse, a by-product of sugar production, and from eucalyptus during other periods of the year. This case study addresses some of the initial findings which have shown interesting economic, environmental and social benefits when c... more
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/2001/EN0302_en.htm

Environment - Energy and environmental technology
The European Sustainable Rural Environment and Energy Network
The FAO Regional Office for Europe has been supporting research cooperation and information exchange in Europe through the European System of Cooperative Research Networks in Agriculture (ESCORENA) since 1974, and in the field of alternative energy applications since 1983. Each of these networks is organized around a few well-defined subjects. One of these is the Sustainable Rural Environment and ... more
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EGdirect/EGre0002.htm

Environment - Energy and environmental technology
Alternative study of the sugar cane like nutritional and power resource - an integrated model
This paper was presented at the International Workshop on "Sugar cane: a multidimensional agenda for the 21st century" held in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, 19-22 October 1999. It focuses on the analysis of the diversification options of the sugar cane industry.
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/SPdirect/EGre0056.htm

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