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• May 22, 2014 (13:00 til 17:00) (Note: The Conference is in Danish)
Theme: Can an Almost Fossil Free Danmark be a Model for Europe?
Better Environment, New Income, Local Employment.
Place: Copenhagen, Denmark
Among speakers are: Connie Hedegaard, EU Climate Commissioner, Representatives of Dansk Energi; DAKOFA; Dansk Fjernvarme; HMN Naturgas; DS Handvaerk & Industri; Fodevarer og Landbrug
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Organisers:
The conference is part of the "Thy and Mors on the Radhuspladsen" and "Folkecenteret's 40 -year RE in Thy" Jubileum.


May 15-17, 2014 (9:30 - 16:00) (Note: The Conference is in Danish)
Fossil Free Thy and EU Conference

Excursion and Exhibition and Open House at the Nordic Folkecenter
Theme: What can Danmark, Norden and EU Learn from Thy? What Can Thy Learn from the Other Part of Danmark, Norden and EU?
Place: Thy, Denmark.
Among the speakers are:
Tove Videbaek, Conservative candidate to the European Parliament (EP); Britta Thomsen, MEP and and candidate to EP; Per Clausen, MF (EL), Enhedslisten; Tryggvi Felixson, senior adviser to the Nordisk Rad; Lene Kjelgaard Jensen, mayor, Thisted municipality; Preben Maegaard, Nordic Folkecenter, Chair Emeritus; Jane Kruse, Chair, Nordic Folkecenter for Renewable Energy.
Organisers: Nordisk Folkecenter for Renewable Energy with International Network for Sustainable Energy (INFORSE-Europe), Thisted Municipality.

Read more:
-- Events of Danish INFORSE members on EU
-- May 22 Program on the Folkecenter's web site (in Danish)
-- May 15 Program on the Folkecenter's web site (in Danish)
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March 20, 2014 (14.00-17.00)

Debat: Energistrategi 2030 (in Danish)
with
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Connie Hedegaard, EU Climate Commissioner
- Gunnar Boye Olesen from VedvarendeEnergi
- Kristian Wurt from Aarhus Kommune for Teknik og Miljo
- Per Asmussen from Kamstrup
- Bo Brummerstedt, Aarhus University

Mediator: Soren Hermansen, Samso Energiakademi.

Organisers: VedvarendeEnergi, Climate Secratriat of Aarhus Municipality, Aarhus University, International Network for Sustainable Energy (INFORSE-Europe).

Place: Aarhus University, Denmark
More: Link to Program and Proceedings at
INFORSE-Europe - Debate and Information on Europe

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Debate: "Sustainable Resource Use in a Globalised World" (in Danish)

Date: Friday, 29 November, 2013, 14.15 - 17.15

Discussion with EU Climate Commissioner, Connie Hedegaard, Ariadna Rodrigo (FoEE), Jorgen Henningsen (EPC), Lars Fogh Mortensen (EEA), Ross Jackson (Gaia Trust).

Place: Bethesda, Romersgade 17, 1362 Copenhagen, Denmark.

Event link in Danish: NOAH's home page.

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Debate: "EU's role in the Climate Negotiations - Back from Wasaw" (in Danish)

Date: Monday, 25 November 2013, 15.00 - 17.00


Discussion with Gunnar Boye Olesen, VedvarendeEnergi, Prof.Eigil Kaas, Niels Bohr Instituttet, Klima- og Geofysik, Kontorchef Stig Uffe Pedersen, Klima, Energi og Bygningsministeriet.

Place: VerdensKulturCentret, Nørre Allé 7, 2200 Copenhagen, Denmark
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Event link in Danish: VE 's home page.

See more on INFORSE-Europe - Debate and Information on Europe

11-22 November, 2013, Warsaw, Poland
UNFCCC COP19:
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, 19th Conference of Parties (COP)

PRESS RELEASE: CLIMATE NEGOTIATIONS MUST GEAR UP: WE UNDERSTAND WALK-OUT ( pdf file)

• 11-22 November, 2013
INFORSE Exhibition Stall


18 November, 2013, Warsaw, Poland
INFORSE-HELIO-AIWC Side Event to UNFCCC COP19
Title: "New Solutions of Climate Mitigation in South & North; NGO Voices; Technology Mechanism"
Time: 16.45-18.15
Room: Torun 2nd floor, Zone B3.

See Proceedings, Pictures and more: INFORSE at UNFCCC COP19

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Warsaw, Poland
INFORSE-Europe General Meeting
See: New INFORSE-Europe Board Elected
SEN 75 pdf file 1.9 MB • November 2013
Sustainable Energy News: Issue No. 75
Inside: UNFCCC COP19 - Gender Theme

Download pdf version and contents.
Full pdf file, 4.8 MB, 78 pages, Gender in Sustainable Energy News 2001-2012 2013
Reader: Gender Climate and Energy 2001-2012
Compilation of Articles on Gender in Sustainable Energy News
Read Contents and download from SEN Gender Reader.
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September 18, 2013
Public Meeting: "Come Nearer to Europe"
Which Role has EU in the Sustainable Development of Samso and Denmark
Samsø island, Denmark

The event is one of the public debate events in 2013, which are organised by INFORSE-Europe and supported by "Europa Nævnet". The debates are in Danish.
The Danish INFORSE-Europe members, which are local organisers of the events are: Nordic Folkecenter for Renewable Energy, Sustainable Energy (Vedvarende Energi), NOAH (FoE Denmark), Samsø Energy Academy.

Read More:
INFORSE-Europe - Debate and Information on Europe, and
Samso Energy Academy (in Danish)
REC heating room August 2013: Study Tour in Central Eastern Europe
Program, Compendium, pictures

May 2013: Study Tour in Denmark and Sweden
Program, Compendium, pictures

The Sustainable Energy Study Tours were for a Group from 3 Belarus Municipalities and NGOs in the framework of an ECSE Project.
Read more: ECSE Project in English, and in ECSE Project in Russian.
27 June, 2013, 9.00-13.00 - Brussels
Ecodesign & Energy Labelling: Cornerstones of EU Energy & Climate Policy
Organised by INFORSE-Europe, Coolproducts Campaign with EEB, and others in cooperation with European Commission, DG Energy, Ecodesign Team.
Place: Brussels, Belgium, Charlemagne Building, Jenkins Room
More: Program/Proceedings
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June 20, 2013
Public Meeting: "Fossil Free Thy and EU"
Place: Folkecenter for Renewable Energy, Thy, Denmark

The event is one of the public debate events in 2013, which are organised by INFORSE-Europe and supported by "Europa Nævnet". The debates are in Danish.
The Danish INFORSE-Europe members, which are local organisers of the events are: Nordic Folkecenter for Renewable Energy, Sustainable Energy (Vedvarende Energi), NOAH (FoE Denmark), Samsø Energy Academy.

Read more:
INFORSE-Europe - Debate and Information on Europe, and
Folkecenter for Renewable Energy (in English) and (in Danish)

16 June, 2013 (Sunday) kl. 09.30 - 11.00
Fossil Free Europe - How do we Manage it?
Political Festival in Bornholm, Denmark
Place: Hoiers Iscafe, Allinge pa Bornholm


Participants of the Debate:

- Steen Gade, energy spokesman, SF.
- Per Clausen, energy spokesman, Enhedslisten.
- Jorgen E Olesen, professor, Aarhus Universitet.
- Britta Thomsen, MEP, Social Democrats.
- Gunnar Boye Olesen, Political Coordinator, VedvarendeEnergi.
- Palle Bendsen, Modarator, NOAH.

The event is in Danish.
Organised by INFORSE-Europe, VedvarendeEnergi together with NOAH.

See: Program
More at: VE-homepage.
Supported by Europa-Nævnet.

  26 March, 2013
Gunnar Boye Olesen from INFORSE-Europe makes a lecture on sustainable energy vision tools at the ELTE University in Budapest, Hungary.
Read more:
- Hungarian Sustainable Energy Scenario
- ELTE University Event's website and ELTE University News.
INFORSE-Europe voice on Your Voice in Europe

20 March, 2013
INFORSE-Europe joins open letter to EIB and EBRD:
"Sostanj Must Never Happen Again"
The letter is initiated by CEE Bankwatch Network and supported by 98 organisations.
It is a reaction for that the banks decided to disburse funds for the Sostanj 6 lignite power plant in Slovenia.
Read more: Press release section of INFORSE-Europe.

  15 March, 2013
Three regions were chosen in Belarus to make sustainable energy planning in the framework of a cooperation project.
Read more: Belarus-Danish-Swedish NGO Cooperation Project.
Souther Voices on Climate Change 2012 - 2013
"Southern Voices 2" on Climate Change capacity building programme. The Program continues. INFORSE has focus on South Asian and Africa.
Read more on the Southern Voices Project's web site and at INFORSE-Asia, and INFORSE-Africa.

January 31, 2013, 15.00-18.00 - Aarhus/Viby

100% Renewable Energy in EU and Denmark
Green
Energy Transition in EU - Is Money for this?
Public Meeting on the EU Budget of 1,000 Milliard Euro, and its contribution to the necessary transition to effective use of renewable energy.

Panel included: Martin Lidegaard - Danish Climate, Energy and Building Minister; Britta Thomsen - Member of the EU Parliament; Frank Elholm - European Commission; Bünyamin Simsek - Aarhus Municipality; Gunnar Boye Olesen - VedvarendeEnergi; Jørgen Wisborg - OK.

Organised by VedvarendeEnergi and INFORSE-Europe with cooperation of the Climate Secretariat of the Aarhus municipality.

The event is one of the four public debate events in 2012, which are organised by INFORSE-Europe and supported by "Europa Nævnet". The debates are in Danish.
The Danish INFORSE-Europe members, which are local organisers of the events are: Nordic Folkecenter for Renewable Energy, Sustainable Energy (Vedvarende Energi), NOAH (FoE Denmark), Samsø Energy Academy.

See more: INFORSE-Europe - Debate and Information on Europe

27 November - 7 December, 2012
INFORSE at UNFCCC COP 18 in Doha, Qatar 2012.
INFORSE Exhibition Booth No. 134
INFORSE-HELIO Side Event: December 5, 2012 - Room No.7

INFORSE has Consultative status at the UNFCCC and ECOSOC.
Read on INFORSE participation on previous UN Conferences.
• November 2012
Sustainable Energy News: Issue No. 74
Inside: UNFCCC COP18

Download pdf version and contents.

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26 October, 2012
Samsø 2.0 - Konference Debat kl. 13.00-17.00
Venue: Samsø island, Denmark
Organised by Samsø Energy Academy, and INFORSE-Europe.

The event is one of the four public debate events in 2012, which are organised by INFORSE-Europe and supported by "Europa Nævnet". The debates are in Danish.
The Danish INFORSE-Europe members, which are local organisers of the events are: Nordic Folkecenter for Renewable Energy, Sustainable Energy (Vedvarende Energi), NOAH (FoE Denmark), Samsø Energy Academy.

See more: INFORSE-Europe - Debate and Information on Europe

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11 October, 2012, Time: 14.00-17.00
Climate Law - Will the Danish Climate Law the Strongest in Europe?
Venue: National Museum, Festsalen, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Organised by NOAH and INFORSE-Europe.

The event was one of the four public debate events in 2012, organised by INFORSE-Europe and supported by "Europa Nævnet". The debates are in Danish.
The Danish INFORSE-Europe members, which are local organisers of the events are: Nordic Folkecenter for Renewable Energy, Sustainable Energy (Vedvarende Energi), NOAH (FoE Denmark), Samsø Energy Academy.

See more: INFORSE-Europe - Debate and Information on Europe

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24 September, 2012 (Monday), Time: 10 AM - 3 PM
Europa Messen 2012 - Annual Exhibition and Conference on Europe

Venue: National Museum in Copenhagen, Denmark

INFORSE-Europe had a stall together with the Danish INFORSE members as such Nordic Folkecenter for Renewable Energy, Sustainable Energy (Vedvarende Energi), NOAH (FoE Denmark), Samsø Energy Academy.

See films and pictures at the web site of Europa-Nævnet.

See more: INFORSE-Europe - Debate and Information on Europe

Rio+20
INFORSE HELIO Side event Rio+20

 

 

 


13 - 23 June, 2012
Rio+20, United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD)
Place: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

 

 

INFORSE-HELIO side event:
Green Energy for a Green Economy

Date: June 19, 2012
Time: 17.30-19.00
RioCentro, Room T-5

Read the detailed Side Event Proceedings

Read on INFORSE at Rio+20 (UNCSD)

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• June 2012
Sustainable Energy News: Issue No. 73
Inside: Rio+20

Download pdf version and contents.

21 May, 2012, Bonn, Germany
New report by the Southern Voices programme, involving
INFORSE, Climate Action Network, CLACC and other networks:

Report Reveals Key Role for Civil Society in Policymaking in a Changing Climate
Press Release: pdf file (21 kB)

The Report can be downloaded from the Project's web site Southern Voices.net - Publication.

Read more on the Southern Voices Project web site and at
INFORSE-Asia, and INFORSE-Africa.

January 2011 - June 2012
INFORSE Participates in the "Southern Voices" on Climate Change capacity building programme with focus on South Asian and African INFORSE regions and NGOs.
Read more on the Southern Voices Project web site and at
INFORSE-Asia, and INFORSE-Africa.
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16 April, 2012
The Declaration:
"100% Renewable Energy in Europe by 2050"
was handed over by Greenpeace to the Danish EU Presidency represented by Martin Lidegaard, Denmark's Climate and Energy Minister.
INFORSE-Europe joined the Declaration in January, 2011.

Read Declaration: www.100percentrenewables.eu
Greenpeace: Press Release 16.04.2012
Read scenarios by 2030 and 2050: Low Carbon Societies Network
Read INFORSE-Europe's Vision by 2030/2050 in the Vision EU-27.

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14 April, 2012
Time: 11.00-16.00
Place: Nordic Folkecenter for Renewable Energy, Denmark.


Climate Policy "From the outskirts to the energy center with focus on Denmark and Uganda." - How can EU policy regarding energy and agricultural development be met?


The event was one of the four public debate events in 2012, organised by INFORSE-Europe and supported by "Europa Nævnet".
The Danish INFORSE-Europe members, which are local organisers of the events are: Nordic Folkecenter for Renewable Energy, Sustainable Energy (Vedvarende Energi), NOAH (FoE Denmark), Samsø Energy Academy.

See more: INFORSE-Europe - Debate and Information on Europe

Low Carbon Societies Network 15 March, 2012
ENCI LowCarb - Low Carbon Societies Network Event
Final Public Project Conference

Organised by the EU FP7 Project with partners: RAC-France, INFORSE-Europe, Germanwatch, PIK, and CIRED.
Place: Paris, France
Read: Proceedings at the Project's web site.
INFORSE-Europe voice on Your Voice in Europe
• February 7, 2012 - EU Public Consultation: Renewable Energy Strategy
INFORSE-Europe's Response
: (pdf file 152 kB)
See: DG Energy ENER.C.1 - Renewables and CCS Policy: Renewable Energy Strategy
Sustainable Energy Week
Associate Member of EU Sustainable Energy Europe Campaign 
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