Energy and Climate - FAE-
Organised by Foundation for Alternative Energy (FAE) at Commenius University,
Seminar was aimed
at to present EU energy policies and outcomes of the UN Climate Change
conference (COP 16) in Cancun. Energy and climate change
issues were discussed from the perspective of their impact on Slovak legislation,
economy and energy sector. The audience consisted from University staff,
students and NGOs.
There were two presentations made by Mr. Emil Bedi (INFORSE-Europe Coordinator):
1. Climate Change - Outcomes of UN conference (COP 16) and the future of
Kyoto Protocol. Presentation of EU and Slovak positions and financial
mechanisms (emission trading) and their relevance after the year 2012.
2. Renewable Energy Sources. Recent EU and energy policies were presented
with the INFORSE Europe positions . Impacts of EU energy policies on Slovak
energy sector and economy together with financial support for the RE (EU
Structural funds, feed-in tariffs) were at the focus of the discussion.
The project "Bioenergia Bystricko", which serves as the successful case
of implementation of EU Structural Funds in Slovakia was also highlighted.
One of the
outcomes of the seminar was the agreement that the Ph.D. students of
the Department of Landscape Ecology
of Commenius University will
join INFORSE-Europe / FAE projects next year.
the web site of the University in Bratislava (pdf
English (pdf file 157 kB) .
Obnovitelné zdroje energie (pdf file 1.3MB)
Zmena (pdf file 0.2MB)
See Program and Proceedings on
FAE's web site in Slovak :
Read more about:
FAE-INFORSE Seminar in 2007
- NGO FAE-INFORSE Seminar in 2008
- NGO FAE-INFORSE Seminar in 2009
on FAE's activities in Slovakia at: FAE's