Green Energy for Green Economy
Date: Tuesday, June 19, 2012,
Place: RioCentro, Room T-5
Short overview of why a low-carbon
transition to renewable energy
is the cornerstone of a green economy, and how the Rio+20 decision on green
contribute to that transition.
Christine Fiebig, HELIO-International
of TIPEE tool* as a way to assist decision makers develop
policies that have a low
carbon footprint and are renewable. Key results from a new pilot study.
Maryse Labriet, HELIO and ENERIS
(Environment Energy Consultants), France/Spain
The TIPEE tool “Traitement de l'Information pour les Politiques Energetiques
et l'Ecodeveloppement” (Processing Information for Energy Policies Conducive
to Ecodevelopment) was developed by Helio and is now used by NGOs, academic courses
file, 1.2 MB
Markets can be Harnessed to Promote Use Low-carbon, Renewable
Key requirements for this to take place
- Obstacles that need to be overcome.
By Hazel Henderson, Ethical Markets, USA
to the video
on Ethical Markets' website
and Strategies for Sustainable Energy Access and How they
Contribute to a "Green
Economy" and Poverty Reduction.
By Raymond Myles, INFORSE South-Asia and INSEDA, India.
file, 3.5 MB
to Renewable Energy in Europe and in Denmark: The plans
and proposals, and how they can form a cornerstone for the
to a "Green Economy".
By Gunnar Boye Olesen, INFORSE-Europe and SustainableEnergy, Denmark.
file, 1 MB
by Michel Takam, ADEID, Cameroon.
and non-profit think tank (INFORSE member).
The organisation is composed of a
energy analysts who identify, assess, measure and publicize
of energy systems
and policies to eco development (sustainable and equitable development).
HELIO - International, att.
International Network for Sustainable Energy, is
a network of 180 NGOs working for in
practice and politically for the transition to sustainable energy (efficient
and sustainable use of renewable energy).
It follows international policies, develop visions and scenarios for large-scale
sustainable energy and facilitate project and cooperation among members.
Contact: INFORSE, att Gunnar Boye Olesen,
the side event at the UNCSD
Read the Proceedings on HELIO's
Read more: INFORSE at Rio+20