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  • The Eighth meeting of the CTCN Advisory Board

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    News
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    The Eighth meeting of the CTCN Advisory Board (AB8) took place from August 23-25 at UN City in Copenhagen, Denmark. In its overview of operations, the CTCN’s Director, Mr. Jukka Uosukainen reported that 136 requests for climate technology transfer assistance had been received by the CTCN, and that its Network is now in excess of 225 expert organizations (equally distributed among annex I and non-annex I countries). The Board welcomed the work undertaken to quantify outputs of the technical assistance that has been undertaken thus far.

  • INDC of Norway

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    National Plan
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    Norway

    Norway is committed to a target of an at least 40% reduction of greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 compared to 1990 levels. The emission reduction target will be developed into an emissions budget covering the period 2021-2030.

  • Comparison of Leading Electric Vehicle Policy and Deployment in Europe

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    Publication
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    The authors of this study investigate consumer incentives for electric vehicles (EVs), including plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs) and battery electric vehicles (BEVs), in the five largest EV markets in Europe: Germany, the United Kingdom, France, the Netherlands, and Norway. These markets together account for more than 80% of all European EV registrations in 2014. The author looks at incentives at the national level, and they use 10 case studies of European cities or regions to examine how local governments can complement national incentives.

  • Ecological Sanitation: A Concept

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    Publication
    Ecological Sanitation: A Concept

    Ecological sanitation ('ecosan') is the reuse of human excrement, which contains the nutrients required to fertilise land.

  • Testing methods for pozzolanas

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    Publication
    Testing methods for pozzolanas

    Pozzolanas and lime are the basis for alternative cements used instead of ordinary Portland cement. Testing is needed to determine the quality of the pozzolanas available.