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Asian Institute of Technology

Country of registration:
Acronym:
AIT
Address:
P.O. Box 4, Klong Luang, Pathumthani 12120, Thailand
Relation to CTCN:
Consortium Partner
Knowledge Partner
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The Asian Institute of Technology, founded in 1959, is an international institution for higher education located in Khlong Luang, Thailand. It specializes in engineering, advanced technologies, and management and planning.

Contributions

  • Cellulosic ethanol

    Type: 
    Technology
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    Objective:

    Cellulosic ethanol is an alcohol produced from the feedstock available in wide variety of plant materials and agricultural residues. Although chemically identical with the first generation bioethanol, it differs in the use of raw material. Hence cellulosic ethanol differs from the conventional ethanol in its use of feedstock and the process implied at the different stages of production.

  • CTCN incubator programme in Timor Leste

    Type: 
    Event
    Date:
    Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - Friday, October 12, 2018 Europe/Copenhagen
    Country:
    Timor-Leste

    CTCN organised a 3-days incubator consultation workshop 10-12 October 2018 in Díli, Timor Leste to support Timor Leste in reaching their Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) adaptation and mitigation targets through the deployment of climate technologies. The consultations were facilitated by the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT).

  • Developing policy framework and business model to promote sustainable use of biomass briquettes in Nepal

    Type: 
    Technical Assistance
    Date of submission:
    Phase:
    Implementation
    Countries:
    Objective:
    Sectors:
    Cross-sectoral enabler:

    This Technology Transfer Advances Nepal's

    • Nationally Determined Contribution to "maintain 40% of the total area of the country under forest cover and increase forest productivity and products through sustainable management of forests", and to contribute to the global efforts of reducing GHGs emissions and helping life and life-support systems to adapt and build resilience to climate change impacts.

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