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Call for papers: UK – Kenya – South Africa Trilateral Workshop, 4-8 Sept 2017, South Africa

The Sir Joseph Swan Centre for Energy Research is organising the UK – Kenya – South Africa Trilateral Workshop on ‘Increased food security through improved postharvest systems using renewable and sustainable energy for rural communities’ at Stellenbosch, South Africa between 4-8 September 2017, and would like to invite ECR researchers to participate it. For further details, […]

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Applications open: 2017-18 UK-China PhD placement programme (Newton Fund)

Applications now open for the 2017/18 UK-China PhD placement programme (Newton Fund) 5 June, 2017 The Newton Fund (known in China as the UK-China Joint Research and Innovation Partnership Fund) PhD placement programme is delivered by the British Council China and the China Scholarship Council on behalf of the UK’s Department for Business, Energy and […]

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Job opportunity: internship with Reiner Lemoine Institut, sustainable energy transitions

Dear colleagues,   We are offering an internship position with the option to conduct a master thesis. The suggested working title is:   “Understanding the framework of energy transitions in emerging and developing countries. Analyzing success factors for renewable energy and rural electrification projects in the Philippines”   Kindly find the job offer attached as […]

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Boiling Point is looking for a new home: end of an era, start of the new?

Dear HEDON Members, As a supporter of the HEDON Household Energy Network we are writing to you about the future of the network and our publication Boiling Point. For 25 years we have sought to support the household energy sector by getting information out to people that need it, and connecting people throughout the world. […]

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Call for papers: LCEDN 6th Conference, 11-12 September 2017, Durham

Low Carbon Energy for Development Network Conference Durham, 11 & 12 September 2017 (St Aidan’s College, Lindisfarne Centre)   Theme: ‘Equity and Energy Justice’   Key Speakers – Rosie Day, Ben Sovacool, Vanesa Castan Broto, Joy Clancy, Simon Trace   Announcement and call for papers: The Low Carbon Energy for Development Network (LCEDN) began in […]

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IISD – Summary Report available for 3rd SEforALL Forum (New York 3-5 Apr 2017)

For those of us not able to be in New York for the Third Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL) forum, the Summary Report from IISD provides a good overview:   IISD Reporting Services (IISD RS) – A Multimedia Resource for Environment and Development Negotiations www.iisd.ca IISD Reporting Services (IISD RS) – A Multimedia Resource for […]

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Funding opportunity: Chatham House – Africa Academy Fellowship

Chatham House – Academy Africa Fellowship https://www.chathamhouse.org/academy/fellowships/africa Access to sustainable energy – governance, incentives and capacities needed to achieve it SDG 7 commits the world to achieving “affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all” by 2030. International donors have enthusiastically embraced this agenda with high-profile schemes such as ‘Energy Africa’ and ‘Power Africa’. Yet […]

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Postdoc opportunity on Globalization and Technology

Please refer to the information below regarding a new Postdoctoral research job opportunity on Globalization and Technology that is available at the Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands. Please direct enquiries to Dr Johanna Höffken, Eindhoven University of Technology at j.i.hoffken@tue.nl.   ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… Dear All We have an exciting new postdoc vacancy at School of Innovation Sciences, […]

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Trends and challenges of sustainable energy and water research in North Africa: Sahara solar breeder concerns at the intersection of energy/water

New article in the Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews journal: Trends and challenges of sustainable energy and water research in North Africa: Sahara solar breeder concerns at the intersection of energy/water, by A. Boudghene Stamboul, Z. Khiata, S. Flazia, H. Tanemotob, M. Nakajimac, H. Isodac, F. Yokoyamad, S. Hannachib, K. Kurokawab, M. Shimizub, H. Koinumab and N. […]

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The electric energy potential of landfill biogas in Brazil

New article in the Energy Policy journal: The electric energy potential of landfill biogas in Brazil.             Abstract The increases in a country’s energy capacity are related to its gross domestic product (GDP). In Brazil, increases in income and the consumption of goods and services have led to an increase in […]

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