第1回世界ご当地エネルギー会議

第1回世界ご当地エネルギー会議(World Community Power Conference, WCPC)を福島市にて開催いたします。世界ご当地エネルギー会議は、地域が中心となって進める自然エネルギー(コミュニティパワー)のリーダーたちが世界各地から集い、世界的な自然エネルギーへの転換の中でコミュニティパワーの果たす役割を議論することを目的とします。

日程 2016年11月3日(木/祝)9:00〜18:30、4日(金)9:00〜12:30

開場 コラッセふくしま(福島県福島市三河南町1-20)

会議言語 英語(※ 日本語への同時通訳)

主催 一般社団法人全国ご当地エネルギー協会、認定NPO法人環境エネルギー政策研究所、世界風力エネルギー協会 (「第1回世界ご当地エネルギー会議」実行委員会)、福島市、一般財団法人ふくしま自然エネルギー基金

協力 フリードリヒ・エーベルト財団、シェーナウ電力、ドイツ連邦環境庁(UBA)、REN21、北海道再生可能エネルギー振興機構、エネルギーから経済を考える経営者ネットワーク会議、100%自然エネルギー世界キャンペーン、国際太陽エネルギー協会(ISES)、国際ソーラー都市イニシアチブ(ISCI)、ICLEI 持続可能性をめざす自治体協議会、WindTech International, RECHARGE, neue energie, The BEAM 他

Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
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