Watch the videos of the II International Congress on the rights of nature and the fight against climate change again

2023-07-20T08:15:39+00:0020 de July de 2023|Categories: Diffusion, UV|

The team of the Chair of New Green Transition at the University of Valencia, after co-organizing the II International Congress: The Rights of Nature and the Fight against Climate Change in the Mediterranean, has provided a service to view the conference, round tables, etc. in streaming. The website provides videos of the entire congress with information on strategies and policies on just ecological transition or [...]

Comunitat Valenciana invests in a more sustainable tourism model

2023-07-07T15:10:09+00:007 de July de 2023|Categories: Diffusion|

Turisme Comunitat Valenciana has allocated 59.7 million euros, from the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism, in actions to respond to the challenges of sustainability, in the organization of the tourism model and in the areas of green transition, digital transition, and the competitiveness of destinations.   The purpose of the aid is to support the transformation of tourist destinations with the aim of increasing [...]

Why the circular economy is necessary to achieve a more sustainable world

2023-06-30T09:16:59+00:0030 de June de 2023|Categories: Diffusion|Tags: |

It is estimated that humans consume approximately 1.75 times the resources the earth is capable of producing. The World Economic Forum's Director of Human Resources Circularity, Kristin Hughes, argues that the only way to meet our needs with fewer resources is through processes and products that minimise waste. She also emphasises maximum reuse, repair and recycling of materials, which means knowing the full life cycle [...]

The ability to accelerate the green transition is increasingly in demand by companies

2023-06-09T11:10:33+00:009 de June de 2023|Categories: Diffusion|Tags: , |

Professionals with skills that can be applied in green sectors or key sectors for the green transition are and will become increasingly important. If Europe is to reach its 2050 targets, it needs these workers. It is estimated that Europe has the potential to generate between 700,000 and 1,000,000 green jobs in the next ten years if it implements the European Green Pact (a package [...]

The Chair participated in the XVIII Congress of the Spanish Association for Energy Economics (AEEE)

2023-05-31T15:12:04+00:0031 de May de 2023|Categories: Diffusion|Tags: , , |

The Spanish Association for Energy Economics (AEEE) held the XVIII Annual Congress on 24, 25 and 26 May in Castelló de la Plana, with the sponsorship of the team of the Chair of New Green Transition at the Universitat Jaume I. This is the most important academic and business congress on Energy Economics in Spain, where the energy crisis, opportunities for industry, poverty and regional [...]

Green transition: the tool to fight depopulation in Aras de los Olmos

2023-05-26T09:58:57+00:0026 de May de 2023|Categories: Diffusion|Tags: |

The Valencian municipality of Aras de los Olmos is fighting against depopulation with a firm commitment to green transition and digitalisation. A clear example is the ambitious goal they have set themselves: to become the first town to be supplied with its own electricity, which will be generated from renewable sources. It will come from small photovoltaic, wind, hydro and biogas power plants.    The [...]

Women’s rural and green entrepreneurship in Spain, a benchmark in Europe

2023-05-04T14:24:40+00:004 de May de 2023|Categories: Diffusion|Tags: , |

Spain is one of the leading countries in Europe in rural and green female entrepreneurship. This was announced by the Ministry for Ecological Transition and the Demographic Challenge (MITECO) during a conference held on 10 March to mark International Women's Day.    The report analysed green entrepreneurship, rural entrepreneurship and the intersection between the two with national statistics, also taking into account data by autonomous [...]

The transition to green jobs in business

2023-04-04T15:03:47+00:004 de April de 2023|Categories: Diffusion|Tags: , |

Green employment is another of the challenges facing companies if they want to be truly sustainable. Forética, a leading Spanish business organisation in sustainability, has launched the third edition of the ‘Jobs 2030' project, together with ManpowerGroup and the collaboration of the ONCE Foundation and PRISA.    The aim of this initiative is to address the challenges of the just transition to green jobs, both [...]

What is the European Green Pact?

2023-03-27T16:17:34+00:0027 de March de 2023|Categories: Diffusion|Tags: |

Climate change is a growing threat worldwide. Under this premise, the European Green Pact has been created in Europe with the aim of modernising the territory's economy and improving the management of resources, without being less competitive.    To achieve this, goals have been set to which all member countries must contribute: to stop producing net greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, to decouple economic growth [...]

Get to know Hémera, the Digital School for the Energy Transition

2023-03-23T16:19:11+00:0023 de March de 2023|Categories: Diffusion|Tags: |

The Spanish Federation of Popular Universities (FEUP) and Redeia (Red Eléctrica Group) have created Hémera, the Digital School for the Energy Transition. It is a free centre that empowers citizens with knowledge and technologies on the new energy model and places them in the spotlight. It is also a tool to raise awareness among the population about the need for this transition, the opportunities it [...]

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