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 [...]

Aid in Europe to boost green transition and reduce reliance on Russia

2023-03-17T08:20:36+00:0017 de March de 2023|Categories: Diffusion|Tags: |

The European Parliament approves legislation to accelerate the EU's climate transition and reduce dependence on fossil fuels from Russia. The initiative has more than 20 billion euros in the form of subsidies to boost member states' energy recovery and transition plans.    The funds will be distributed according to criteria such as cohesion policy, dependence on fossil fuels and the cost of investments. In fact, [...]

Spain and Denmark, allies to accelerate the green transition in Europe

2023-03-09T08:44:39+00:009 de March de 2023|Categories: Diffusion|Tags: , |

Last week, the Spanish Prime Minister, Pedro Sánchez, and the Danish Prime Minister, Mette Frederiksen, signed a collaboration in favor of the green transition. A memorandum of understanding was signed between the two countries highlighting the importance of combating the energy crisis and climate change. Both countries have initiatives to address both situations.   They committed to promote regulatory frameworks that support renewable hydrogen, accelerate [...]

Watch again the videos of the conference ‘The fight against climate change and the recognition of the rights of nature’

2023-02-09T17:26:46+00:009 de February de 2023|Categories: Diffusion|Tags: , |

We remind you that you can re-watch the sessions of the conference The fight against climate change and the recognition of the rights of nature: synergies of Mediterranean cooperation, on the website of the University of Valencia.    The team of the Inter-University Chair of New Green Transition at the University of Valencia co-organized this event together with the UV in June last year. It [...]

The Generalitat gives the green light to 61 projects that will allow more than half of the energy produced to be green

2023-02-01T13:07:57+00:001 de February de 2023|Categories: Diffusion|Tags: , |

The Generalitat Valenciana has issued a favorable environmental assessment for a total of 61 projects. When completed and operational, they will allow more than half of the energy generated in the Valencian Community to be from renewable sources. In total, the investment will amount to 859 million euros and 1,356 megawatts will be produced.   The president of the Generalitat, Ximo Puig, has emphasized that [...]

The Association of Textile Entrepreneurs of the Valencian Community leads a European project to strengthen the green and digital transition in the sector.

2023-01-26T12:22:26+00:0026 de January de 2023|Categories: Diffusion|Tags: , |

The employers' association Ateval, the Association of Textile Entrepreneurs of the Valencian Community, is leading the European project In Transit. It involves textile, aerospace and construction SMEs in the green and digital transition across Europe, with a total budget of 5 million euros.    The strategy of this initiative is based on four key pillars. The first is underpinned by a series of joint services [...]

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