Volkswagen’s battery gigafactory in Sagunto, in line with the green transition in the Valencia Region

2022-03-29T16:20:27+00:0029 de March de 2022|Categories: Diffusion|Tags: , |

The Volkswagen Group has recently announced that it will install its new battery plant in Sagunto, a news that has been applauded by different Valencian politicians and state representatives. This is the case of the vice-president Mónica Oltra, who has assured that these are "very good news". She emphasized that when we talk about batteries, we talk about "ecological transition" and therefore it is a [...]

The ‘Valencian Climate Change Agency’ is almost a reality

2022-02-23T15:57:14+00:0023 de February de 2022|Categories: Diffusion, University News|Tags: , |

This monday the Delegate Commission of Ecological Transition and Environmental Sustainability of the Council met, made up of representatives of all the Ministries of the Valencian Government. The meeting has given the green light to the final procedures to make the Valencian Climate Change Agency a reality, a tool that will allow us to respond to the current climate emergency situation.    This Agency is [...]

Participate in the XVII annual international seminar ‘Sustainable Development and Integration’!

2022-02-16T13:11:38+00:0016 de February de 2022|Categories: Diffusion, UA|Tags: , |

The team of the Chair of New Green Transition at the University of Alicante co-organizes together with the Universidad Externado de Colombia and the Universidad Andina Simón Bolívar (based in Ecuador) an international seminar that brings together experts in international law, international relations as well as European and Latin American integration. The objective is to present economic, legal, political, historical and interdisciplinary reflections in order [...]

Green transition only possible without global energy inequality

2022-02-02T09:51:44+00:002 de February de 2022|Categories: Diffusion, University News|Tags: , |

  On the occasion of the 6th EU-African Union Summit to be held in February, the Africa-Europe Foundation, a network of African and European political leaders and civil society personalities, has already organised virtual meetings in advance. One of the topics discussed has been the great energy inequality between the two continents.   The African continent, despite representing in 2019 around 17% of the world's [...]

Discrepancies on the consideration of clean energies in the EU

2022-01-24T12:35:33+00:0024 de January de 2022|Categories: Diffusion, University News|Tags: , |

There is a debate in Europe about which energies can be considered green and which cannot. The European Commission proposed by the end of 2021 that both green energy and gas should be labelled green. The conflict arises from the different positions of the EU countries, which are quite diverse.   For example, Germany opposes green labelling for nuclear energy, but accepts it for natural [...]

Valencia promotes the decarbonization with the team of the Chair at the UPV

2022-01-20T17:35:01+00:0020 de January de 2022|Categories: Diffusion, UPV|Tags: , |

València City Council and the Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV) have joined forces with the aim of making València one of the 100 climate-neutral European cities by 2030. The Chair of New Green Transition at the UPV, specifically its director, Dionisio Ortiz, attended the event in which Joan Ribó, the mayor of Valencia and José E. Capilla, the rector of the UPV, signed the protocol [...]

Aurora Pedro (Chair-UV) attends the general assembly of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)

2021-12-08T22:23:39+00:008 de December de 2021|Categories: Diffusion, UV|

The director of the Interuniversity Chair of the New Green Transition at the University of Valencia, Aurora Pedro, participated last week in Madrid in the General Assembly of the UNWTO (World Tourism Organization, an associated organism of the United Nations), of which the UV is affiliate member; Her Degree in Tourism is certified with TedQual, the seal of quality in education awarded by UNWTO. The [...]

Full video of the webinar ‘Tourism companies before the European Climate Pact’ with the UV

2021-11-18T16:33:29+00:0018 de November de 2021|Categories: Diffusion, UV|

 The team of the New Green Transition Chair at the University of Valencia held on November 5, 2021 the virtual seminar Tourism companies before the European Climate Pact, in which they talked about how and to what extent tourism companies are will adapt to this agreement. Carmen Marqués and Juan Carlos Navarro, both European ambassadors of the Climate Pact, participated in the webinar, along [...]

Friday 5 November, join our new webinar ‘Tourism businesses facing the European Climate Pact’

2021-10-25T09:47:06+00:0025 de October de 2021|Categories: Diffusion, Investigation, UV|Tags: , |

From the team of the Chair of New Green Transition at the Universitat de València we are going to hold the seminar Tourism companies facing the European Climate Pact, where we will talk about to what extent and how tourism companies will adapt to this Pact.   It will take place on Friday 5 November at 12.00 noon. The speakers will be Carmen Marqués and [...]

Workshop “Co-designing a climate living lab at the UPV” organized by the Chair in the Conference «The UPV responds to the València Ciutat Neutra mission»

2021-10-18T19:30:40+00:0018 de October de 2021|Categories: Diffusion, UPV|

The open days The UPV responds to the València Ciudad Neutra Mission is held on October 7 and 8 at the Universitat Politècnica de València, organized by the alliance of 12 UPV Chairs for the ecological transition, among which are the Chair of New Green Transition at the UPV and the Vice-Rectorate for Sustainable Development of the campuses. These conferences revolved around the role of [...]

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