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Strengthening of the local stakeholder group of the BIO4ECO Interreg Project in Catalonia in order to help with the bioenergy transition

The BIO4ECO Project, led by the CTFC and the Department of Agriculture, will lay the foundation for future integrated strategies and programs for bioenergy Increasing the share of renewable energy in the overall energy mix and taking into account the bioeconomy in all planning and decision making are key...
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The role of forests within regional and national low carbon and bioeconomy strategies and programmes, under discussion in Bulgaria

From 8 to 10 November, Interreg Europe BIO4ECO project partners will meet in Bansko (Bulgaria) to discuss the role of forests in reducing carbon emissions and in the bioeconomy. The meeting has been organized by the Bulgarian Ministry of Agriculture and Food, through the Executive Forest Agency. During the...
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Forest biomass extraction for energy uses – an opportunity to reduce the impact of large forest fires in Mediterranean ecosystems

The integration of forest management with renewable energy uses may help land managers in optimizing firefighting programs, a new study shows. This strategy will be especially relevant in Mediterranean countries given the increasing intensity of forest fires caused by climate change and land abandonment. This study, led by researchers...
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