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Hazardous industrial chemicals in the IED BREFs (HAZBREF)
Project | Published: 2017-09-27

Short address: www.syke.fi/projects/hazbref The Industrial Emissions Directive is the main instrument on the EU level to control hazardous substances that are released from industrial s...

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Value for money: unlocking the investment potential for resilient low-carbon Finnish building stock (Life EconomisE)
Project | Published: 2017-11-14

The LIFE EconomisE project will demonstrate how influencing financial flows for the decarbonisation of building stock can deliver significant contributions towards 2020 and 2030 Climate and Energy ta...

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Air Pollution Damage Cost Model for Finland (IHKU)
Project | Published: 2017-05-29

Picture: Tero Pajukallio Air pollution has severe negative impacts on human health and environment. Monetary value of these negative impacts for people and society can be assessed with va...

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HINKU municipalities reduce climate emissions by nearly a third in eight years
Press release | Published: 2017-03-29

Emissions from municipalities in the Carbon Neutral Municipalities (HINKU) network declined by an average 29 percent in 2007 - 2015. The greatest decreases in emissions were in the municipality of Ii ......

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Novel Assessment of Black Carbon in the Eurasian Arctic: From Historical Concentrations and Sources to Future Climate Impacts (NABCEA)
Project | Published: 2016-10-10

Picture: Riku Lumiaro   Black carbon (BC) has been estimated to be the second most important climate warming pollutant after CO2. The proposed project will produce new research ...

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Towards a future-oriented “Energiewende” (FutWend)
Project | Published: 2016-08-24

How does the future of decenralized renewable energy look like? © Photo: Jari Lyytimäki   The project Futwende unpacks decentralized renewable production of energy Energy...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Towards a future-oriented “Energiewende” (FutWend)
Towards Cleaner Air – new report on transboundary air pollution
News | Published: 2016-06-15

SYKE experts have taken part in compiling the new UNECE report on transboundary air pollution. Emissions have declined in Europe and North America, thanks to effective pollution measures. In Europe av......

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Improving Emissions Control (EC Twinning, Turkey)
Project | Published: 2015-12-16

Description The Purpose of the project was to establish the necessary capacity within the Ministry of Environment and Urbanisation (MoEU) to transpose and implement the National Emission Ceiling...

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Keeping the Arctic White: Regulatory Options for Reducing Short-Lived Climate Forcers in the Arctic (WHITE)
Project | Published: 2015-10-06

Kuva: Antti Samuli Short-lived climate forcers (SLCFs) include black carbon, methane, tropospheric ozone and some hydrofluorocarbons (H...

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Carbon neutrality
Project | Published: 2015-06-05

Carbon neutrality has become widely established in companies’ public relations, media and public debate albeit its content and scope varies a lot. Despite the guidance provided by authorities as we...

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IPCC: Climate change heading towards irreversible consequences; action needed from all sectors of society
Press release | Published: 2014-11-04

According to Finnish experts, Finland meets lot of the requirements for adapting to and mitigating climate change in both cities and the countryside as well as in various sectors....

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Detailed emission estimates for stump-root bioenergy exceed the predicted EU limits
Press release | Published: 2013-05-30

After 20 years of use, bioenergy produced from tree stumps and roots is generating 25–35% less emissions than coal. After 50 years of use the difference would be 40–50%. The results have been obtaine......

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Environmental impacts of material flows caused by the Finnish economy (ENVIMAT) (2006-2008)
Project | Published: 2013-05-02

Environmental Cluster Research Project no. 110 Background The processing of natural resources causes different impacts on the environment. Natural resources used for manufacturing have...

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Economic value of intermittent power generation
Project | Published: 2013-04-18

Project description A significant part of the renewable energy differs from conventional generating technologies such that they produce electricity intermittently. If traditional levelized cost ...

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Local adaptation and innovation-in-practice in energy efficiency and carbon neutrality (LAICA)
Project | Published: 2013-04-11

Results  The results of the project were presented in LAICA FICCA final symposium in December 2014 Looking for active energy citizens (LAICA),  (pdf) The objectiv...

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