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Thursday, 23 February 2017

Nuclear issues: who decides?

image of nuclear power plantAn EU-funded project has empowered local communities and stakeholders in radioactive waste disposal decision-making. IPPA uses participatory approaches to improve public involvement in nuclear issues in Central and Eastern Europe. Read more

Wednesday, 22 February 2017

Extending the lifespan of offshore maritime structures

Image of a person welding aluminumEUfunded researchers have developed an innovative aluminium-based coating that provides better, more environmentally friendly protection to offshore energy installations. The coating is now being commercialised. Read more

Wednesday, 15 February 2017

Sharing maritime space to unlock growth in the blue economy

underwater photoFrom mussel farming to wind farms, the EU-funded MARIBE project showed how various marine projects could cut costs and benefit from each other by linking up. Optimising the use of our oceans and seas would also stimulate growth in the blue economy. Read more

Thursday, 09 February 2017

Of cattle conduct and climate change

Picture of the two cows eating from precision feedersCattle produce methane, and methane emissions affect the climate - but there are differences in the amounts individual members of a herd contribute. Behaviour and stress play a role, say EU-funded researchers highlighting the importance of animal welfare. To boost feed efficiency and curb emissions, they note, we must respect the way of the cow. Read more

Wednesday, 08 February 2017

3D sound maps to help neighbourhoods 'absorb' noise

Illustration of a woman holding her ears Loud neighbours, traffic, and even trains - these are the noises of the modern urban neighbourhood. To help nullify this racket, urban planners may soon use 3D audio maps to design streets that absorb noise. Read more

Friday, 03 February 2017

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