31 Oct '11, 7am

#7BillionCommitments

Innovations are the most effective means of reducing greenhouse gas emissions Sophisticated technical solutions for climate protection already exist today. They include renewable power generation using wind, solar, and hydro-electric power plants, and, in particular, technologies that significantly increase energy efficiency during power generation and support the efficient use of energy in buildings, traffic, and industry. Siemens covers the entire spectrum of these solutions with the most comprehensive environmental portfolio in the world. As a technology partner, Siemens helps cities, in their sustainable development. Visitors to the pavilion at the Sustainable Cities Roadshow will discover how Siemens can help cities achieve more efficiency, sustainability, and climate protection. The roadshow is a presentation platform for topics like traffic, energy infrastructure, i...

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Dot Earth Blog: 7 Billion and Beyond

Dot Earth Blog: 7 Billion and Beyond

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grist.org 28 Oct '11, 5pm

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grist.org 28 Oct '11, 10pm

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