In the high-level international setting of the ILA Air Show Berlin 2018, the European Commission and INEA are organising a workshop on disruptive aircraft configurations, which will be crucial to achieve the Flightpath 2050 environmental objectives, as well as to ensure and maintain the global competitiveness of the EU aviation industry.
The agenda includes items in energy & climate and environment, food & drink and health and transport policy.
The first work placement between two CIVITAS DESTINATIONS partners recently took place in Funchal, Madeira. From 20-22 February 2018 a representative from the University of Malta (UoM) visited the Regional Agency for Research, Technological Development and Innovation of Madeira (ARDITI).
The Minister for the Bulgarian Presidency of the EU Council Lilyana Pavlova signed today at the National Palace of Culture a sponsorship agreement with BMW Vertriebs GmbH Bulgaria, represented by the company’s manager Mr. Alexander Milanov. The partnership agreement arranges the delivery of two electric cars BMWi3 for the needs of the Bulgarian Presidency of the EU Council 2018.
Together, these two groups of mobility practitioners will form the second Expert Group of SUMP cities. The six-month programmes combine knowledge transfer and testing and assessment with learning on concepts, approaches, tools, and methodologies for SUMP development.
Next to environmental advantages, fuel cells and hydrogen sector can bring significant economic benefits to Europe. These include green growth, generating revenue for European countries and creating highly skilled jobs in a knowledge-based sector.