LIFE12 BIO/GR/000554 - Demonstration of good practices to minimize impacts

LIFE Windfarms & Wildlife

LIFE Windfarms & Wildlife

LIFE12 BIO/GR/000554
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Welcome to the project website "LIFE12 BIO/GR/000554- Demonstration of good practices to minimize impacts of wind farms on biodiversity in Greece". Here you will be informed about the project objectives, activities and results. Our website will be updated regularly to provide information to all interested parties about the project and issues relating to environmental protection and biodiversity conservation. The cooperation between the two organizations CRES and NCC, the organizations associated with Renewables and Nature conservation respectively, aims to harmonize the production of wind energy to the protection of biodiversity in a direction that would limit any negative aspects and maximize the benefits for both sides.

The program is implemented by CRES and the environmental consulting company NCC, with the contribution of EU's financial instrument LIFE+

The total budget of the project is 894.784 Euro. he EC Contributions is 430.642,0 euros.

With the co-financing of the Green Fund.

Workshop at DG Environment - Wildlife Sensitivity Mapping
Participation of NCC at the Workshop for the Developoment of a Toolkit for EU Member States on Wildlife Sensitivity Mapping and Renewable Energy Developments. The workshop took place on Monday 22 October 2018 at the premises of DG Environment.
Presentation of the project at WindEurope 2018 Conference & Exhibition, 25 - 28 September, Hamburg
At WindEurope 2018, the Global Wind Summit 2018, more than 50 meetings were held and over 250 speakers-experts presented the participants with the forefront of every aspect of the wind industry today. The top voices in politics, business and technology were at the 2018 World Energy Summit to discuss opportunities and challenges for the wind in today`s changing world. More than 1,400 exhibitors met at WindEnergy Hamburg, the worlds leading wind energy expo. The article for the project is available at Downloads of the site.