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Events

November 16-25, 1999 *
UNCCD COP3, Recife, Brazil
Info: Haus Carstanjen, Martin-Luther-King-
Strasse 8, 53175 Bonn, Germany.
Ph: +49-228 8152800, fax: +49-2288152899,
e-mail: secretariat@unccd.de
http://www.unccd.ch/secretariat.htm
See Theme in this issue on pages 5-11.

December 1-3, 1999*
PanEuropean Conference on Solar Energy,
Sofia, Bulgaria
Info: Prof. P. Vitanov,
e-mail: soeil@pronto.phys.bas.bg

December 13-16, 1999
Moscow InterLight ‘99 Moscow, Russia
5th International trade fair for lighting
Info: OWP Moscow, Russia.
Ph: +7-95-9670461, fax: +7-95-9670462,
e-mail: owpmow@dialup.ptt.ru.

January 17-18, 2000
Conference on the Czech Energy Sector,. Prague, Czech Republic
Info: SMI - Consumer Services, London, Great Britain,
Ph: +44-171-252-2222, fax: +44-171-252-2272,
SEVEN http://www.svn.cz.

January 24-29, 2000
WCEC 2000, 2nd World Clean Energy Conf. & Exhibition, Geneva, Switzerland
Info: Conference Secretariat Rue de Varembe 3
POB 200, 1211 Geneva 20, Switzerland.
Ph: +41-22-9103006, fax: +41-22-9103014,
e-mail: conference@cleanenergy2000.com,
http://www.cleanenergy2000.com.

February 9-11, 2000
Millennium Int’l Conference on Renewable Energy Technologies, Madras, India
Info: Dr. C. Palaniappan, Planters Energy Network,
171/2 M.K. University road,
Rajambadi, Madurai, India.
Ph: +91-452-858607, -856020,
e-mail: pen@vsnl.com.

February 18-20, 2000
Renewable Energy 2000 Stuttgart, Germany
Int’l Exhibition & Conference on Wind and other Renewable Energies
Info: Erneuerbare energien, Unter den Linden 15, D-72760 Reutlingen.
Ph: +49 7121 937520, fax +49 7121 371835,
e-mail: jgroehm@aol.com,
http://www.energie-server.de

March 6-10, 2000 *
UN Expert Meeting CSD9, New York, USA
Info: UN, Division for Sustainable Development,
2 UN Plaza, Room DC2-2220, New York, NY
10017 USA. Ph: + 1 212/963 3170,
fax: + 1 212/963 4260, e-mail: dsd@un.org,
http://www.un.org/esa/sustdev/csd.htm.

8-10 March 2000
Renewable Energy for the New Millennium Conference, Sydney, Australia
Info: Electricity Supply Association of Australia Limited (ESAA),
Level 11, 74 Castlereagh Street,
Sydney, NSW 2000, Australia.
Ph: +612-9233-7222, fax: +612.9233.7244,
e-mail: vandermeulen@esaa.org.au,
http://www.esaa.com.au

March 9-10, 2000
World Sustainable Energy Day 2000, Wels, Austria
Int’l conference on energy efficiency and renewable energy sources, Presentation of the Energy Globe Award 2000
Info: Christiane Egger, Energiesparverband,
Austria. Ph: +43 732 6584 4386, fax: +43 732 6584 4383,
e-mail: energy.globe@esv.or.at,
http://www.esv.or.at/energyglobe/
See article on page 12.

March 12-14, 2000
1st European Conference of Renewable Energy & Agriculture: The Changing Land of Europe, Noordwijkerhout, Netherlands.
Info: European Media Marketing, Ltd, P.O. Box 259,
Bromley BR1 1ZR, UK. Fax: +44 181 289-8484;
e-mail: sustain@emml.co.uk.

April 3-15, 2000,
9th Int’l Course on the Implementation of Wind Energy, Petten, Holland.
Info: J.W.M. Dekker, ECN, PO Box 1, NL1755
ZG Petten. Ph: +31 224 564-278, fax: +31 224 563-214;
e-mail: j.dekker@ecn.nl.

April 13-14, 2000
Offshore Wind Energy in the Mediterranean and Other European Seas, Siracusa, Sicily, Italy
Info: OWEMES 2000, ENEA C.R. Casaccia, Via
Anguillarese 301, 1-00060 S. Maria di Galeria
(Roma), Italy. Ph: +39 6 3048-3994/4138,
fax: +39 6 3048-6315/6486;
e-mail: gaetano.gaudiosi@casaccia.enea.it

April 17-22, 2000
Int’l Course on Small Hydro Power Development, Kathmandu, Nepal
Info: Alternative Hydro Energy Center,
University of Roorkee, Roorkee, 247 667, UP
India. Ph: +91-1332-74254,
fax: +91-1332-73517,
e-mail: ahec@vsnl.com, ahec@rurkiu.ernet.in.

April 18-21, 2000
New Energy 2000, Shanghai, China
Int’l Exhibition. Host: China Chamber of Commerce, et.al.
Info: Coastal Int’l Exhibition Ltd., 3808 China
Resources Bldg, 26 Harbour rd Wanchai Hong
Kong. Ph: 852-28276766,
fax: +852-28275224, +852-28276870,
e-mail: general@coastal.com.hk,
http://www.coastal.com.hk.

April 22, 2000 *
Earth Day 2000
Info: Earth Day Network, Mark Dubois, 91
Marion str., Seattle, WA 98104, USA.
Ph: +1-206-2640114, fax: +1-206-6821184,
e-mail: worldwide@earthday.net,
http://www.earthday.net.

25-28 April 2000
11th Annual Global Warming Int’l Conference & Expo, Boston, U.S.A.
Info: Global Warming Int’l Center-USA,
22W381-75th Street, Chicago, IL 60565 USA.
Ph: +1-630-910-1551, fax: +1-630-910-1561,
http://GlobalWarming.net.

April 30 - May 4, 2000
Windpower 2000, Palm Springs, CA, USA.
Info: AWEA, American Wind Energy Association,
122 C Street, N. W., 4th Floor, Washington,
D.C., 20001, USA. Ph: + 1 202 383-2500;
fax: +1 202 383-2505,
e-mail: laura_keelan@awea.org

May 1-5, 2000
16th European PV Energy Conference and Exhibition, Glasgow, UK
Info: WIP, Sylvensteinerstr. 2, 81369, Munchen,
Germany. Ph: +49-89-7201235, fax: +49-89-7201291,
e-mail: renewables@tnet.de,
http://www.wip.tnet.de/pv00.htm.

June 5-9, 2000
1st World Conf., Exhibition on Biomass for Energy & Industry, Sevilla, Spain
Info: Dr. David Chiaramonti, Energia TA -
Florence Piazza Savonarola 10, 50132,
Florence, Italy. Ph: +39-055-5002174,
fax: +39-055-573425, http://www.etaflorence.it,
or WIP Germany see at event above.

June 19-22, 2000
EUROSUN 2000 Congress, Copenhagen, Denmark
3rd ISES-Europe Conference
Info: DANVAK, Orholmvej 40B, 2800 Lyngby,
Denmark.
Ph: +45-45-877611, fax: +45-45-877677,
e-mail: info@danvak.dk.

July 1-7, 2000
WREC-2000, Brighton, UK
World Renewable Energy Congress
Info: Prof. Ali Sayigh, World Renewable Energy Network,
147 Hilmanton, Lower Early, Reading
RG64 HN, UK. Ph/fax: +44-1189-611364/-611365,
e-mail: asayigh@netcomuk.co.uk,
http://www.wrenuk.co.uk.

October 17-19, 2000
EEBW 2000, Prague, Czech Republic
Energy Efficiency Business Week, Conference and Exhibition
Info: SEVEn, Slezska 7, 120 56 Prague 2, Czech Republic.
Ph: +420-2-2425-2115,
fax: +420-2-2424-7597,
e-mail: seven@svn.cz,
http://www.svn.cz.

* = Event with INFORSE participation

1-9 March, 1-9 April 2000, 1-9 October, 1-9 November 2000
Solar Sisters Program, Kathmandu, Nepal Installing PV systems in remote homes.
Info: Himalayan Light Foundation, P.O. Box
8975 EPC: 5493, Kathmandu, Nepal.
Ph: +977.1 418.203, fax: +977.1.412.924.
e-mail: hlf@mos.com.np,
http://www.panasia.org.sg/nepalnet/hlf/home.htm.

May, June, July, August, 2000
13 day courses by SEI on Renewable Energy Technologies, Carbondale, CO, U.S.A.
Contact: Solar Energy International (SEI), PO.
Box 715, Carbondale, CO 81623-0715, U.S.A.
Ph: +1-970-963-8855, fax: +1-970-963-8866,
e-mail: sei@solarenergy.org.
http://www.solarenergy.org.