Professor Livio de Santoli, author of the Rome SEAP (Sustainable Energy Action Plan) speaks up against Italian bureaucracy that’s preventing Italy from reaching its European Energy Efficiency targets “Italian Bureaucracy is not making it easy for energy efficiency in building in Italy. Acvtually it is making it harder, contrary to what the EU is dictating. [...]
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Bloomberg BusinessWeek reports that the new Premier of China, Li Keqiang, “Is a fan of American economist Jeremy Rifkin.”The Chinese press released a biographical sketch on the new Premier stating that he is interested in The Third Industrial Revolution book and economic model to help prepare China for a new era of sustainable development. According [...]
A New Start for Europe. This is the slogan on the banner hanging high on the Berlaymont Palace. And here we go…Brussels again. First at the Polytalk Summit in Palais d’Egmont, and afterward in the Commission to meet the Vice President for Digital Europe, Andrus Ansip, and then in the Parliament to meet President Martin [...]
MeshFunder is the new platform for smart, distributed Communities, whose aim is to bring together citizens, SMEs and Public Institutions, providing them with the right tools to empower Communities for a transition to a circular economy. The way to reach a circular, sustainable and fair economy is to develop smart, sustainable, collaborative projects through [...]
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Jeremy Rifkin was the keynote speaker at the informal EU Council, inaugural event of the Italian Semester, during the Digital Venice Conference On the 8th of July Jeremy Rifkin delivered a speech to inspire the starting Italian Presidency in the direction of the Internet of Things, as well as the Zero Marginal Cost Economy, the digitalization [...]
CETRI-TIRES meets Greenpeace: NO to offshore drills in Sicily’s seas, YES to Solar energy for everyonelug 5th, 2014 | By L | Category: centrale_EN
CETRI-TIRES meets Greenpeace and the Rainbow Warrior, the ship that has fought and fights so many battles over the seas of the whole world for the protection of the oceans and to spread the principles of sustainability, respect for Nature and environmental commitment.
Jeremy Rifkin brings the Third Industrial Revolution vision to the Italian EU Presidency inaugural event with Renzi and Kroes, the Digital Venice Conference for a more Digital Europe. An interview with Angelo Consoli.
Jeremy Rifkin, the American economist who invented and described the concepts of the Third Industrial Revolution, has recently published a new book, "The Zero Marginal Cost Society".
In an escalation of the auto industry's war of words over future green technologies, a senior Toyota executive singled out rival executives on Tuesday, January 14th and made a bold prediction for its hydrogen car.