Earth Hour 2017
Turn off the light for climate protection
It all started in 2007 in Sydney, Australia with a symbolic switching off the light for an hour. Today it is a global movement. In 2016 the Earth Hour reached hundreds of millions of people in more than 7,000 cities and communities in more than 178 countries. About 1,200 well known buildings and monuments were darkened.
This year, the Earth Hour will take place between 20:30 and...[more]
Category: Won Tenders
Promotion and implementation of market based climate protection initiatives in developing countries
Administration of German Foundation “Future of the carbon market”
Kommunalkredit Public Consulting (KPC) has been awarded a contract for the administration of the Foundation “Future of the carbon market”. The Foundation has been established by the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB) in cooperation with Germany’s Development Bank Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KfW). The Foundation...[more]
KPC LIVE FROM COP22 IN MARRAKECH
At the World Climate Summit for Austria
16/11/2016 - An item on the agenda is the financing sources. One of a total of seven negotiation rounds has been concluded. Remaining topics are the negotiations on the future of the so-called Adaption Fund, whether and in what form this UN fund will function under the Paris Agreement.
15/11/2016 - The high-level segment of COP22 in Marrakesh has started today. For...[more]
Category: Won Tenders
World Bank - Macedonia
Technical, regulatory and organizational analysis and conclusions for enhanced wastewater treatment for rural areas in the Republic of Macedonia.
Under the Municipal services improvement project of the World Bank, Hydroingenieure together with KPC successfully submitted a proposal to provide Technical Assistance for small size Wastewater treatment in rural areas in Macedonia. The project is intended to run from end of October 2016 until January 2017.
The main objective of this Technical Assistance assignment is to support...[more]
Category: Project Reports
Roadmap to attract financing from the Green Climate Fund for a water and sanitation project in Uganda
consulting services provided for the Austrian Development Agency (ADA)
In the context of consulting services provided for the Austrian Development Agency (ADA), KPC as a member of the InWaters consortium has assisted the Ministry of Water and Environment of the Republic of Uganda in the elaboration of a roadmap to attract finance from the Green Climate Fund (GCF). The roadmap describes the key requirements as set by the GCF and specifies main actors as...[more]