Energy efficiency

Friends of the Baltic and Ecocentrum received diplomas of the Government of Saint-Petersburg

Submitted by Елена Гретчина on Wed, 10/05/2016 - 21:00
The contest of school projects "Energy and Environment" and an exhibition of five Energy Efficient Building banners were awarded by diplomas by government of the Saint-Petersburg on October 5, on seminar “Energy saving in the budgetary sphere and housing and communal services. The main tasks and solutions” on VI International congress “Energy saving and energy efficiency – dynamic of development”.

Friends of the Baltic presented the Energy Efficiently Building exhibition at an international seminar in Minsk

Submitted by Елена Гретчина on Fri, 09/16/2016 - 15:49
On September 13-14, an international seminar on climate change and energy efficiency was organized at the Centre of Ecological Solutions in Minsk, Belarus. It included a project meeting with INFORSE-Europe, Friends of the Baltic and other partners from Russia, Belarus and Latvia of the Strengthening NGOs In Promotion Of Sustainable Energy For Local Development And Climate Protection project.

Friends of the Baltic presented Energy Efficiency exhibition at PoliFest

Submitted by Елена Гретчина on Tue, 09/27/2016 - 16:02
11 of September Friends of the Baltic organized an exhibition and information stand about energy efficiency of building within the PoliFest - St. Petersburg environmentally friendly Festival of science, technology and design.

Energy-efficient solutions for buildings are beneficial to all!

Submitted by Елена Гретчина on Tue, 06/21/2016 - 14:50
On June 21, Friends of the Baltic organized the first presentation of the new mobile exhibition of energy efficient solutions for buildings , which took place at Ecocentrum demonstration complex in St.Petersburg. On June 27, in Jurmala, the exhibition was presented to an international group of partners. The exhibition was created with participation of public organizations’ experts from Russia, Belarus, Latvia, Denmark and Norway. It demonstrates simple solutions that help to make buildings more comfortable, economical and "climate-friendly".

Climate Ambassadors Held Climate Action Days in the Russian Regions

Submitted by Елена Гретчина on Fri, 06/10/2016 - 17:32
On Earth Day, April 22, Climate ambassadors began a nationwide Climate Action Days, which lasted until May the 1st in all regions of the country. The campaign was prepared by Russian Socio-ecological Union (RSEU) and the environmental organization "Friends of the Baltic". It was held in the framework of international SPARE project (School project for the rational use of resources and energy) and the "Climate Ambassadors". During Climate Action Days thousands of students and local people in the different regions of Russia became participants of lectures, lessons, games, contests and other events, the main idea of which was to attract society to solve the problem of climate change.

Open Lessons on Energysaving at Russian International Energy Forum in 2016

Submitted by Елена Гретчина on Wed, 06/08/2016 - 14:33
On 17-19th of May Environmental organization "Friends of the Baltic" and Energy efficiency Center of St. Petersburg held a series of media presentations and interactive lessons on energy efficiency for students and teachers, using SPARE materials at the Russian International Energy Forum (RIEF). Students learned what energy audit is, why we should insulate our apartments and save planet's resources, how to use energy efficiently, without reducing the comfort of life.

THIS EARTH DAY WE ACT TO PROTECT THE CLIMATE!

Submitted by Елена Гретчина on Fri, 04/22/2016 - 17:17
This Earth Day, April 22, 2016, marks the beginning of the Week of Action to protect the Climate, a Climate Ambassadors campaign, created by the Russian Social Ecological Union’s Climate Secretariat, the SPARE program, and Friends of the Baltic NGO. From April 22 to May 1, in 15 regions of Russia there will be classes, open lectures and interactive lessons held for people of all ages, as well as local actions to support simple solutions to tackling climate change.

The "Climate Ambassadors" Training in St. Petersburg Started all-Russia Climate Action Days

Submitted by Елена Гретчина on Wed, 04/20/2016 - 19:16
On 8th of April “Friends of the Baltic” held “Climate ambassadors” training which was dedicated to the start of all-Russia program – Climate action days. Teachers and volunteers interested in the climate issues received updated information about the impact of climate change on our city and residents. And most importantly received the solutions that could lower our impact on climate and environment. From April 22nd they will hold lessons and lectures in schools and universities according to the materials of the project and in the frameworks of Climate action Days.