Module 9 – Environmental Management and Climate Change

Module 9 – Environmental Management and Climate Change

5 May 2019 – 19 May 2019

The course is addressed to the measures involving source control and modification interventions prospected for climate change mitigation strategies, illustrated and analyzed in terms of the principal issues related to their regulatory, technical and planning definition and implementation. Beyond illustrating relevant issues involved in the relationships of climate change pollutants within global and local air quality effects, lectures will illustrate general approaches utilized in the definition and evaluation of the basic contents of national and international policies and strategies.

In the second half of the training course, lectures will focus on the most significant innovative technology systems and best practices and on the field of renewable and innovative energy production systems. EU and Italian regulations and control strategies will be analyzed. Moreover, a possible integration between renewable energy systems and new technologies to reduce air pollutants will be introduced.

The training will include frontal lessons, meetings with some local companies, lab and site visits. Specific emphasis will be dedicated to case studies and examples of European and Italian options and technical solutions, so that it will be possible for the delegates to personally and directly experience some fundamental aspects. The module, mostly carried out in Como and Milan, will also include presentation of representative case studies to underline measures and interventions implemented to comply with the permits.