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Potentials to combat climate change: Can biofuels, hydrogen and electric vehicles save the world?


Tuesday, 1st March 2011
Vienna House, Avenue de Tervueren 58, Brussels, Belgium

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 09:30 Registration and coffee
 10:00 Welcome from the project coordinator - Reinhard Haas (EEG, TU Wien)
 10:10 Alternative transport policies and visions: The EC's point-of-view - Dario Dubolino (European Commission)
 10:30 The objectives of the project ALTER-MOTIVE - Amela Ajanovic (EEG, TU Wien)
 10:50 Economic and ecological assessment of biofuels, hydrogen and electricity in transport - Felipe Toro (IREES, Germany), Sandro Furlan (ENI, Italy)
 11:05 The impact of governments' policies - Ingo Bunzeck (ECN, The Netherlands)
 11:20 Coffee break
 11:45 Political appraisal of electric mobility in Europe - Jaromir Kohlicek (MEP, to be confirmed)
 12:00  How do stakeholders see the prospects of alternative fuels? Lessons from nine country workshops - Adam Gula (KISE, Poland)
 12:10 An action plan for promoting alternative fuels and alternative power trains in EU countries - Reinhard Haas (EEG, TU Wien)
 12:40 Comment on the action plan - DG MOVE's point-of-view regarding alternative fuels and alternative automotive technologies in transport - Antonio Tricas (European Commission, DG MOVE, Unit: Clean transport, Urban transport & Intelligent transport systems)
 13:00 Closing remarks by the project coordinator - Reinhard Haas (EEG, TU Wien)
 13:15 General discussion
 13:30 Lunch and networking opportunity

 The participation in the Conference is FREE! Please, register by 20th February 2011 at  with copy to

Source: Project ALTER-MOTIVE