CRUSUSAn Educational, Research and Business Consulting Network oriented to Sustainabilitybl53AN ANALYSIS OF THE CONTRIBUTION OF FLIGHT ROUTE AND AIRCRAFT TYPE...In the airlines sector, the reduction of fuel consumption became a major global target due to the recent surge in oil prices. Aircraft emissions have also been gaining importance, particularly in the European...Read more. EVENTSPUBLICATION
BIOMASS FOR POWER GENERATION AND COMBINED HEAT & POWER (CHP)...This paper is focused the use of biomass for producing heat and electricity in industrial and power plants solely or in combined heat & power schemes. Biomass is becoming a typical agribusiness in the last decades stimulated by the search for new sources of energy...Read more
SUSTAINABILITY IN FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS...The financial sector supports indirectly sustainability when considering environmental and social performance of projects by the time of lending and investment decisions. Banks and investment funds can stimulate borrowers to pursue...Read more.
A FRAMEWORK OF GOVERNANCE...In the current debate on climate change, the Small Island Developing States (SIDS) have gained a major concern since they contribute least to greenhouse gases but are most vulnerable to climate change, mainly when it concerns rising sea level. They comprise 52 States...read more
EVENTSThe summer school will address how energy security and climate change issues have been affecting various communities worldwide...read moreSUMMER SCHOOL: AZORES ISLAND, PORTUGALStudents and professionals are welcome to join this summer course lead by an international group of experts focused in the main challengesof the aviation sector within the context of sustainability...readmoreIntranet Crusus is a platform where you can find more informations about the Crusus’s summer school, courses’s material and publications.SUMMER SCHOOL: LISBON, PORTUGAL
A clip from the Discovery Channel series 'Building the Future' series 1 episode 1- The Search for Ultimate Energy. This clip looks at proposed wind turbines in the sea.OPPORTUNITIESOUR PARTNERSINTRANET CRUSUSWhat is CRUSUS?CRUSUS is organitation that intends to be part of the effort on educating and orienting people for improving the sustainability awareness in all sectors of activities. Basically, CRUSUS was conceived to become a reliable “All-in-One” learning, research and communication platform for promoting economic development, social justice and environment protection...Read more