Call for AbstractsSustainable Development Track2020 IISE Annual Conference & ExpoHyatt Regency New OrleansNew Orleans, LAMay 30 – June 1, 2020Deadline for abstract submission is November 8, 2019Abstract SubmissionConference Site Dear Colleagues: We invite you toRead more
Category: Goal 7: Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all
Energy is central to nearly every major challenge and opportunity the world faces today. Be it for jobs, security, climate change, food production or increasing incomes, access to energy for all is essential.
Sustainable energy is opportunity – it transforms lives, economies and the planet.
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is leading a Sustainable Energy for All initiative to ensure universal access to modern energy services, improve efficiency and increase use of renewable sources.
Learn more at: http://www.un.org/sustainabledevelopment/energy/
New York’s Climate Change Move – ISE Magazine
Nabil Nasr wrote an article in the September 2019 edition of ISE magazine, describing New York’s Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act (CLCPA) passed in June 2019. Informally, CLCPA was called the New York GreenRead more
Characterization of Wave Energy Patterns in Gulf of Mexico
While wave energy is the ocean’s most concentrated renewable energy source, its underlying complexity has made commercial use lag in comparison with other renewable energy sources. This paper analyzes 35 years of historical meteorological data.Read more
Renewable Energy Adoption: Analysis of Barriers and Opportunities in Sub-Saharan Africa
Countries in Sub-Saharan Africa, specifically Nigeria, rely heavily on fossil fuels for both export earnings and citizens’ incomes. In recent years, Nigeria has been investing in renewable energy and resources to make use of theRead more
GIS Based Tool For Analyzing U.S. Wind Farms Development
Wind farm placement is vital for the future development and success of the wind energy industry. As this source of energy becomes increasingly relevant, so does the need for comprehensive data regarding their geographical placement.Read more
Webinar: Life Cycle Assessment Methods: Need For Climate Change Communication (3C)
Sustainability has become one of the crucial topics of interest worldwide across the people in academia, industry and governments. Decision making initiatives have been supported with ample quantitative Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) methods significantly inRead more
Using “Go and See” events to reduce water, energy and landfill costs
The lean approach of “Go and See” has allowed many companies to make great strides in process improvement, by encouraging leaders and engineers to walk out to the work area to solve problems. The sameRead more
Sustainable Logistics: What Does it look like and How Does it Benefit your Company?
Description As Green moves from fad to fact, stakeholders will increasingly demand that companies address sustainability in all aspects of their supply chain. Warehousing, transportation, and packaging choices all affect your companys carbon impact. AbstractRead more