Event Details
October
29
2005
12
00
AM
to
October
30
2005
12
00
AM
The Durban Hilton Hotel
12-14 Walnut Road
Durban South Africa 4001
+27 31 336 8100
Contact
Mrs Margreet Haverkamp
Mrs Margreet Haverkamp
Phone+31 20 551 0766
m.haverkamp@iac.knaw.nl

IAC Energy Workshop, Durban, South Africa, October 2005

The Durban Workshop, held as a satellite event to the World Conference on Physics and Sustainable Development, focused on energy challenges and controversies on the African continent. It had thematic emphases on the use of renewable energy sources (biomass, solar and wind energy); on distributed, decentralized energy supply; as well as, on leapfrogging potential. The Workshop was chaired by Study Panel Co-Chair José Goldemberg.