Glopolis is a non-partisan, non-governmental organization which focuses on the analysis of economic globalization, trade, development, agriculture and climate change.
The Glopolis analytical centre will hold a series of debates for the professional community and the general public on the issue of renewable energy sources in Kenya and East Africa the week of 12-16 March 2012. Special attention will be paid to biofuel, biomass and biogas and their development potential.
The main guest at the debates will be Francis Namu Njoka (Institute of Energy and Environmental Technology, Nairobi), a Kenyan expert on renewable energy resources.
Additional information on individual events will be posted on our website as it becomes available.
Briefing paper on the issue of biofuels (PDF, 1 MB) for download
„An article and video on the impacts of cultivating biofuel crops in developing countries“: http://glopolis.org/en/articles/impacts-biofuel-production-developing-countries/
Invitation to the public debate (12 March 2012 in Prague)