October 1, 2009
International Symposium "Tokyo Local Renewables and Climate 2009" is held on Oct. 3rd.
October 3rd, 2009, 10:30 - 17:30
At U Thant International Conference Hall, United Nations University
This symposium will provide participants with an opportunity to learn about local policy approaches to promoting renewable energy and reducing greenhouse gas emissions. It will feature local officials and experts from Japan and from cities around the world. It will address questions like: What can be done at the local level? How can we inspire and encourage political leadership at the city level? How do national policies help cities take action? How can renewable energy and energy efficiency be integrated into city planning? Come and see why leadership at the local level is critical for renewable energy and climate!