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LIFE integrated project in Malopolska officially started! gallery

In the presence of the authorities of the Malopolska Region, the European Commission, invited guests and partners in the Polish Aviation Museum was held kick-off meeting for LIFE integrated project to improve air quality in the Malopolska region. Thanks to the determination of more than 50 municipalities of Malopolska and financial support from the Regional Fund for Environmental Protection and Water Management in Krakow, it was possible to run the project, which aims to accelerate the implementation of the Air Quality Plan. It was officially announced that the Silesian Region joined the project, making it possible to undertake common sub-regional actions and initiatives. Christian Strasser from LIFE Unit presented the expectations of the European Commission against the LIFE integrated projects which ...

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Invitation for LIFE IP kick-off meeting image

On 22 June 2016 will take place the official kick-off meeting of the LIFE IP Malopolska. The conference will be held in the Polish Aviation Museum in Krakow, John Paul II avenue 39. To participate in the conference, please contact Małgorzata Musielok, e-mail: malgorzata.musielok@umwm.pl or by phone +48126303594. The conference will be held in Polish and English. Simultaneous translation will be provided. Conference Agenda 10:00 Registration. 10:30 Welcome – Jacek Krupa, Marshal of the Małopolska Region. 10:45 Opening keynote – Urszula Nowogórska, President of the Regional Parliament of Małopolska. Session 1 11:00 Expectations of the European Commission towards LIFE integrated projects – Christian Strasser, LIFE Unit, European Commission. 11:20 Air quality policy in the European Union – Wilhelmus de Wilt, Air Unit, ...

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The meeting of the LIFE project partners gallery

  • Kraków, 25/05/2016

    Kraków, 25/05/2016

  • Kraków, 25/05/2016

    Kraków, 25/05/2016

  • Kraków, 25/05/2016

    Kraków, 25/05/2016

  • Kraków, 25/05/2016

    Kraków, 25/05/2016

  • Kraków, 25/05/2016

    Kraków, 25/05/2016

  • Kraków, 25/05/2016

    Kraków, 25/05/2016

  • Kraków, 25/05/2016

    Kraków, 25/05/2016

  • Kraków, 25/05/2016

    Kraków, 25/05/2016

On 25 May was held an organizational meeting for the municipalities that express their willingness to participate in implementation of LIFE integrated project co-financed by the European Commission and the Regional Fund for Environmental Protection and Water Management in Krakow. The meeting was opened by Wojciech Kozak, Deputy Marshal of the Małopolska Region who thanked municipalities for active attitude and willingness to participate in the project. Guests and speakers of the meeting were also energy advisors of the Regional Fund for Environmental Protection and Water Management in Krakow implementing in the Małopolska system of advisory support for energy efficiency and renewable energy. Co-beneficiaries of the project were also given the most important information needed to start the procedure of employment ...

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Extended range of LIFE IP Malopolska image

59 municipalities in Malopolska and one association of municipalities declared their participation as co-beneficiaries of LIFE integrated project LIFE “Implementation of the Air Quality Plan for Małopolska Region – Małopolska in a healthy atmosphere”. Due to lack of grant from the National Fund for Environmental Protection and Water Management, the partners were faced with the need to increase its financial participation in the project budget. In this situation, 10 municipalities and Energy Savings Company ESCO have to resign from participation in the project. At the same time 31 new municipalities declared their willingness to join the project and participate in the key actions to improve air quality in Małopolska. Implementation of the project will depend on the outcome of negotiations ...

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Meeting of the municipalities participating in the LIFE project gallery

  • Kraków, 08/02/2016

    Kraków, 08/02/2016

  • Kraków, 08/02/2016

    Kraków, 08/02/2016

Municipalities participating as a co-beneficiaries in LIFE integrated project met with Jacek Krupa, Marshal of the Małopolska Region, to discuss the current situation with the financing of the project. It was agreed that in two weeks will be taken decisions on the continuation of the project. LIFE Integrated Project “Implementation of the Air Quality Plan for Małopolska Region – Małopolska in a healthy atmosphere” in September 2015 was selected by the European Commission as the best project in Europe, and received 10 million Euro funding from the LIFE program. Its aim is to support municipalities in Małopolska in the tasks related to the protection of air. Implementation of the project, however, is delayed and uncertain due to the wait for the decision of ...

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Ban on the use of solid fuels in Krakow from September 2019 image

On 15 January 2016 Małopolska Regional Parliament adopted a resolution prohibiting the use of solid fuels in Kraków. Resolution covers the area of the Kraków city and prohibits burning coal and wood in boilers, stoves and fireplaces from 1 September 2019. Using only gaseous fuels, oil, renewable energy sources and district heating will be allowed. The vast majority of citizens in Krakow participating in the public consultation have supported the introduction of the resolution. Comments and conclusions reported almost 4.8 thousand individuals, organizations and institutions and over 96% of them supported a complete ban on the use of solid fuels in Krakow. Krakow has become the first city in Poland, which was covered by these rules. The content of the resolution (in ...

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Malopolska in a healthy atmosphere