The SustainFor project was highlighted in the COMPETE Newsletter 152.
15-09-2017LCM 2017 Conference
Ana Cláudia Dias, Paula Quinteiro, Tamíris Costa and Pedro Villanueva attended the Life Cycle Management (LCM) 2017 Conference held in Luxembourg from 3 to 6 Setember 2017.
Tamiris Costa won the prize “From PhD to apps” at LCM 2017!
Paula Quinteiro attended the Energy for Sustainability International Conference 2017 held in Funchal, Portugal, 8-10 February 2017, with the oral presentation “Product water footprint: how to account the freshwater consumption and assess the impacts?”.
Prof. Fausto Freire and Pedro Marques from CIE and PhD visiting student Roberto Sartori (University of São Paulo, CENBIO - National Biomass Reference Center) visited Pinewells, a biomass pellets production plant.
Paula Quinteiro attended the 7th SETAC World Congress/SETAC North America 37th Annual Meeting held in Orlando, USA, 6-10 November 2016, with the poster “Characterisation model for green water scarcity footprint”.
The first meeting of the project team was held at Universidade de Coimbra on June 28th.
LCM 2017 Conference
Ana Cláudia Dias, Paula Quinteiro, Tamíris Costa and Pedro Villanueva attended the Life Cycle Management (LCM) 2017 Conference held in Luxembourg from 3 to 6 Setember 2017. They presented the following works resulting from the SustainFor project:
- Dias, A.C., Quinteiro, P., Costa, T., Arroja, L., Castanheira, E., Garcia, R., Marques, P., Freire, F. Sustainability assessment of the Portuguese forest sector.
- Quinteiro, P., Rafael, S., Villanueva-Rey, P., Lopes, M., Arroja, L., Dias, A.C. Addressing the green water scarcity footprint of eucalypt production in Portugal.
- Costa, T., Quinteiro, P., Tarelho, L., Arroja, L., Dias, A.C. Environmental impacts of biomass-to-energy conversion technologies: grate boilers and fluidized bed boilers.