FAO concludes course on renewable energy, biogas technology

Amman, Sep. 20 (Petra) — The Jordan office of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) on Sunday concluded a training course on renewable energy and biogas technology titled: “Design, Construction and Operation of Biogas Plants”.

A number of trainees from various international and local organizations, university students, government employees and fresh engineering graduates took part in the course which was organized in cooperation with the Royal Scientific Society/ National Center for Energy Research and the Jordan University of Science and Technology, according to FAO/ Jordan Office statement.

The training is part of a broader EU- and FAO-funded project designed to improve livelihoods and the environment through the integrated use of treated wastewater residues and organic solid waste to produce renewable energy and fertilizers in the Mafraq governorate.

It is worth noting that FAO is building a pilot biogas unit in the Zaatari Syrian refugee camp. Under

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HICOOL Global Entrepreneur Summit and Entrepreneurship Competition Concludes with Business Fest in Beijing

BEIJING–(BUSINESS WIRE)–After rounds of intense contests starting from May 15, the HICOOL Global Entrepreneur Summit and Entrepreneurship Competition (HICOOL) concludes on September 12 in Beijing.

Themed “Envision Your Future”, the summit consists of award ceremony, signing ceremony of HCOOL Business School, HICOOL Service Manager and Industrial Park signing ceremony, dialogues with renowned entrepreneurs and investors, and presentations from industry giants and start-ups. The summit also has an interactive exhibition area that promises the visitors an immersive experience of cutting-edge technologies.

Cooperating with world’s top investors, businesses and academic institutes, HICOOL has developed an entrepreneurial ecosystem, facilitating global entrepreneurs to impact the future.

Entrepreneurship competition: 10 million RMB (USD 1.4 million) of direct investment available for winning projects

After rounds intense competition, 100 contestants from over 2000 projects to receive prize at the Award Ceremony on September 12.

Forums: Star investors discussing trends of entrepreneurship

The summit is joined

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