RIO 3 LAREF will focus on strategies for increased
application of renewable energies on a global scale as well
as strategies for reduced energy consumption and sustainable
development in order to decrease overall carbon dioxide emissions.
The guest speakers participating in the conference represent
academic research, the industry sectors and policies associated
with these topics. The implementation and application aspect
will be highlighted and demonstrated by the LAREF state-of-the-art
exhibition, workshops, public events and political round tables.
The international RIO 3 conference and trade fair in December
2003, organized in cooperation with the Rio de Janeiro's Federal
University (UFRJ) and with the support of the Ministry of
Mines and Energy and Eletrobras, will bring together leading
experts from the fields of scientific research, politics and
industry. These include, naming a few, Martin Green, Peter
Landsberg, Luiz Pinguelli Rosa, Adolf Goetzberger, Hermann
Scheer, Maurício Tolmasquim, Maurice Strong and Fabio
The LAREF Latin American Renewable Energy Fair, located within
the conference center will give companies and institutions
the opportunity to present the latest energy technology and
services to a growing World and Latin American market.
Related workshops on renewable power plant implementation,
project development and implementation as well as practical
experience in Latin America and on funding & financing
will accompany the event.
The possibility of excursions to Brazilian energy projects
and local activities aim to encourage international contacts
The political round table with the participation of major
governmental representatives will give the opportunity to
discuss legislation, identify and eradicate existing obstacles,
and provide efficient solutions for mass application or renewable