Nov 17, 2020
Impact of covid-19 on air quality in catalonia

Has air quality improved during the lockdown?

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Oct 20, 2020
Visca e-workshop l 29th October 2020

VISCA e-workshop: Discover how VISCA DSS supports viticulturists in climate change adaptation Registration is open

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Oct 15, 2020
Forecast weather alerts for insurance companies

Are weather extreme events increasing in frequency and intensity? Can we attribute these extreme weather events to climate change?

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Sep 28, 2020
Meteorology and Development

How specialized Private Weather Companies are helping National Meteorological Services in Developing Countries

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Sep 23, 2020
Low Emission Zones

What is a Low Emission Zone (LEZ)? An LEZ is a defined area within a city where access to the most polluting vehicles is restricted to reduce emissions and improve air quality.

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Jul 31, 2020
Blasting planning tools

Controlled detonations or “blasts” represent a key and recurrent activity during the performance of certain relevant economic activities, mainly in the mining, mining, construction and building demolition industries.

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Jun 22, 2020
Will artificial intelligence replace the conventional weather forecasting system?

The 76th anniversary of the landing of Normandy was celebrated some days ago, a relevant historical event for the end of the Second World War and when meteorology played a crucial role. The landing took place exactly on June 6, 1944 due to the prior weather forecasts successfully conducted.

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Jun 02, 2020
Model output data integration using a Web Map Server

Maps are one of the basic products that can be created from numerical model output data. Whether numerical weather prediction models, air quality photochemical models, air dispersion models, wave models or any other, it is useful to show in a map different fields like the air temperature, wind speed and direction, pollutants concentration, significant wave height or any other variable obtained from the model.

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May 11, 2020
Chemical risk management

The most severe industrial accidents are those involving dangerous chemicals, as they represent a significant threat to health and the environment. Furthermore, such accidents cause huge economic losses and disrupt sustainable growth.

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May 05, 2020
The effect of diesel engines in road emissions

Recently, the diesel engine and its reputation have drop dramatically as the interest in the environment was growing. The current Spanish vice president and Ecological Transition Minister Teresa Ribera said in 2018 that it is a public health matter, and that diesel will have no future.

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