Valuta l’aria (Rate the Air), the new survey on the perception of Air quality by the citizen of the Po basin opens today.

The second edition of the survey is carried out by ART-ER within LIFE PrepAIR’s project activities.

Valuta l’aria wants to look into the perception and awareness of the citizens of the Po Basin as far as concern air pollution and the related behavior to improve the situation.

The survey is carried out in the territory of Valle d’Aosta, Piemonte, Lombardia, Emilia-Romagna, Veneto,
Friuli Venezia Giulia and Trentino, an critic area for air quality for particulate, Nitrogen Oxyde, Ozone ever since the entering into force of the AQ limits of the European Union.

Participating to the survey you will contribute to the creation of a wood area for pollinating insects and to the installatiuon of bee hives that Project PrepAIR will donate to reduce CO2 emissions and safeguard biodiversity in collaboration with Wownature by Etifor S.r.l.  and Beeing, technical partner of “Save the Queen” project by Legambiente.

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Today and Yesterday (22-23 november), PrepAIR’s  partners have met in Udine hosted by Regione Friuli Venezia Giulia in the splendid halls of Antonini-Belgrano palace for the XII project meeting.

The meeting was the occasion to check the advancement of the action on Air Quality carried on by the project partners and to schedule the activities a year before project’s conclusion.

The results of the Analysis of the woody biomass flow for energetic use in the Po basin, a Survey carried out by the working group lead by ARPA Veneto within LIFE Prepair’s activities, have been published as a scientific paper titled Heating energy balance and biomass consumption for the residential sector in the Po Valley  by the peer-reviewed journal Sustainable Energy Technologies and Assessments n° 54 of 2022.

The article is the rtesult of the collaboration between ARPA Veneto (Silvia Pillon and Laura Susanetti) and University of Padua (Marco Marigo, Fabio zulli e Michele Carli).

The paper is not freely available online while the report  of the survey on the same topic is available here (in Italian, English abstract only).

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