Albert Butare: "...we have tons of soil running away"
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Interview // Albert Butare: "...we have tons of soil running away"

Interview with Albert Butare, CEO of Fatracs Co Limited and former Minister of Energy and Water of the Republic of Rwanda

Mr. Butare gives an example on how the energy, water and food sector in Rwanda and Africa is interlinked and how the private sector can contribute to new approaches for the challenges within the three sectors.

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//The video interview was produced on the second meeting of the International Steering Committee (ISC) from 30 to 31 of March in Bonn.

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Modelling and Assessment

Publication // Dynamics of water–energy–food nexus methodology, methods, and tools

By Endo, A., Yamada, M., Miyashita, Y., Sugimoto, R., Ishii, A., Nishijima, J., . . . Qi, J. (2020). This review identifies the existing state-of-the-art methodology, methods, and tools that are developed and used within the WEF Nexus by reviewing articles published during the past three years.

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Internship // Food-Energy-Water Systems Analysis (Year-round) Graduate Student Intern

A graduate student internship position is available in the National Renewable Energy Laboratory's (NREL; U.S. Department of Energy) Strategic Energy Analysis Center. NREL is the nation's primary laboratory for research, development and deployment of renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies.

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PhD Opportunity // Energy-Water-Nexus - Development of a modelling framework for the integrated energy and water planning in water-scarce countries

The Institute of Engineering Thermodynamics at the Germa nAerospace Centre (DLR) in Stuttgart seeks a highly motivated PhD student providing a substantial contribution to close existing research gaps in the coupled energy and water analysis. New methods and models have to be developed for the planning of integrated energy-water systems with high geographical and spatial resolution.

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