Technologies for monitoring the urban air environment

On November 26, 2020, at 15:00, a webinar will be held to discuss technologies in the field of urban air monitoring and modern original solutions to problems related to air pollution, odors and toxic gases offered by the Italian company PCA Technologies.

We invite you to take part in this event, which is planned to be held on the Zoom webinar platform (approximate time with translation – 1,5-2 hours).
To connect and coordinate the actions of participants "online", please inform the AsEP (E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., mobile phone. +7 921 308 26 96) your data (full name, organization, email address and mobile phone number).

Took part in the Russian-French forum

On November 17, KOSMOS LLC took part in The Russian-French forum on clean technologies.

The forum is organized within the framework of Russian-French cooperation in the field of ecology and new technologies of the metropolis of Nice–Cote d'azur, the SKOLKOVO Foundation and the "Xetec" clean technology platform.
The key areas of discussion were green industry, smart city, waste recycling, and renewable energy sources (especially technologies using the energy of the oceans, seas, and rivers).

On November 17, during the sessions, more than twenty startups from Nice, Moscow and St. Petersburg, together with experts and representatives of private companies, discussed the main problems that exist today in these sectors, and shared their experience in finding the most innovative solutions.
On November 18, forum participants will hold a series of B2B meetings.
On November 19, a youth day will be held, during which French startups will hold a master class for Russian students.

The forum program in Russian can be viewed here.

Participated in an online conference

On November 12, took part in an online conference dedicated to the problem of reducing the environmental intensity of the industrial complex in Russia.

The conference covered the following aspects:

  • Strategies of Russian companies in relation to environmental protection. Examples of successful intensification of environmental activities. Technologies for implementing the best available technologies;
  • Problems of technological re-equipment, introduction of low-waste technologies, economic and technical control of ecologization;
  • Ways to reduce the cost of production by using secondary resources and reducing the resource and energy intensity of existing production facilities;
  • Current issues of environmental audit, environmental certification and environmental insurance;
  • Mechanisms of legal regulation of environmental activities of enterprises;
  • Practical cases of industrial enterprises investing in environmentally friendly and resource-saving production, exchange of experience in implementing resource-efficient technologies.

The following reports are presented:

  • Eco-friendly solutions in Russian production: state policy and economic incentives, legal regulation, environmental certification. Moderator: Mikhail Vasilenko, Chairman, national Union of self-regulating organizations of waste management operators;
  • State policy in the field of resource conservation and ecology, law enforcement practice. Nikita Bondarenko, head of the environmental supervision Department Of the Committee for nature management, environmental protection and environmental safety of Saint Petersburg;
  • Mainstream judicial practice in the field of environmental and industrial safety. Arina Dovzhenko, partner, Borenius Russia;
  • Environmental certification as a market tool for sustainable business development. Evgenia Kuznetsova, head of the certification body "Ecological Union", leading expert of the "Leaf of life" system»;
  • International energy certification tools. Mathematical energy modeling. Evgeny Teslya, CEO, EST Group;
  • Strategies of Russian companies in relation to environmental protection. Examples of successful intensification of environmental activities. Technologies for implementing the best available technologies. Arina Dovzhenko, partner, Borenius Russia;
  • Closed-loop economy as a driver of business development. Natalia Malashenko, Director of corporate relations, Russia, UPM.

Photos from the conference can be viewed here.

All-Russian conference "GOSGARANT 2020: ECOLOGY"

The event will take place on October 29, 2020, starting at 11:00 Moscow time.
The conference will be held on the Zoom platform in an online format.

Issues to be covered:

  • "GREEN" NGOS;
  • HOW TO GET FUNDING FOR THE PROJECT IN THE FIELD OF ECOLOGY?;
  • HOW TO INTEGRATE YOUR PROJECT INTO NATIONAL PROJECT "ECOLOGY"?;
  • HOW TO INVITE A BUSINESS TO PARTICIPATE IN ENVIRONMENTAL PROJECTS?;
  • WHAT IS RUSSIA'S STRATEGY IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENTAL SOCIAL MOVEMENT?;
  • WHAT GRANT PROGRAMS ARE IMPLEMENTED IN THE SPHERE OF PUBLIC ECOLOGICAL CONTROL?.

XI International forum "Ecology"

From 22 to 23 October, the XI international forum "Ecology"was held in St. Petersburg. The sections and the plenary session presented informative reports that focus the public's consciousness on the main topics of life — clean air, open environmental information, clean water, garbage reform, green construction, health and ecology, etc.

The newspaper "Society and Ecology" is an information partner of the EcoForum more information about the event can be found at the link.