strategy

Furnishing database on energy

Synonyms:
Compiling bibliography on renewable energy
Publishing on alternative energy
Providing reference service on unexhaustible energies
Providing energy statistics
Compiling energy information
Implementation:
The Information Network on New and Renewable Energy Resources and Technologies for Asia and the Pacific publishes indexes, brochures and bibliographies on new and renewable energy, including [Biogas Technology], [Gasifier Technology], [New and Renewable Publications: 1975-1983], [INNERTAP Renewable Energy Index] (Vols I to VI), [New and Renewable Sources of Energy Publications: 1979-1983]. It has also released on diskette the [Energy-Related Database (ERD)] - a listing of information (published or unpublished) on new and renewable sources of energy, energy conservation and environmental protection, which uses the UNESCO-developed CDS/ISIS software (Computerized Documentation System/Integrated Set of Information Systems).

UNESCO itself has published (CD-ROM, 1995) the [UNESCO/ISEEK Energy Database] (ISEEK: International System for Energy Expertise and Knowledge). This is a referral database on renewable sources of energy and energy conservation, providing information on national governmental organizations, research centres, information cnetres, professional and trade association, networks, training and education, databases and databanks, journals, reference publications and audiovisual adis from 170 countries, as well as United Nations organizations and international institutions.

Subjects:
Statistics
Energy
Services
Bibliography
Information
Data, codes
Reference
Publishing
Wood products
Restoration
Alternatives
Type Classification:
D: Detailed strategies