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2019: A year of extremes

Data registered from a year marked by historical heat waves and by “DANA” affecting the east of the Iberian Peninsula.

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3rd Visca general assembly and 3rd Stakeholders workshop

The 3rd General Assembly of VISCA project, led by METEOSIM, will take place on 9th and 10th December 2019 in Barcelona.

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World most polluted cities

Air pollution represents one of the most important health risks that currently exist. It is estimated that environmental pollution by fine particulate matter (PM2.5) contribute to 4.2 million premature deaths worldwide during 2016 (source: World Health Organization, WHO).

Meteosim   Air quality
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Climate Change Scenarios for Adaptation

In a previous post we detailed some of the main challenges that climate change adaptation projects are facing. In this second post, we want to delve into seven technical aspects that seem fundamental to us […]

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Improve the reliability of the wrf meteorological data set

The atmospheric pollutants dispersion models (AERMOD, CALPUFF,…) require meteorological information as input data in order to run correctly.

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Mitigation measures in mining environments

Particulate matter is the main pollution problem in mines. The mining area is constantly exposed to a lot of activities that generate a large amount of dust and suspended particles. Blasting, excavations, handling and loading […]

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The emissions model

Nowadays we are able to forecast the levels of contamination in a region by using the air quality (AQ) models. These models can reproduce the main agents that influence the air pollution, like the meteorological […]

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How to tackle climate change in the wine sector

Insights driven from developing new tailored climate tools to help wineries in production management. There is scientific evidence that our climate is changing due to the emissions of greenhouse gases (GHG) from anthropogenic activities. Although […]

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