Environmental and Climate Technologies

Environmental and Climate Technologies is a Open Access no fee scientific Journal published by Riga Technical University.

ECT current SNIP (2017) - 2.004!

The Journal ensures international publicity for original research and innovative work.

Journal can also provide special issues with Conferences. Special issue and conditions needs to be discussed prior the Conference. For more details, please, contact us via e-mail ect@rtu.lv

A variety of themes are covered through a multi-disciplinary approach which integrates all aspects of environmental science:

  • Bioeconomy and low carbon development
  • Biofuels and alternative fuels
  • Energy and carbon markets
  • Energy and environmental modelling
  • Energy efficiency improvement
  • Energy management, policy and economics
  • Green transport systems
  • Heat and power generation, incl. district heating and/or cooling
  • Pollution prevention
  • Renewable energy
  • Resilience
  • Resource efficiency, circular economy and ecodesign
  • Smart energy and zero carbon technologies
  • System approach integration in energy sector
  • Etc.

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Announcements

 

Newest volume of international scientific journal "Environmental and Climate Technologies"

 

 

In 2018, the newest 22nd volume of the scientific journal of "Environmental and Climate Technolgies" is published!

All papers from the latest and previous volumes can be find in the publisher website: here.

 

Together 12 articles were published:

 

Determination of Kinetic Parameters for the Thermal Decomposition of Parthenium hysterophoru

By: Alok Dhaundiyal, Suraj B. Singh, Muammel M. Hanon and Rekha Rawat
 
 
Study of Hygrothermal Processes in External Walls with Internal Insulation

By: Edite Biseniece, Ritvars Freimanis, Reinis Purvins, Armands Gravelsins, Aivars Pumpurs and Andra Blumberga
 
 
Small Scale Gasification Application and Perspectives in Circular Economy

By: Maris Klavins, Valdis Bisters and Juris Burlakovs
 
 
Effects of Methyl Acetate as Oxygenated Fuel Blending on Performance and Emissions of SI Engine

By: Abdulvahap Cakmak, Murat Kapusuz, Orkhan Ganiyev and Hakan Ozcan

 
Stakeholders in the EIA Process: What is Important for them? The Case of Road Construction

By: Renata Dagiliute and Gintare Juozapaitiene
 

Clayton Copula as an Alternative Perspective of Multi-Reaction Model

By: Alok Dhaundiyal, Suraj B. Singh, Muammel M. Hanon and Norbert Schrempf
 
 
Forecast of Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Energy Consumption in Industry Sectors in Thailand

By: Pruethsan Sutthichaimethee and Danupon Ariyasajjakorn
 
 
The Assessment of Cost of Biomass from Post-Mining Peaty Lands for Pellet Fabrication

By: Aleh Rodzkin, Semjon Kundas, Yauheniya Charnenak, Boris Khroustalev and Wendelin Wichtmann
 
 
An Experimental Optimization Research of Methyl and Ethyl Esters Production from Safflower Oil
 
By: Mert Gulum and Atilla Bilgin
 
 
Production of Fish Feed and Fish Oil from Waste Biomass Using Microorganisms: Overview of Methods Analyzing Resource Availab
 
By: Kriss Spalvins and Dagnija Blumberga
 

The Significance of Building Design for the Climate

By: Aiman Albatayneh, Dariusz Alterman, Adrian Page and Behdad Moghta

 
Evaluation of Predictive Capabilities of Regression Models and Artificial Neural Networks for Density and Viscosity Measurements of Different Biodiesel‑Diesel-Vegetable Oil Ternary Blends

By: Mert Gulum, Funda Kutlu Onay and Atilla Bilgin

 
Posted: 2019-01-29
 

International Scientific Conference "Environmental and Climate Technologies" – CONECT 2019

 

PAPER SUBMISSION HAS BEEN PROLONGED TILL 20 MARCH!!!

 

We are pleased to invite you to the international scientific confernece "Environmental and Climate Technologies" – CONECT 2019!

The Conference will be held from 15–17 May 2019 in Riga, Latvia!

The paper will be published as special issue in the scientific journal "Environmental and Climate Technologies".

The optimal length of the paper is 10–12 pages.

Paper submission deadline: 20 March.

For more information visit conference's website: conect.rtu.lv

 
Posted: 2019-01-15
 

NEWS

 

We are happy to announce that journal's Environmental and Climate Technologies current SNIP (2017) is 2.004!

ECT is Open Access no fee journal which is now being indexed in SCOPUS and Web of Science (Emerging Sources Citation Index)!


 
Posted: 2018-06-18 More...
 

New Journal Issues Published

 

 

VOLUME 21


Optimizing Street Canyon Orientation for Rajarhat Newtown, Kolkata, India

By: Bhaskar De and Mahua Mukherjee
 
 
Bioproducts from Potatoes. A Review

By: Vivita Priedniece, Kriss Spalvins, Kaspars Ivanovs, Jelena Pubule and Dagnija Blumberga
 

Remote Sensing Observations of Thunderstorm Features in Latvia

By: Zanita Avotniece, Agrita Briede, Maris Klavins and Svetlana Aniskevich
 
 
An Attempt to Design a Naturally Ventilated Tower in Subtropical Climate of the Developing Country; Pakistan
 
Maha Sohail


VOLUME 20 – SPECIAL ISSUE


Modelling of Technological Solutions to 4th Generation DH Systems

By: Edgars Vigants, Toms Prodanuks, Girts Vigants, Ivars Veidenbergs and Dagnija Blumberga
 
 
Low Temperature Refrigeration as an Alternative Anti-Pest Treatment of Dates

By: Ahmed Lallouche, Valentina Kolodyaznaya, Mohamed Said Boulkrane and Denis Baranenko
 
System Dynamics Modeling of Households' Electricity Consumption and Cost-Income Ratio: a Case Study of Latvia

By: Uldis Bariss, Gatis Bazbauers, Andra Blumberga and Dagnija Blumberga
 

Wall Cladding Effects and Occupants’ Perception of Indoor Temperature of Typical Student Apartments in Surabaya, Indonesia

By: Christina E. Mediastika and Johan Hariyono
 
 
Assessment of Environmental Impacts of Limestone Quarrying Operations in Thailand
 
By: Suthirat Kittipongvises


VOLUME 19

Latest journal volume includes papers:

 

Methodological Approach to Determining the Effect of Parallel Energy Consumption on District Heating System

by Eduard Latosov, Anna Volkova, Andres Siirde, Jarek Kurnitski, Martin Thalfeldt

 

Kinetic Parameters for the Thermal Decomposition of Forest Waste Using Distributed Activation Energy Model (DAEM)

by Alok Dhaundiyal, Pramod Tewari

 

Market Opportunities for Cellulose Products From Combined Renewable Resources

by Lauma Zihare, Dagnija Blumberga

 

The Significance of Temperature Based Approach Over the Energy Based Approaches in the Buildings Thermal Assessment

by Aiman Albatayneh, Dariusz Alterman, Adrian Page, Behdad Moghtaderi

 

Discharge and Nitrogen Transfer Modelling in the Berze River: A HYPE Setup and Calibration

by Arturs Veinbergs, Ainis Lagzdins, Viesturs Jansons, Kaspars Abramenko, Ritvars Sudars

 

Environment Quality: Impact From Traffic, Power Plant and Land Morphology, a Case Study of Prishtina

by Bujar Bajcinovci

 

Full papers are available here: https://www.degruyter.com/view/j/rtuect.2017.19.issue-1/issue-files/rtuect.2017.19.issue-1.xml

 

 

 

VOLUME 18

This journal volume includes papers:

 

Integration of Decentralized Thermal Storages Within District Heating (DH) Networks

by Georg K. Schuchardt

 

Developing an Agro-Ecological Zoning Model for Tumbleweed (Salsola kali), as Energy Crop in Drylands of Argentina

by Silvia Falasca, Sandra Pitta-Alvarez, Ana Ulberich

 

Pike Esox Lucius Distribution and Feeding Comparisons in Natural and Historically Channelized River Sections

by Kaspars Ivanovs

 

The Effectiveness of Light Shelf in Tropical Urban Context

by Floriberta Binarti, Sinta Dewi

 

Achieving Energy Efficiency in Accordance with Bioclimatic Architecture Principles

by Bujar Bajcinovci, Florina Jerliu

 

Greenhouse Gases and Energy Intensity of Granite Rock Mining Operations in Thailand: A Case of Industrial Rock-Construction

by Suthirat Kittipongvises, Orathai Chavalparit, Chakkaphan Sutthirat

 

Journal issue available online here: https://www.degruyter.com/view/j/rtuect.2016.18.issue-1/issue-files/rtuect.2016.18.issue-1.xml

 

 

VOLUME 17

This journal volume includes papers:

 

A Survey on Renewable Energy Development in Malaysia: Current Status, Problems and Prospects

by Syed Shah Alam, Nor Fariza Mohd Nor, Maisarah Ahmad, Nik Hazrul Nik Hashim

 

Model of Environmental Problems Priority Arising from the use of Envir

 
Posted: 2016-02-26
 

Call for papers

 

Editorial board of International Scientific Journal "Environmental and Climate Technologies" (ECT) invites you to submit the article for Issue 15, will be published on 2015. 

 
Posted: 2015-02-10 More...
 
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