Environmental and Climate Technologies

Environmental and Climate Technologies is an Open Access scientific Journal published by Riga Technical University.

Manuscripts for Environmental and Climate Technologies should be submitted online at ect-journals.rtu.lv. The submitter, who is often the corresponding author, is responsible for the manuscript during the submission and peer-review process. To submit your manuscript, you must be registered as Author. If you do not already have an account, please click REGISTER on the top of the page. Once you have registered, click LOGIN and start new submission. You will be guided through all the necessary steps for new paper submission. Do not forget to click the Upload button once you attached the Word file.

All issues of Environmental and Climate Technologies are available here: https://content.sciendo.com/view/journals/rtuect/rtuect-overview.xml

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

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Article Processing Charge


Starting February 2023, editors of the journal Environmental and Climate Technologies have introduced an Article Processing Charge (APC) for all papers accepted after peer-review. In order to publish the paper, authors will have to pay EUR 500 after receiving positive review. There is no charge if submission is rejected. Articles published in the journal will be fully available for online readers free of charge.

Posted: 2023-05-23

Apply for CONECT 2023


Paper submission for the Conference of Environmental and Climate Technologies CONECT 2023 has been open! We welcome you to submit your papers until 1st March 2023.

CONECT 2023 will be held from 10–12 May 2023 in Riga, Latvia. The actual information about the Conference can be found in the Conference's website: CONECT.RTU.LV

Posted: 2022-09-19



We are glad to announce that journal's Environmental and Climate Technologies current SNIP (2019) is 1.54!

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

Posted: 2020-06-15

Special Issue of the scientific journal "Environmental and Climate Technologies"

Special Issue of Environmental and Climate Technologies Part I: Energy, bioeconomy, climate changes and environment nexus has been published!  
Posted: 2019-11-28 More...

Current volume of the scientific journal "Environmental and Climate Technologies"


The papers published in 2019 are available here.

Posted: 2019-11-28 More...
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