Urban climate and heat islands
CMCC Webinar | 16 July, 2020 h. 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM CEST
Filip Lefebre, VITO Climate services
Carmela Apreda, CMCC Foundation, REMHI Division
Moderator: Paola Mercogliano, CMCC Foundation, Director REMHI Division
Filip Lefebre will present the activities of the VITO Urban Climate Service Center that is specialized in the delivery of data, tools and services to support urban areas in their ambition to become more climate resilient with a particular focus on heat related issues.
Carmela Apreda will present the results of the research activity conducted by CMCC REMHI Division within the URBAN-PRO Strategic Project. The study aims to investigate the effects of urban morphology on the urban microclimate by analysing the characteristics and performance of typical Euro-Mediterranean housing blocks.
More information here: https://www.cmcc.it/lectures_conferences/urban-climate-and-heat-islands-2