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ARPAV - Regional Agency for environmental Prevention and Protection of Veneto

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Company description

ARPAV is a public body founded in 1996. The goal of the Agency is to control and preserve the environment in order to help the identification and elimination of risks to humans and to the environment.
ARPAV coordinates its activities closely with others Public Bodies and Private Organisations in order to complete its tasks for the interest of whole society, having developed a large and structured network. ARPAV is constantly partner, leader and observer within several international projects in order to exchange best practices and environmental knowledge.

Fields of activity

  • environmental controls (soil monitoring and reclamation, air pollution, ...)
  • waste management
  • physical agents monitoring (environmental acoustics, radioactivity, ...)
  • water monitoring (quality, discharge) (inland & marine/lagoon)
  • weather forecast and climatology
  • flood alert and soil defense

Organization and departments

  • Head Office (Padova)
  • 7 Provincial Department (environmental controls - plant safety regulations)
  • Regional Department for Land Safety (Belluno)
  • Regional Department for chemical analysis (water, air, soil, waste, ...) (Padova)

Tasks in the AIM project

ARPAV will be a beneficiary of the Alpine Space Programme outputs and results dealing with the harmonization of water and energy. ARPAV will disseminate the project achievements among key institutions of the region; indeed AIM project deals with very important issues related to renewable energy production and it is aiming to improve the decision processes concerning RES implementation in the Alpine Space territory. Stakeholder Panel participation will improve the knowledge about the accomplished outcomes and results in terms of water and energy planning and management.

Contact person

Project Manager: Matteo Cesca
Street: via Tomea, 5
Post Code: 32100
Town/ City: Belluno
Country: Italy
Phone: +39 0437 935 514
Fax: +39 0437 935 601
Homepage: www.arpa.veneto.it
E-mail: mcesca@arpa.veneto.it

Download the AIM deliverables!
(Milan, Italy, 10th January 2015)

AIM WebGIS database
(Milan, Italy, 9th January 2015)

WP5 deliverables are now available for download!
(Vienna, Austria, 9th January 2015)

Alpine Space needs in terms of water & energy nexus
(Ljubljana, Slovenia, 31st December 2014)

Outcomes from panel discussions and interviews with stakeholders
(31st December 2014)

Final Transnational Seminar
(Venice, Italy, 25 November 2014)

Final Transnational Seminar, PRELIMINARY AGENDA
(Venice, Italy, 25 November 2014)

Water for the world initiative
(Milano, Italy, 25 November 2014)

Alpine Space 2020 Conference
(Salzburg, Austria, 21 October 2014)

AIM project promoted by the French press
(Megeve, France, 11 October 2014)

Final Transnational Seminar, SAVE THE DATE
(Venice, Italy, 25 November 2014)

Questionnaire about WATER-ENERGY-NEXUS!
(Milan, Italy, 17 September 2014)

European River Restoration Conference
(Vienna, Austria, 27 - 29 October 2014)

Alpine Freshwater Habitats – River Restoration Workshop
(Zvolen, Slovakia, 4 September 2014)

Course on how to estimate design variables in poorly gauged basins
(Delft, The Netherlands, 17-28 November 2014)

Sustainability and future - Thematic pole 4. Low carbon communities
(Fojnica, Bosnia and Herzegovina, 27-28 August, 2014)

Partner meeting and discussion with German stakeholders in Munich
(Munich, Germany, 11th – 12th June 2014)

AIM project presented on the Alpstar project Final Conference
(Ljubljana, Slovenia, 27th May 2014)

Meeting with Kyoto Club
(Milan, Italy, 18 February 2014)

AIM leaflet and brochure
(Milan, Italy, 15 March 2014)

Brainstroming seminar with stakeholdes in Slovenia
(Ljubljana, 12-13 February 2014)

Experiences and perspectives of territorial cooperation in the Alps: the Alpine Convention and the Alpine Space Programme
(Gazzada Schiano, Italy, 26 November 2013)

Kick-off meeting and Brainstorming Seminar with stakeholders in Vienna
(Vienna, Austria, 20-21 November 2013)

Pre-Internal meeting in Milan
(Milan, Italy, 28-29 October 2013)

Meeting with SEAPAlps coordinator in Milan
(Milan, Italy, 10 October 2013)

SedAlp Advisory Board Meeting
(Feldkirch, Austria, 23-24 September 2013)

Lead Partner Seminar in Munich
(Munich, Germany, 10-11 September 2013)