– The First International Ecotec Environment Technologies Exhibition opens today at the Expo Athens exhibition center at Anthousa, along with the First International Ecoforum. More than 150 Greek and foreign firms will be displaying products, applications and new ideas, including renewable energy sources, waste management, recycling and energy-saving techniques. Organized by Ecotec magazine under the auspices of three ministries, the Central Union of Municipalities and the Center for Alternative Energy Sources (KAPE). Until May 26. – The results of a joint project titled «Environment, Sustainable Development, Crisis in the Mediterranean» are to be presented at an event in Athens lasting from next Thursday to Saturday. The project brought together the universities Paris-Sud II (France), La Sagesse (Lebanon), Abdelmalek Essaadi de Tanger (Morocco) and Panteion in Athens as well as research centers in France and Greece. Further information: Centre Europeen de Recherche et de Formation a l’Environnement, Maria Diagouma (tel 210.920.1832/3).