The Semantic Web Company has released a new book in conjunction with the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP) entitled Linked Open Data: The Essentials. Martin Kaltenbock reports, “Linked Open Data: The Essentials – is a a quick start guide for decision makers who need to quickly get up to speed with the Linked Open Data (LOD) concept and who want to make their organisation a part of this movement.”

He continues, “This book was officially launched in the course of the World Energy Future Summit in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, in the course of the side event ‘Linking Open Data to Accelerate Low-Carbon Development – A workshop for decision makers in clean energy organisations’ that took place on Wednesday the 18th of January 2012 in Masdar Instituteat Masdar City - where Martin Kaltenböck, Managing Partner & CFO of the Semantic Web Company gave the introductory presentation on the topics of Open Government, Open Government Data and Linked Open Data to approximately 35 decision makers from the field of Clean Energy and Climate Change Development. You can find more information about this workshop here.”

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