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(both: ăd`əmär), d. 1098, French prelate, bishop of Le Puy-en-Velay. At the Council of Clermont (1095), he energetically promoted the First Crusade (see CrusadesCrusades
, series of wars undertaken by European Christians between the 11th and 14th cent. to recover the Holy Land from the Muslims. First Crusade

In the 7th cent., Jerusalem was taken by the caliph Umar.
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) and was designated as papal legate on that expedition. He distinguished himself in the sieges of Nicaea and Antioch and carried the Holy Lance (with which Christ's side had been pierced by a Roman soldier) after its discovery, although he at first doubted its authenticity. He died at Antioch, a victim of the plague.
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9 m over three and a half years, awarded by ADEME and the CGI as part of the Investments for the Future programme.
Further experiments in phytoextraction using the five most promising plant species will be conducted in 2005-2006 on ground belonging to ADEME, the French environment and energy agency, and phytostabilisation will be assessed on contaminated ground at Auby and Evin-Malmaison.
However, the CGB and AGPB regret the MIES's failure to take account of the ADEME Environment and Energy Agency's analysis of the positive repercussions of biofuels.
Climate change is the "key challenge" for energy policy and no resource generating little in the way of greenhouse gases will be able alone to meet growing demand for energy, according a report published by France's Environment and Energy Management Agency, ADEME.
The barometer project is supported by the European Commission in the context of the ALTENER programme, and is also supported by ADEME, France's Agence de l'environnement et de la maitrise de l'Energie.
8 million French Francs, was funded by the City of Lyons, the Rhone-Alpes region and ADEME, France's Environment and Energy Management Agency.
recommendations defined by the CARADEME guide, and waste of economic activity managed by the communities of Runion, according to the recommendations of the DIB guide of ADEME.