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Publication

How to Kick-Start Article 6.4?

Identifying ways to make the Art. 6.4 mechanism operational


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When Climate Meets Economy

How does this affect the legitimacy of international institutions?


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Solar Decathlon Europe 21 Postponed

Competition in Germany takes place in June 2022


World Safety

Research Activities and Information on the Corona Pandemic

Publications of the Wuppertal Institute


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Harnessing International Climate Governance to Drive Green Post-Pandemic Recovery

New discussion paper by the Wuppertal Institute recommends international cooperation and exchange


Thermal insulation

Energy-Efficient Refurbishment from a Single Source

Launch of the EU-funded "ProRetro" project


Digitalisation Sustainability

A Roadmap for Driving a Socio-Ecological Digital Transformation

The launch of the "Transformation Roadmap Digitalisation and Sustainability" research project


EU Green Deal

European Green Deal

Research activities and information of the Wuppertal Institute on the European Green Deal


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Infrastructure Needs for Climate-Neutral Industry in Europe

Policy Brief: decarbonisation of basic industries in Europe needs integrated and coordinated strategy for renewable energies and infrastructure deployment


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Toolkits for Practitioners in Coal Regions

Four new toolkits to support European coal regions published on Coal Regions in Transition Platform


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Maximising the Impact of the Global Stocktake under the Paris Climate Agreement

New Discussion Paper and Webinar


Shopping

Second-Hand Fashion as an Alternative to "Fast Fashion"

Discussion paper on face-to-face interaction as a tool for customer acquisition


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What Does Decarbonisation Mean for European Energy Regions?

Start of the research project CINTRAN led by the Wuppertal Institute


Publication

Business as Usual?

New Carbon Mechanisms Review published


Wind- und Solarenergie

Transformation Processes of Energy Companies: Application to Jordan

Article on the developing energy system in Jordan


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The Outlook for the European Green Deal in the Light of the Corona Pandemic

Wuppertal Institute formulates requirements for the design of green stimulus programmes


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Sustainable Transport Concepts in European Cities

Article analyses the benchmarks of the "European Green Capitals" for sustainable urban transport


PhD

Social Change Through Innovations from the Civil Society

Dissertation by Willington Ortiz examines how civil society initiatives spread sustainable innovations


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Lights off, Solidarity on

Earth Hour 2020: Wuppertal Institute participates in global environmental protection campaign


Planning a windfarm

Consequences of the Corona Pandemic and Climate Protection

Discussion paper of the Wuppertal Institute suggests a long-term perspective


Sustainability

Creating Awareness for Holistic Climate Protection

"Wuppertaler Studienarbeit" no. 20 published


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Coronavirus: Events Cancelled or Postponed

Events by and with the Wuppertal Institute


25,000 Euros Prize Money for Outstanding Research and Social Change

Research prize "Transformative Science" 2020 awarded


Books

An Obituary for the Age of Development

New edition of "Development Dictionary" and article by Wolfgang Sachs


Publication

Sustainability on Sustainable Energy Research

Article by Manuel Bickel examines research field with regard to its sustainability


International Expert Workshop on the Future of the UN Climate Conferences

Call for Submissions of the Wuppertal Institute and the German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)


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COP25 in Search of Lost Time for Action

A detailed analysis of the world climate conference in Madrid


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Understanding the Transformation Processes in Heavy Industry

Report of the REINVENT project published


Publications

Top Ten Publications 2019

The top ten peer-reviewed publications of the Wuppertal Institute of the year 2019


Industry

Green Deal: Integrated Industry and Climate Policies Needed

Wuppertal Institute provides suggestions for implementing the European Green Deal