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24.05.2017

Remunicipalisation and Foundation of Municipal Utilities in the German Energy Sector

Details about newly established enterprises


22.05.2017

What is a Sustainable Level of Timber Consumption in the EU?

Toward global and EU benchmarks for a sustainable forest use


22.05.2017

Small-scale Renewable Energy Technologies And Knowledge Exchange Activities

New WISIONS SEPS Call


18.05.2017

Pulling Together: Public and Private Finance for Climate Change Mitigation

Carbon Mechanisms Review special issue


08.05.2017

Divestment is a Coming Global Trend

New factory magazine in English


08.05.2017

Negawatt Power Plants in Schools

Solar&Spar brochure translated into several languages


04.05.2017

Reducing Domestic Heating Demand

Managing the impact of behaviour-changing feedback devices via marketing


04.05.2017

Automating Agent-Based Modelling

Data-driven generation and application of innovation diffusion models


04.05.2017

Green Shift to Sustainability

Policy Brief on co-benefits and impacts of the energy transformation


04.05.2017

Analysis of Art. 6 Submissions

New JIKO policy paper


03.05.2017

Understanding the Diffusion of Domestic Biogas Technologies

Systematic conceptualisation of existing evidence from developing and emerging countries


03.05.2017

Junior Scientist from India at the Wuppertal Institute

International climate protection scholarship for young management professionals from developing and emerging countries


13.04.2017

Sustainable Development Policy

A European perspective


05.04.2017

Knowledge as Transformative Energy

Now published in English


29.03.2017

Human Rights and the Clean Development Mechanism

Lessons learnt from three case studies


29.03.2017

WISIONS Estimates its Impact

Factsheet published


24.03.2017

Decarbonisation Pathways for the Port of Rotterdam Region

Measures to facilitate a profound decarbonisation of the port area


21.03.2017

Delivering on the New Urban Agenda

New Partnership with UN-Habitat


20.03.2017

Identifying Five Different Perspectives on the Ecosystem Services Concept Using Q Methodology

Paper published in Ecological Economics


20.03.2017

Sustainable Mobility Concepts in the Context of Sustainable Urban Development

SOLUTIONS call for cities


17.03.2017

The Social Costs of Electricity Generation

Categorising different types of costs and evaluating their respective relevance


16.03.2017

Setting Sails for Troubled Waters

An Assessment of the Marrakech Climate Conference


14.03.2017

Rebound Effects in Living Labs

Integrating users in prototyping and field testing innovations


09.03.2017

Hydrogen's Growing Importance in the Energy Mix

Shell Hydrogen-Study published


08.03.2017

Young Climate Experts visiting Wuppertal

20 scholars at the Wuppertal Institute


08.03.2017

Realising Long-Term Transitions towards Low Carbon Societies

Impulses from the 8th annual meeting of the LCS-RNet


06.03.2017

Putting Energy Efficiency First

Energy Efficiency Watch reports published


02.03.2017

Resilience, Community Action and Social Transformation

Guide for creation of resilient societies published


01.03.2017

The Dual Aim in the Paris Agreement's Article 6.4

Learning from the CDM SD tool


24.02.2017

Real Progress Wanted

New Carbon Mechanisms Review