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Publication

CCS Research Well Positioned, but Expandable

Investigation of expected and actual usage of carbon capture and storage by applying biblographic analysis


Water-Energy Nexus in the Islamic Republic of Iran

Results of short study presented in Teheran


Publications

Top Ten Publications 2018

The top ten peer-reviewed publications of the Wuppertal Institute of the year 2018


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Sustainable Transformation of the Transport Sector

Challenges and strategies for sustainable mobility


Indicators for Calculating the Material Footprint

New methods allow assessment of trends in resource use


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Wuppertal Institute in the Top Ten in International Think Tank Comparison

2018 global think tank rankings published


The Energy Endeavour Foundation and the project team

Solar Decathlon: International Competition Comes to Wuppertal

Student competition for innovative buildings to be held in Germany for the first time


Dr. Peter Viebahn Appointed to Advisory Board

Scientist at Wuppertal Institute strengthens energy system analysis in The Integrated Assessment Society


Digital Circular Economy for the Plastics Industry

Kick-off meeting for the Di-Plast project at the Wuppertal Institute


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What Makes an Ideal Global Stocktake?

Discussion Paper with a functional analysis published


Publication

The Role and Functions of the Supervisory Body

JIKO Policy Paper 06/2018: Article 6.4 of the Paris Agreement


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Ten Country Reports on Ambitious Climate Policy

Studies commissioned by the German Federal Environment Agency


Water Saving Measures in Morocco

Second workshop within the research project WANDEL and meeting with the Governor of Ouarzazate


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Socio-ecological Innovations

15. Wuppertaler Studienarbeit on Sustainable Development published


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Maximising the Mitigation Impact

Workshop Report of the Article 6.4 Mechanism on behalf of the German Environment Agency


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Australia's Future as an Energy Superpower

From fossil fuels to renewable energies and energy efficiency


South Korea and Germany Exchange Experiences

Cooperation agreement between the Wuppertal Institute and the Korea Energy Information Culture Agency (KEIA) to drive energy system transformation forward


Sustainability

UNFCCC Process and Climate Change Conference

Conceptualisation of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change and the associated policy processes


Wuppertal Institute Presents Suggestions from "TEAM Sustainability"

NRW Sustainability Strategy and Indicators Report


Climate Change Requires Profound Structural Changes

An assessment of approaches to modelling sustainability transitions


Article 6 and the Global Stocktake

New JIKO Policy Paper published


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Reconciling Climate Action and Human Rights

Peer reviewed article on the integration of human rights into the Paris Climate Agreement


Re-communalise Electricity Distribution Grids

Wuppertal Report No. 14 published


Fine Print of Paris Agreement Adopted, Implementation Pending

COP24 outcomes and analysis report


New Paths to Policy Crediting

JIKO Policy Paper 04/2018: Challenges and opportunities of policy-based cooperation under article 6 of the Paris Agreement


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Sustainable Energy Use in the Global South

Reviewing the outcomes and impacts of small-scale energy projects


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Real-World Laboratory Wins "Transformative Science" Research Prize

Award goes to transformative project "District Future – Urban Lab"


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COP24 Must Pave the Way from Establishing the Rules to their Implementation

The Wuppertal Institute's expectations for the UN Climate Change Conference


Prepayment Metering for Electricity

Results of the first scientific study on the use of prepaid meters


Financing Sustainable Buildings in China

Wuppertal Institute and partners hosted the Forum of Financing Sustainable Buildings