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Find out about ongoing research and matters of importance at the Wuppertal Institute.

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


22.02.2017

Photovoltaics and Wind Energy in Europe's Energy Transition

Exploring their macro-scale CO2 mitigation potential


20.02.2017

Urban Pathways: Transition towards Low-Carbon, Sustainable Cities in Emerging Economies

Call for papers for special issue of Sustainability


20.02.2017

Social Innovation and Change Agents towards Sustainable Lifestyles and Consumption

First Indo-German Dialogue on Green Urban Practices


09.02.2017

Congestion and Your City - the FLOW Approach

FLOW Webinar materials online


02.02.2017

Top Ten 2016

Last year's ten most important scientific publications of the Wuppertal Institute


01.02.2017

Three JRF Institutes among the Best Think Tanks Worldwide

Global Go To Think Tank Ranking 2016


26.01.2017

What Future for Voluntary Carbon Markets?

New JIKO Policy Brief published


25.01.2017

Policies and Practices for Eco-Innovation Uptake and Circular Economy Transition

New EIO report published


25.01.2017

Bound on Rebound

New factory magazine released


17.01.2017

Tentative Theses on Transformative Research in Real-World Laboratories

Insights gained from research team ForReal


16.01.2017

The Incumbents' Conservation Strategies in the German Energy Regime as an Impediment to Re-Municipalisation

An analysis guided by the multi-level perspective


09.01.2017

Real-world Labs and Transdisciplinary Research

New GAIA magazine published


21.12.2016

Prevention of Hazardous Waste in Europe

Report published with Henning Wilts as lead author


19.12.2016

Innovation, Investment, Infrastructure, Inclusion

WBGU presents new report to Germany's Federal Government


15.12.2016

Thank You for a Great 2016!

Season's Greetings and a cinematic look back


14.12.2016

The Factors Influencing the Cost Development of Electricity Generation Technologies

A review by Sascha Samadi