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The CP Group

In the Climate Policy (CP) group we conduct problem-driven research on the strategies to address climate change and related environmental problems. Currently we focus on analysing pathways for creating a sustainable electricity system for Europe and beyond, the means to mitigate human vulnerability to climate and other natural hazards, and the effects of policies on the use and protection of natural resources.  

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Latest News

31.08.2016 – ERC grant for Johan Lilliestam

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CP member Johan Lilliestam was awarded a grant from the European Research Council for work on policy interactions with the transition to a renewable power system in Europe. The project will start during 2017.

Research Units

We have three research units: Electricity decarbonization, Climate change adaptation and natural hazards, and Natural Resource Policy. The third research unit is independently funded but is embedded within the CP group

Latest Publications

  • Labordena, M., Bazilian, M., Howells, M., Patt, A., Lilliestam, J. (2017). Impact of political and economic barriers for concentrating solar power in Sub-Saharan Africa, Energy Policy 102, 52-72. doi: 10.1016/j.enpol.2016.12.008 (1.2017)
  • Komendantova, N., Yazdanpanah, M., (2016). Impacts of Human Factors on Willingness to Use Renewable Energy Sources in the Middle East and North African Region. Environmental Energy and Economics International Research 1(3): 173-184, ISNN: 2345-5772 (11.2016)
  • Schulz, T., Lieberherr E., & Zabel, A. (2016). Network Governance in National Swiss Forest Policy: Balancing Effectiveness and Legitimacy. Forest Policy and Economics. doi: 10.1016/j.forpol.2016.10.011 (11.2016)
  • Scolobig, A. & Lilliestam, J. (2016). Comparing approaches for the integration of stakeholder perspectives in environmental decision making. Resources 5(4), 37. do: 10.3390/resources5040037 (11.2016)
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