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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

2016/06/13 – Report on the Desertection Project in EU Journal

The Parliament cover

Entitled "Desertection - Opportunities and challenges of concentrating solar power for Europe" The Parliament reports on research results of our group.

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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

  • Komendantova N., Scolobig A., Garcia-Aristizabal A., Monfort D., Fleming K. (2016). Multi-risk approach and urban resilience, International Journal of Disaster Resilience in the Built Environment 7(2): 114-132. doi: 10.1108/IJDRBE-03-2015-0013 (6.2016)
  • Mignan, A., Scolobig, A., & Sauron, A. (2016). Engaging the public with cascading hazards using reasoned imagination. Disaster Prevention and Management, 25(3): 329-344. doi: 10.1108/DPM-06-2015-0137 (5.2016)
  • Schweizer, R., Dupuis, J., & de Buren, G. (2016, online first). Environmental innovation strategies: When and why NGOs go beyond public regulations. Environmental Politics, 1-22. doi: 10.1080/09644016.2016.1175543 (5.2016)
  • Steinmann, K. & Zimmermann, W. (2016). Waldpolitischer Jahresrückblick 2015. Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Forstwesen 167(3):172-179. doi: 10.3188/szf.2016.0172 (5.2016)
 
 
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