Browsing tag:

energy transition


Ready to participate instead of sitting down and listening? The Smart Grid Game is a role playing game in which you experience and deal with the complexity of the energy system. Realising the energy transition is something no single actor can do on its own. Achieving this common goal, but at the same time promoting[…]

Read More

The current discussions on energy all too often hinge toward the energy use in transport and especially the demand and production of electricity. The demand and supply of heat remains largely underexposed, this is not justified as heating (and cooling) accounts for 46% of total final energy demand worldwide. In an attempt to compensate for[…]

Read More

Biofuels for transport, are they a sustainable solution? Wednesday 21 May [message_box title=”Evening details” color=”white”] Date: Wednesday 21 May 2014 Time: 19:00 Location: B. van Zuylenzaal, Academiegebouw, Domplein, Utrecht [/message_box] The 21st of May the event on Biofuels for transportation will take place! Biofuels and their sustainability are a heavily debated topic. For the aviation[…]

Read More

The role of materials in the energy transition The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) estimates that, in order to limit the effects of climate change, a reduction of 50–85 per cent in global greenhouse gas will be needed by 2050, advocating a radical shift away from today’s fossil-fuel-derived economy. Moreover, modern society is continuously[…]

Read More

The role of materials in the energy transition The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) estimates that, in order to limit the effects of climate change, a reduction of 50–85 per cent in global greenhouse gas will be needed by 2050, advocating a radical shift away from today’s fossil-fuel-derived economy. Moreover, modern society is continuously[…]

Read More