When are we going to see some climate initiatives?

Many politicians and opinion formers are saying that the support packages that have emerged during the pandemic offer an opportunity to take clear steps towards a climate reset. But nothing has happened as yet. There is a clear risk that us middle aged are giving younger generations a big fat double whammy: an urgent climate … Continue reading “When are we going to see some climate initiatives?”

New steps for our sustainable development work

At the start of the year, we compiled a number of different indicators of how KTH is progressing with its sustainable development work. As part of this, a report on some of these has been compiled and submitted to the Swedish Environment Protection Agency Naturvårdsverket. Many of these indicators are pointing in the right direction, … Continue reading “New steps for our sustainable development work”

How industry can become climate neutral

Greenhouse gas emissions from heavy industry are being discussed more and more. This is good because it is a necessary part of a transition to a climate neutral society. Industry can adopt several different strategies to achieve this. New manufacturing processes. Perhaps the most widely known example is to use hydrogen from fossil fuels instead … Continue reading “How industry can become climate neutral”

Göran Finnveden on sustainability

Vice President for Sustainable Development and Professor of Environmental Strategic Analysis In this blog, I will discuss current and long-term issues concerning the environment and sustainability. You will find everything from new exciting research to different ways of looking at the future and how KTH contributes to a sustainable development.