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KTH Climate Action Centre is a multi-disciplinary, collaborative and research-focused centre aiming to advance climate mitigation and adaptation in synergy with all the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

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KTH student Weronika Tuszynska's thesis aims to assess the severity of forest fires using satellite data and artificial intelligence. Photo: Peter Asplund

KTH students received SEK 50,000 each: Here are the results

At a time when surveys such as The Nordic youth barometer show that interest among young people in sustainability issues is on the decline, there is evidence to the contrary. Like the 12 KTH students ...

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Owen Gaffney and Neshan Gunasekera
Owen Gaffney, communicator of Earth system sciences and Neshan Gunasekera, visiting researcher at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute are guests on the first episode.

New podcast series on democracy and climate

For the Super Election Year 2024, the KTH Climate Action Centre, together with Right Livelihood, releases a new podcast series covering various aspects of the link between climate and democracy.

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Göran Finnveden and Mattias Höjer

“Government is stealing candy from children of the future” – KTH researchers in debate article

The government gladly blames the voter's acceptance, or lack thereof, when climate politics is mentioned. But the truth is that our society is filled with laws and norms that some dislike – just look ...

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Upcoming events

Meeting at Sagerska


Since its inception, KTH Climate Action Centre has developed innovative climate research and worked on achieving societal impact. This hub unites over 100 multidisciplinary researchers from all KTH schools, encompassing a wide spectrum of expertise.

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25 years of energy analysis: Lessons for the next 25 years to reach new zero

Seminar with Laura Cozzi, Director of Sustainability, Technology and Outlooks, IEA

KTH Sustainability Research Day 2023

Published: January 12th, 2024

Recording of Sustainability Research Day 2023 with a focus on research's responsibility for ethical and sustainable social development.

Language: Swedish


EU Climate Politics, the Just Green Transition, and Economic Green Growth #02

In this episode: a talk on EU Climate Politics, the Just Green Transition, and Economic Green Growth with Marcus Lindeberg Goñi, working with Sustainable Finance and previously as a political advisor in the EU on the EU Green Deal and Emission Trading System. Hosted by Helena Glisén, KTH Climate Action Centre. Edit and music by Felix Blomkvist.