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  • IT will solve tomorrow's energy problems

    Published Sep 01, 2010

    Reducing our electricity consumption which will lead to smarter storage and distribution of electricity are two major challenges we face. When the th...

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  • Cooperation with Brazilian universities and companies to be intensified

    Published Aug 30, 2010

    Professor Semida Silveira is engaged in the development of cooperation between KTH and Brazilian universities and companies.

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  • ECS researcher presented paper on rural electrification at Renewable Energy Research Conference

    Published Aug 25, 2010

    PhD researcher Brijesh Mainali presented a paper on “Renewable Energy in Rural Electrification: Country Case Nepal” at Renewable Energy Research Confe...

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  • KTH research behind incredibly cheap fuel cell

    Published Jul 19, 2010

    Fuel cells are often quoted as being a replacement for the battery. They are environmentally friendly, quiet and can be recharged with new fuel when t...

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  • MoU signed between KTH and UNCTAD to cooperate on energy and sustainable development

    Published Jul 06, 2010

    KTH and UNCTAD (United Nations Conference on Trade and Development) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to strengthen bilateral cooperatio...

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  • The steel industry supports new professorship at KTH

    Published Jun 28, 2010

    KTH will be receiving almost SEK 2 million as a start-up grant for a new professorship in metallurgical process science. It is the Hugo Carlsson Found...

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  • Professor Semida Silveira participating in Time 2 Innovate in Shanghai Expo 2010

    Published Jun 28, 2010

    Time 2 Innovate is an innovation race aimed att finding innovative solutions for energy problems.

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  • Professor John Ågren is the 2011 Hume-Rothery award recipient

    Published Jun 21, 2010
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  • Car brakes just as big an environmental problem as studded tyres

    Published May 25, 2010

    You have just removed your winter studded tyres. It is too early for you to breathe out, that is if you live in an urban environment. Research at KTH ...

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  • Hammarby Sjöstad influences Norra Djurgårdsstaden

    Published May 20, 2010

    The inaugural ceremony for the residential properties in Norra Djurgårdsstaden is planned for the summer 2010 with people moving in by 2012. Sofie Pan...

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  • KTH student, this year’s leading top talent

    Published Mar 16, 2010

    For the eighth year in a row, the talent network Nova 100 has elected the person they consider to be the country’s leading top talent. This year, she ...

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  • ECS develops biogas studies in collaboration with CPTS and UMSA in La Paz.

    Gabriela Aue
    Gabriela Aue
    Published Mar 12, 2010

    Gabriela Aue, Master Thesis student at Energy and Climate Studies, will realize her field study in La Paz, Bolivia, with financial support from SIDA t...

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  • Prof. Silveira spoke at Rosenbad in an event focused on Brazil.

    Picture from Rosenbad, February 18th.
    Brazilian Ambassador to Sweden Mr. Antonino Mena Goncalves, Professor Semida Silveira and Secretary of State Mr. Gunnar Wieslander.
    Published Feb 18, 2010

    In her speech, Prof. Silveira highlighted the major changes that the Brazilian energy system has undergone since the 40s. Back then, Brazil mainly rel...

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  • Senior Scientist from ECN in the Netherlands led seminars in ECS course.

    Published Feb 17, 2010

    Dr. Bob van der Zwaan, Senior Scientist at the Energy research Centre of the Netherlands (ECN), visited KTH in February to conduct the first block of ...

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  • Fists of steel

    Published Jan 26, 2010

    Five percent of all people between the ages of 16 and 85 suffer from a weakened grip, and therefore have difficulties turning a tap, turning the key i...

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  • The PhD course ENERGY SCENARIO ASSESSMENT will be held at KTH between 08 Feb and 30 June 2010.

    Published Jan 20, 2010

    The objective of the course is to teach students the methodology and application of scenario assessment techniques.

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  • Students in ECS course visited Nordpool to learn about carbon markets.

    Energy Policy Design Course Field Trip
    Published Oct 08, 2009

    On the 8th of October, students of Energy Policy Design Course led by Professor Semida Silveira and Affiliated Professor Arnaldo Walter visited the No...

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  • ECS was represented in a conference on sustainable development in Dubrovnik, Croatia.

    Published Sep 29, 2009

    Professor Semida Silveira and PhD Student Brijesh Mainali presented the paper "Financing Off-Grid Rural Electrification: Country Case Nepal" at the 5t...

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  • PhD student from ECS presented his work at Simon Fraser University, Canada.

    Published Sep 16, 2009

    Henrique Pacini attended the workshop and held a presentation on "Consumer choice between Ethanol and Gasoline: Lessons from the cases of Brazil and S...

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  • ECS organizes the 2010 International Energy Workshop at KTH.

    Published Jun 26, 2009

    The ECS group attended the IEW 2009 in Venice, June 17th-19th. The International Energy Workshop (IEW) is an informal network of analysts actively wor...

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