Environment and sustainable development at KTH

KTH contributes to sustainable development by providing educational programmes, conducting research and by interacting with the surrounding community. Through its activities, KTH also impacts the environment in practical terms through the consumption of materials and water, energy and chemicals, travel and transport and construction, and indirectly through purchasing and procurement.

Cities can plan electric bus routes, and calculate the benefits with new tool

The rollout of Sweden’s first wireless charging buses earlier this month was coupled with something the rest of the world could use – namely, a tool for cities to determine the environmental and financial benefits of introducing their own electrified bus networks.

Model for bus system analysis

News

Room for improvement for LED lights

Researchers recently found that light emitting diodes’ efficiency can be impeded by trace amounts of iron, which is a byproduct of LED production.

Closing Loops student blogg 

Fernando
Country: Mexico, Spain
Studies: Sustainable Technology

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Walking on Ice

Divya
Country: Spain, India
Studies: Renewable Energy

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Events

Film Nov 29

Short film “Apple Grown in Wind Tunnel”
Date:
 29 November 6:00pm

More information and registration here 

Event på KTH inom miljö och hållbar utveckling

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