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.

Reducing consumption is climate smart – but how to make it attractive?

Borrow your neighbour’s ladder. Repair that broken bike. Share your wardrobe. There’s more to sustainable consumption than simply buying eco-labeled products. Karin Bradley heads a research project that aims to make sustainability the easiest choice.

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News & Events

4 december, 2018

Leading with Landscape: Investing in Green Infrastructure for Resilience

Welcome to this lecture by Professor Nina-Marie Lister, Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada. Organized by The Centre for the Future of Places, the School of Architecture and the Built Environment and Axel and Margaret Ax:son Johnson foundation.

Date: 4 December, 15.00-17.00.
Place: Openlab Multihallen, Valhallavägen 79.
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6 December, 2018

Batteries

Battery or fuel cells, or both?

Date: 6 December, 12.00 - 13.00
Place: KTH Entré
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KTH is certified according to the international environmental management standard ISO 14001.

ISO 14001 Certificate (pdf 133 kB)

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