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Sustainable Järva

Rehabilitating an urban district from the "million programme" in Stockholm

Published Jan 14, 2011

Industrial Ecology, is a part of the project “Sustainable Järva” co- funded by the Delegation for Sustainable Cities and City of Stockholm. The five-year Sustainable Järva project is part of the work of rehabilitating Järva's “Million Homes” legacy. Stockholm's municipal property company, Svenska Bostäder, will liaise with the residents in seven apartment blocks to improve energy efficiency in 350 homes. But the project also includes a broad commitment to invest in sustainable transport, promote cycling, and inform and educate local residents on climate and environmental issues.
Industrial Ecology , KTH are responsible for evaluation process of the project, which means that we are working with methods, forms and processes together with all the stakeholders to following the goals and ambitions that are set up in the project. The project could been seen as a pilot project in the big challenge to rehabilitate the whole million homes area of Järva.

Project leader:
Nils Brandt, associate professor, Industrial Ecology, KTH

Project team:
Nils Brand
Mari Andersson, PhD candidate

Title
Sustainable Fish Supply in the Stockholm region
Äspö Site Descriptive Model: Hydrogeochemical modelling
Äspö model for radionuclide sorption
The BaltSeaPlan (BSP)
KTH-China Joint Research Center for Industrial Ecology
Submariner-Sustainable Uses of Baltic Marine Resources
Sustainable use of Baltic Sea natural resources based on ecological engineering
Smart Grid - Information management system in Royal Sea Port
Potential and cost-effectiveness of climate mitigation measures
Clinton Climate Initiative (CCI) and Industrial Ecology
Sustainable Järva
CREDO- Creation of third cycle studies
ERAIHM
Sustainable urban development - Royal Sea Port – City of Stockholm
Fishwelfare
QUESTE-SI Quality System of Science and Technology Universities for Sustainable Industry
IEMAST establishing master level studies
CLUE - Climate Neutral Urban Districts in Europe
ENEF- Central Baltic Cooperation in Energy Efficiency and Feasibility in Urban Planning
Finalized projects at Department of Industrial Ecology
Barriers for implementation of the Environmental Load Profile and other LCA based methods
The removal of Cyanobacteria blooms in the Baltic Sea
TBS Cooperation Environment- Innovation
Energy Scenarios Sweden-Ukraine
Geochemical retention in surface systems
SDPROMO I & II
Hammarby Sjöstad – evaluation of the environmental profile of an new urban district in Stockholm
Retention of redox sensitive metals/metalloids at reducing mineral surfaces
EU Leonardo-Univeristy in the Field
European Observatory for Long-Term Governance on Radioactive Waste Management
Strengthening of Capacity in Environmental Education
SIDA OSH & Development
Textbook in Occupational Safety and Health & Development