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Centre for Climate and Energy Transformation (CET)

Centre for climate and energy transformation (CET) is a new initiative at the University of Bergen, lead from the Faculty of Social Sciences. The main focus of the centre is to develop and promote interdisciplinary research on strategies, means and crossroads for climate and energy transformation in society – ‘pathways’.

Published in Nature

Cut fossil subsidies to reduce CO2? It depends!

A study published in Nature conducted by a team led by Jessica Jewell found that the effect of subsidy removal varies strongly across regions.

Conference

Call for contributions: Bergen International Student Conference 2018

Call for contributions is open for the first edition of the Bergen International Student Conference with the theme “Climate and Society: Transformations in the 21st century”. The conference is organized by CET and the UiB Collaboratory and takes place 5th and 6th of April 2018. We invite student...

News

Three CET Accelerator proposals granted funding

For the first call for CET Accelerator proposals, 5 applications were received, of which 3 were granted funding.

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CET with two nominees for IPCC

Two CET researchers are nominated as candidates for the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change - and might be selected for the prestigious work on the IPCC's sixth assessment report.

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SDGs change the role of universities

If universities are to contribute to societal attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals, it requires them to take on a different role, posit SpaceLab/CET researchers.