Centre for Climate and Energy Transformation (CET)

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Centre for climate and energy transformation (CET) is an initiative at the University of Bergen, led from the Faculty of Social Sciences. The centre's goal is to produce actionable knowledge about how to achieve a rapid transformation of society to meet the climate challenges. 

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CET Lunches are now virtual!

CET has adjusted to the new situation we are in and moved our weekly lunch seminars online. Connect with our network every Wednesday!

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CET Low-Carbon Travel Policy

Academic researchers are amongst the highest emitters of climate gas emissions. CET's Low-Carbon Travel Policy hopes to mobilize and inspire to reduce our impact.

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New ways of exploring urban development

With prospects of an extensive transformation of the biggest cargo-port on the Norwegian west coast into a sustainable urban mixed business and residential area, researchers and students from CET were invited to give their perspectives on sustainable urbanism at BYLAB.

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Low-carbon conferencing: CO2e, experiments and lessons learned.

How can we organize an international conference and at the same time, reduce our climate impact? This became the central question while organising our third edition of the Beyond Oil conference. We are happy to reveal that our 2019 conference halved the emissions of the previous conference in 2017.

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Beyond Oil 2019: Deep and Rapid transformations - keynote presentations

Thank you to everyone who joined us for Beyond Oil: Deep and Rapid Transformations. The live streams for the keynote sessions are now available.