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  • New anthology highlights technical solutions behind a successful climate transition

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    The Handbook on Climate Change and Technology is edited by Frauke Urban, Professor in the Management of Sustainable Energy Systems at the Department of Industrial Economics and Management (INDEK), and Johan Nordensvärd, Associate Professor in Technological Innovation at INDEK at KTH. Photo: Magnus Glans
    Published Feb 16, 2024

    Around 50 people attended the recent launch of the Handbook on Climate Change and Technology, which included panel debates and a networking lunch hosted by KTH Energy Platform and KTH Climate Action C...

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  • Invitation to Apply to AFSR’s 2024/2025 fellowships

    Published Feb 12, 2024

    The purpose of AFSR’s fellowships is to support research contributing to increased knowledge and interaction within a specific academic field, and to stimulate Swedish-French research cooperation at a...

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  • Handbook offers guidance for faster climate transition

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    Frauke Urban, editor of a new handbook on the climate crisis, calls for a climate policy that keeps pace with climate science (Photo: Christer Gummeson).
    Published Feb 06, 2024

    The technology exists to tackle the climate crisis, but the political will lags behind. This is one of the messages in the new handbook, Climate Change and Technology, on one of the major issues of ou...

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  • KTH Energy Platform to focus on spreading knowledge that supports the climate transition

    KTH Energy Platform Director Lina Bertling Tjernberg
    KTH Energy Platform Director Lina Bertling Tjernberg
    Published Jan 22, 2024

    The spring term gets underway with a string of events arranged within the framework of the KTH Energy Platform. Already in January, a lot of attention is being drawn to a new handbook for how technica...

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  • KTH Energy Dialogue awards three winners in this year’s poster competition

    Energy Dialogue 2023 were Malin Pehrs, Ronald Mauricio Lara Prado and Elina Charatsidou
    Photo: Magnus Glans. The winners of the poster competition during KTH Energy Dialogue 2023 were Malin Pehrs, Ronald Mauricio Lara Prado and Elina Charatsidou
    Published Dec 13, 2023

    KTH Energy Dialogue wrapped up with an award ceremony for a poster competition that was held during the day. After reviewing some 30 entries, the jury named the three winners: Ronald Mauricio Lara Pra...

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  • Perfecting the chemical transformation of biogenic waste into valuable products

    Photo: Magnus Glans. The last school visit of the term was made by KTH Energy Platform at the Division of Process Technology.
    Published Dec 12, 2023

    KTH Energy Platform’s last school visit of the term was to the Department of Chemical Engineering and the Division of Process Technology, which focuses on chemical energy and fuel conversion based on ...

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  • Resilience and innovation: Fall showed the way for energy security, digitalisation and collaboration

    Photo: Magnus Glans. One of the autumn events for the KTH Energy Platform was a joint workshop with the KTH Digitalisation Platform.
    Published Dec 12, 2023

    The autumn term provided opportunities for knowledge exchange and dialogues for new collaborations within the framework of the KTH Energy Platform. These included new collaborations between KTH’s vari...

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  • KTH Energy Dialogue to focus on energy and cybersecurity to strengthen society’s resilience

    KTH Energy Dialogue brings together representatives from academia, business, and politics to share knowledge and experience.
    Published Oct 24, 2023

    This year’s KTH Energy Dialogue, which will focus on energy security and resilience, will be held on November 30th. During a packed half day in Nymble, participants from academia, business and politic...

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  • KTH Energy Platform hosts French-Swedish research days on the theme of the future of nuclear energy

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    French ambassador to Sweden Etienne de Gonneville, KTH Vice Chancellor Anders Söderholm, and Pär Olsson, Professor and Co-ordinator of the Sunrise research centre. Photo: Magnus Glans
    Published Oct 23, 2023

    This year’s French-Swedish research days focused on the theme of the future of nuclear energy, with KTH Energy Platform hosting the two-day conference. The event was opened by the French ambassador to...

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  • Workshop formed bridge between energy and digitalisation research disciplines

    KTH Energy Platform and KTH Digitalisation Platform had a joint workshop with G. Kumar Venayagamoorthy, Professor at Clemson University, among the invited speakers. Photo: Fredrik Persson
    Published Oct 23, 2023

    In September, KTH Energy Platform and KTH Digitalisation Platform held a joint half-day workshop entitled ‘Data-driven methods with energy applications’, which drew together experts and researchers fr...

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  • IVA's Royal Technology Tour focused on electrification and skills supply

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    Some 28 participants joined the Royal Technology Tour, including Tuula Teeri, CEO IVA (left), with Lina Bertling Tjernberg, Director KTH Energy Platform, and Birgitta Bergvall-Kåreborn, Vice-Chancellor at Luleå University of Technology. Photo: Staffan Eriksson, IVA
    Published Oct 23, 2023

    Focused on the theme of sustainable transition and development, this year’s IVA Royal Technology Tour travelled to Västerbotten and Norrbotten in northern Sweden. KTH Energy Platform’s Lina Bertling T...

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  • Electrically-powered boat motor showcased for KTH Energy Platform

    Two men and a woman inspecting an electrical motor.
    Nicholas Honeth, Lina Bertling Tjernberg, and Christophe Duwig inspect the lightweight pod motor. Photo: Magnus Glans
    Published Oct 18, 2023

    KTH spin-out Zparq is set to launch its first electric motor for leisure boats next year. The technology, which is being refined in collaboration with KTH’s Division of Electric Power and Energy Syste...

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  • “Knowledge and energy are needed to address the climate crisis”

    A group of people standing in front of an old control panel.
    Guests Nate Hagens, Olivia Lazard beside Christophe Duwig, Francesco Fuso Nerini and Kerstin Forsberg co-organizers of the event. Photo: Helena Glisén
    Published Oct 18, 2023

    In September, KTH Energy Platform, together with KTH’s Industrial Transformation Platform, KTH Climate Action Center and NAVET hosted a dialogue about the impact of ongoing climate change on people an...

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  • Meet Jagruti Ramsing Thakur, our new assistant professor

    Published Oct 03, 2023

    We are thrilled to introduce our latest team member, Dr. Jagruti Ramsing Thakur, who joins us as an Assistant Professor in the Division of Heat and Power Technology. Dr. Thakur is a distinguished scho...

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  • KTH Energy Dialogue 2023: Poster exhibition

    2019 poster competition winner Ross Harnden. Photo: Fredrik Persson
    Published Sep 26, 2023

    Submit your energy poster to KTH Energy Dialogue 2023 poster competition and win a full communication training day!

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  • Medal for professor of energy

    Published Sep 04, 2023

    During a ceremony in August 2023, Björn Palm, Professor in Energy Technology, was been Refrigeration (IIR) for his scientific contributions in the field of applied thermodynamics, heat transfer, refri...

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  • More efficient bioenergy technology can contribute to the energy transition

    A group of people visiting a power plant.
    Henrik Båge, CEO and co-founder of Phoenix Biopower, explains the process flow in the test installation of the company's BTC technology: Biomass-Fired Top Cycle. Photo: Fredrik Persson
    Published Sep 04, 2023

    KTH Energy Platform's first school visit of the semester was to the old heat and power centre on the KTH Campus. The front of the building is home to Phoenix Biopower, a company that develops tomorrow...

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  • KTH Energy Platform to hold several events in the autumn to build more bridges to better dialogue

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    Lina Bertling Tjernberg, KTH Energy Platform Director, meets protesters during the government’s climate summit. Photo credit: Fredrik Persson
    Published Sep 04, 2023

    The onset of the autumn term has once again filled KTH campus with researchers, teachers and students. During the autumn, KTH’s Energy Platform is organising several events, including some in collabor...

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  • SEEEP 2023 PhD summer school important part of KTH's work against accelerating climate change

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    The 2023 SEEEP summer school participants. Photo: Zheijang University
    Published Sep 04, 2023

    The 2023 edition of the SEEEP PhD summer school was recently concluded where 20 doctoral students participated from Europe, of which 14 came from KTH, and 28 from China. The KTH Energy Platform funded...

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  • Swedish parliament members visit KTH and the Swedish Defence University to learn about cybersecurity

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    The Rifo visiting group. Photo: Magnus Trogen Pahlén
    Published Sep 04, 2023

    At the beginning of the summer of 2023, the Society of Members of Parliament and Researchers, (Rifo), made a joint study visit to KTH Royal Institute of Technology and the Swedish Defence University. ...

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