Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development

Transition to a sustainable society

The Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development is the scientific institute for sustainability research and teaching of Utrecht University. We contribute to the transition to a sustainable society through scientific excellence in a multi-disciplinary environment. 

We work in multi-disciplinary teams of four research groups: Energy and Resources, Environmental Governance, Environmental Sciences and Innovation Studies.

News

25 January 2017
Utrecht University scientists found that by burning wood pellets made of wood residue, climate benefits can be achieved within six years.
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22 December 2016
Multidisciplinary team receives NWO Complexity in Transport and Logistics grant
20 December 2016
A documentary. Utrecht University and the Amazon Conservation Team are collaborating on capacity building of indigenous communities in the interior.
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Sustainability

Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development