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

NS trein
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.
Zonnepanelen
7 December 2016
The positive effect of solar energy as a sustainable energy source offsets the negative impact of the production of solar panels.
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Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development