SusTec Welcomes Dr. Johannes Meuer as New Senior Researcher
On February 1, Johannes Meuer, previously senior researcher at the Department of Business Administration of University of Zurich, joined the SusTec team to work on questions related to innovation in the energy sector.
Actors in the Energy Transition
A study on coalitions in the Swiss energy transition was presented by Jochen Markard at the SPRU Friday Seminar Series
Congratulations Dr. Jörn Hünteler
The SusTec team congratulates Dr. Jörn Hünteler on a successful doctoral examination and on his doctoral degree.
Tobias Schmidt to become Assistant Professor of Energy Politics
As of February, Tobias Schmidt will leave SusTec and lead the new Energy Politics Group at ETH’s Department for Humanities, Social and Political Sciences (D-GESS)
Annegret Stephan Wins Best Presentation Award
SusTec researcher Annegret Stephan won the Best Presentation Award in the field of social sciences at the “Third International Education Forum on Environment and Energy Science” in Perth, Australia.
SusTec's Tobias Schmidt blogs about UN climate talks in Lima
In an article for ETH’s Zukunftsblog Tobias writes about the atmosphere in the currently ongoing UN climate negotiations (COP20) in Lima, Peru.
Successful Completion of Research Project on Energy Efficiency in Buildings
SusTec has recently finalized a two-year research project on energy efficiency in buildings in collaboration with swiss electric research and several industry partners. In a final workshop with representatives from partnering institutions and beyond, the main conclusions were presented and implications of the findings for the energy sector were discussed.
What's it like to work at MTEC's Group for Sustainability and Technology?
The Department of Management and Economics at ETH aims to provide an excellent learning, teaching and research environment. Tillmann Lang, PhD student at MTEC's Group for Sustainability and Technology shares his thoughts on how it is to pursue a doctoral degree at the Department.
Renewables: To Store Or Not To Store?
SusTec’s Tobias Schmidt and Suzanne Greene blog on energy storage in ETH’s Zukunftsblog.
SusTec researcher wins 2nd prize of this year's SAEE Student Award
The Swiss Association for Energy Economics (SAEE) awards Jan Ossenbrink with the 2nd prize of the Student Chapter for his Master thesis. Jan had analyzed the development of dominant technological designs in the wind and solar PV industries.