ESD News


ESD research in SNF Newsletter

Our material flow and life cycle analysis of the Swiss waste and recycling system shows that no conclusions can be drawn yet on the indirectly saved energy from recycling waste. Read more 


ESD research in SNF Newsletter

Our research on Swiss collection and recycling rates showing that these rates are substantially lower than those that are officially communicated was prominently featured in the Swiss National Research Programm 70 newsletter. Read more 


ESD research in The Guardian

The Guardian article "The hydropower paradox: is this energy as clean as it seems?" cites our research, which shows that the carbon footprint of hydropower is far higher than previously assumed. Read more 


ESD research highlighted in Nature

Our research quantified the thermal emissions from power plants worldwide to assess the disruption of acquatic ecosystems. Read more 


ESD research in ESC Weekly Spotlight on Energy Research

The impacts on ecosystem quality and human health caused by the thermoelectric power sector are numerous, bearing on local and global scales. The presented ESD research project quantifies the emissions and environmental impacts from thermoelectric power plants globally. Read more 

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