Although President Trump has promised to leave the Paris climate agreement, Brazil can join him. A large minority thinks climate change is a hoax and the actions that people around the world want is a struggle. The emission of greenhouse gases is higher than ever before, our addiction to fossil fuels is persistent.
During the Barn Talk with Harm Edens, pupils from various primary schools from the three northern provinces handed over a Future Chair to Harm Edens and EnTranCe. The Future Chair symbolizes future generations who need a vote at the decision-making table of large companies.
Social, communicative and behavioural aspects are indispensable if the transition to a more sustainable society is to succeed. This message is conveyed by Dr Carina Wiekens and Dr Wim Elving. They investigate communicative and social processes as well as behavioural change in light of the transition to a greener society at their Communication, Behaviour & The Sustainable Society professorship. On Thursday 24 January, both will be officially inaugurated as professors of Hanze UAS by Mr H.J. Pijlman, Chair of the Executive Board.
Interested in Energy? On 5 March, EnTranCe organizes a guided tour around the facility for everyone who is interested in EnTranCe and the topic of energy transition. EnTranCe is the place for students, researchers and companies to collaborate on sustainable energy solutions and a joint initiative of Hanze University of Applied Sciences, Groningen and the Energy
The hydrogen consortium of the Institute for Sustainable Process Technology (ISPT) has made it its mission to competitively produce hydrogen on a large scale for industrial use, without CO2 emissions, by 2030. To this end, researchers will use a new centre, the Hydrohub, to test and develop an industrial-scale hydrogen production unit. The Hydrohub national test centre will have its home at EnTranCe, the Centre of Expertise Energy of the Hanze University of Applied Sciences Groningen.