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SEI at World Water Week 2016

SEI at World Water Week 2016

Freud, food, forests and a book launch – find out what we'll be doing at World Water Week this year

Can a rugged Latin American palm become a major sustainable biofuel source?

Can a rugged Latin American palm become a major sustainable biofuel source?

A new study shows large potential for the macaw palm (Acrocomia aculeata), but warns more research is needed before commercial-scale cultivation.

Nailing down the numbers on impacts of oil and gas subsidy reform

Nailing down the numbers on impacts of oil and gas subsidy reform

As pressure mounts globally for countries to end fossil fuel subsidies, a reliable assessment of the potential impacts on investment and industry finances will be crucial to guide policy.

Can offsets and biofuels make future international aviation growth ‘carbon-neutral’?

Can offsets and biofuels make future international aviation growth ‘carbon-neutral’?

An SEI analysis finds significant potential for alternative jet fuels and especially offsets to reduce emissions, but stresses the importance of high standards and certification to avoid negative impacts.

The search for water: How Bengaluru households cope with water insecurity

The search for water: How Bengaluru households cope with water insecurity

The first statistically sound city-level survey shows the many means that Bengaluru residents rely on to get water, and sets the stage for evidence-based planning.

Collaborative approach needed to manage groundwater

Collaborative approach needed to manage groundwater

21 of California’s groundwater basins and sub-basins are ‘critically overdrafted’. It is time to work together to break entrenched positions and find more sustainable solutions.

The Gordon Goodman Memorial Lecture - 'The Artificial Leaf' by Daniel Nocera

The Gordon Goodman Memorial Lecture - 'The Artificial Leaf' by Daniel Nocera

Stockholm Environment Institute, Stockholm University and the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences are proud to present the Gordon Goodman Memorial Lecture 2016, ‘The Artificial Leaf’, to be delivered by Daniel Nocera, the Patterson Rockwood Professor of Energy at Harvard University.

Exploring the case for supply-side climate policies

Exploring the case for supply-side climate policies

The Paris Agreement makes no mention of fossil fuels, but speakers at two events hosted by SEI at COP21 emphasized the need to end subsidies and limit new oil and coal production.

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