TRANSrisk Case Studies Workshop in Brighton, 4-5 October 2016

Tuesday, 4 October, 2016 - 09:30 to Wednesday, 5 October, 2016 - 17:00

TRANSrisk Case Studies Workshop took place on October 4th and 5th, 2016, at University of Sussex in Brighton, United Kingdom.

During the first day of the workshop, participants had the opportunity to get informed about the preliminary case studies outputs in several countries, namely Austria, Netherlands, Spain, Poland, Sweden, Switzerland, Kenya, China, India, Indonesia, Chile, UK, Canada and Greece

All the results presented were discussed and validated by the TRANSrisk Scientific Advisory Board Members

The aim of the second day was the peer support of case studies & the planning of next steps. Small discussion groups discussed among others the development of pathways in case studies and quantitative and qualitative approaches. The workshop continued with comparisons across country case studies and discussion regarding the submission of the respective report.


TRANSrisk's scientific coordinator Jenny Lieu welcomed the workshop participants.


Participants getting ready for the UK Case Study on nuclear power presentation.

The UK case study explores the low-carbon electricity generation options that are available in UK to reduce CO2 emissions, while considering UK’s economic, political, social and environmental priorities.


JIN's Eise Spijker presented the Netherlands case study on integrated manure management.

Information on integrated manure management can be found in the TRANSrisk article "Cows and pigs for sale!? – Assessing the side-effects of low carbon transition pathways in livestock farming in the Netherlands" in JIQ Special: Low-carbon transition pathways in livestock farming in the Netherlands.


Stay tuned for more information! 

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