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.
During the second day peer support of case studies & planning of the next steps were implemented. 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 explored 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. More here.
JIN's Eise Spijker presented the Netherlands case study on integrated manure management. More here.
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.