Headline: IASS in the Media

You can find international media reports on IASS activities below. For reports in German, click here.

January 21, 2020 Les Echos

La coopération franco-allemande progresse

October 4, 2019 - Euraktiv

Deployment of carbon capture and utilisation technologies takes a key step forward

Namibia committed to ocean conservation

September 30, 2019 - Le Figaro

Climat: l’initiative de Macron prend corps with Andreas Goldthau

September 23, 2019 - Business Day

Listen to the oceans’ call, we need to keep them resilient by Thorsten Thiele

September 19, 2019 - The Economist

Germany’s pricey ‚coal exit‘ with Johannes Steammler

September 11, 2019 - The Chemical Engineer

Current European estimates likely underestimate fracking emissions

September 09, 2019 MINN Post

The Sustainable Development Goals could use a boost — and these five strategies might be just what’s needed by Ortwin Renn

September 06, 2019 Energyzine

Europe could meet energy demand with just renewables

September 05, 2019 lavanguardia

El 100% de la electricidad de Europa puede ser eólica y solar, mira como se calcula


September 05, 2019 monimega

L’Europa può vivere di energie rinnovabili ma con cautela


September 04, 2019 EcoDebate

A Europa possui recursos solares e eólicos suficientes para atender sua demanda de eletricidade inteiramente de fontes renováveis


September 04, 2019 environment journal

Europe can meet energy demand just through renewables, study finds


September 04, 2019 ensia

Opinion: The Sustainable Development Goals could use a boost — and these five strategies might be just what’s needed by Ortwin Renn


September 04, 2019 newstrotteur

L'avenir de l'Europe est renouvelable


September 04, 2019 FATech

Europe’s future is renewable


September 03, 2019 Tekcrispy

Europa tiene la posibilidad de tener un futuro 100% verde


September 02, 2019 Alternativeenergy

Europe’s future is renewable


April 29, 2019 ThePrisma

The most contaminated area of India with Erika von Schneidemesser


April 10, 2019 Navva

First meeting of the climate cabinet: the five ministers must achieve results with Sebastian Helgenberger


March 25, 2019 The Guardian

Gender pay gap expert among top professors quitting Brexit Britain with Andreas Goldthau


Winter 2018 European Energy Innovation

Social sustainability is a must by Daniela Setton


December 18, 2018 RMF FM Radio

Nanz: Politykę klimatyczną trzeba prowadzić demokratycznie. Nie można jej narzucać with Patrizia Nanz


December 6, 2018 Carnegie EUROPE

Judy Asks: Will Europe Remain the Anti-Global Warming Leader? with Patrizia Nanz


August 15, 2018, Bloomberg

Germany’s Failed Climate Goals


July 5, 2018, scientific american

The Best Way to Shade Earth


Mai 19, 2018, sixdegreesnews.org

Better insurance is vital to protecting our ocean by Torsten Thiele


Mai 5, 2018 BFM Business

Comment les vélos s'invitent en ville pour le transport d'encombrants with Sophia Becker


Mai 1, 2018 AFP

Pedal power: The rise of cargo bikes in Germany with Sophia Becker

Republished by: Good Planet Info [FR], 100%nancy [FR], La Presse+ [FR], The Economic Times Auto [EN], Arab Timesonline [EN], The Daily Star [EN]


April 20, 2018 Clean Energy Wire

German industry embraces Energiewende transformation challenge with Ortwin Renn


April 19, 2018 xny365

德国大多民众铁心支持能源转型 多花钱也乐意


April 12, 2018 YaleEnvironment360

End of the Road: Are Diesel Cars on the Way Out in Europe? with Sophia Becker


March 13, 2018 El País

El orgullo detrás de la autonomía energética with Sebastian Helgenberger


March 12, 2018 TheScientist

Nitrogen Dioxide Linked to Thousands of Premature Deaths in Germany with Tim Butler


March 6, 2018 Grist

When solar and wind need a boost, nuclear might be the best option with Craig Morris


February 27, 2018 Washington Post

German court opens the way for bans of diesel vehicles, roiling a nation of car obsessives with Tim Butler


February 22, 2018 Colta

На краю перемен - Как меняется Арктика и что нам с этим делать — рассказывает ученый by Vilena Valeeva


February 18, 2018 Nòva

Lo sviluppo parte dai contesti with Ilan Chabay


February 16, 2018 Clean Energy Wire

New phase in transition research: Focus on an integrated energy system with Ortwin Renn


February 16, 2018 Clean Energy Wire

"Germany is a 'living lab' for the energy transition" with Ortwin Renn


February 1, 2018 Material Worlds magazine

Where wind and coal meet with Craig Morris


January 31, 2018 Clean Energy Wire

Climate policy: coalition negotiators shift responsibility to special commission - commentary with Daniela Setton


January 20, 2018 Moondial Nieuws

‘Energietransitie is geen sprint, maar een marathon’ with Craig Morris


January 12, 2018 Clarin

La era del "empoderamiento verde" with Sebastian Helgenberger


December 24, 2017 El Nacional

Alemania dejará de consumir combustibles fósiles en 30 años with Sebastian Helgenberger


December 9th, 2017 Foodlog

De NVWA als dansende bokser in de ring with Ortwin Renn


November 29, 2017 Nature Outlook

Energize the people to effect policy change by Craig Morris and Arne Jungjohann


November 29th, 2017 CNN

Far-fetched fixes for climate change, from solar shields to air-scrubbing with Stefan Schäfer

Republished by: My Express and Voice of Nigeria


November 26th, 2017 entornointeligente.com

ECUADOR: La industria del auto gira de a poco hacia lo eléctrico with Stefan Stückrad


November 24th, 2017 EcoCiv

Dr. Joerg Mayer-Ries in conversation with Philip Clayton (YouTube-Link)


November 17th, 2017 CGTN

The Heat: UN Climate Talks with Craig Morris


November 16th, 2017 UN News Centre

Bonn: Climate engineering is risky, but should be explored, experts say at UN conference (French) with Matthias Honegger

Republished by: Just Earth News, India Blooms, United News of India, ReliefWeb (French), Greenreport.it (Italian), Le Potentiel Online (French)


November 15th, 2017 Clean Energy Wire

Broad support for Energiewende goals in Germany but dissatisfaction with implementation


November 15th, 2017 Ouest france

Cop23: L'Allemangne engluée dans sa dépendance au charbon with Ortwin Renn


November 15th, 2017 Clean Energy Wire

Polls reveal citizens' support for Energiewende with Daniela Setton and Ortwin Renn


November 13th, 2017 Foreign Policy Magazine

Germany Is a Coal-Burning, Gas-Guzzling Climate Change Hypocrite with R. Andreas Kraemer

Republished by Yahoo News, b-m.info


November 12, 2017 Noticias

¿Alemania es el modelo ecológico? with Sebastian Helgenberger


November 9th, 2017 ICIMOD


November 3rd, 2017 Estado


November 1st, 2017 BizCommunity


November 2017, Delivered

The Future is Green with Rainer Quitzow


October 26th, 2017 Gas & electricity


October 19th, 2017 The Conversation

‘Geostorm’ movie shows dangers of hacking the climate – we need to talk about real-world geoengineering now


October 19th, 2017 The Conversation

Why you need to get involved in the geoengineering debate – now


October 18th, 2017 Deutsche Welle

Engineering the climate — is it a good idea? with Stefan Schäfer

Portuguese: here


October 18th, 2017 Reuters

As scientists ponder "hacking the climate," poor countries are wary

Republished by Times of India and EcoBusiness


October 16th, 2017 Sputnik News

How Geoengineering Became a Whip for US President Trump


October 15th, 2017 Xinhuanet.com


October 15th, 2017 Radio Canada

Lutte aux changements climatiques: des scientifiques souhaitent détourner les rayons du soleil with Matthias Honegger


October 14th, 2017 People.cn


October 14th, 2017 Ifeng.com


October 14th, 2017 C.M.163.com


October 14th, 2017 The Guardian

Geoengineering is not a quick fix for climate change, experts warn Trump with Mark Lawrence

Republished by businessGreen


October 12th, 2017 CBC News

Geoengineering aims to slow global warming by manipulating climate, but risks are unknown

Republished by The Event Chronicle


October 11th, 2017 Phys.org, The Jordan Times

As Paris climate goals recede, geoengineering looms larger with Mark Lawrence


October 11th, 2017 TV5 Monde

Miroirs ou aspiration de CO2, des techniques pour "réorchestrer" le climat


October 11th, 2017 Carbon Brief

Geoengineering: Scientists in Berlin debate radical ways to reverse global warming with Mark Lawrence


October 10th, 2017 Nature

Climate meetings pose serious test in the Trump era

September 24th, 2017 BBC

Exit Poll: Merkel Wins but Far Right Makes Gains with Nora Hofstetter


September 20th, 2017 Ça m'intéresse

Les arbres rendent-ils nos villes plus respirables? with Galina Churkina


September 6th, 2017 pv magazine (Photovoltaics magazine, USA)

Can high levels of solar and wind coexist with nuclear generation on the grid?with Craig Morris


August 13, 2017 Deutsche Welle

'Ejemplos a seguir': Conectando arte y ciencia en la búsqueda de soluciones contra el cambio climático


August 2, 2017 Diplomatisches Magazin

The European Payments Union: Back to the Future by Armin Haas


July 27, 2017 SDG Knowledge Hub

SDG Thematic Reviews for Integrated Implementation: What We Learned from a Review Pilot


July 21, 2017 arte info

Des arbres pour améliorer la qualité de l'air allemand with Erika von Schneidemesser


July 12, 2017 Carnegie Europe

Judy Asks: Is Europe Too Dependent on Russian Energy? Mit R. Andreas Kraemer


July 11, 2017 tech2

The key to India’s solar energy dreams lies in public co-operation, not just in an investor-led approach mit Craig Morris


June 28, 2017 SciDevNet

Africa’s R&D voice needed on use of solar engineering with Andrew Parker


June 25th, 2017 The Conversation

Blocking out the sun to reduce global warming - an idea still in the makingwith Andrew Parker


June 20th, 2017 SparkDialog

Sustainability - The Bigger Picture with Oliver Putz


June 17th, 2017 Extra Noticias

¿Qué son las sociedades extractivistas?


June 15th, 2017 The National

Can we curb global warming and boost economic growth? with Andreas Kraemer


June 14th, 2017 DW Deutsche Welle

Greening up cities with Galina Churkina


June 14th, 2017 DW Deutsche Welle

25 years after the UN Conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro - an interview with Klaus Töpfer (article in GermanSpanish and Portuguese)


June 7th, 2017 Radio Colonia (WDR Cosmo)

L'Europa ci ascolta? (Mp3) with Patrizia Nanz


June 6th, 2017 Deutsche Welle (English)

Who is ruling the Sea? Our oceans need a government, too with Sebastian Unger


June 5th, 2017, IISD SDG Knowledge Hub

Focus on Interactions to Make the SDGs a Success: Our Key Messages for the Ocean Conference co-authored by Sebastian Unger


June 2nd, 2017, World Economic Forum

Want to protect the oceans? Time to consider the wider world of development co-authored by Sebastian Unger


June 2nd, 2017, The Himalayan Times

Kathmandu: Memorandum of Understanding signed on pollution control mit Mark Lawrence


May 31st, 2017, El Mostrador

Obras de artistas de categoría mundial recalan en Valparaíso para reflexionar sobre el cambio climático


May 25th, 2017, Deutsche Welle (Spanish)

México y Chile luchan contra el carbono negro with Kathleen Mar


May 18th, 2017, New Atlas

How more trees in a city can make smog worse with Galina Churkina


May 18th, 2017, Cosmos

City trees may worsen air pollution in hot weather with Galina Churkina


May 17th, 2017 The Global Energy and Environmental Law Podcast

The Logic and Controversies of Geoengineering with Stefan Schäfer


May 17th, 2017, Popular Science and AOL.news

Trees might actually make summer air pollution even worse with Galina Churkina


May 17th 2017, ScienceNews

When it’s hot, plants become a surprisingly large source of air pollution with Galina Churkina

March 2017, future earth blog

Taking a holistic approach to air pollution and climate change (with Erika von Schneidemesser)


16th January, 2017 The Global Energy and Environmental Law Podcast


6th September 2016, IISD

Piloting Global Thematic Reviews of the SDGs: The Case of Natural Resources (Guest Article by Jes Weigelt & Ivonne Lobos Alva)


18th July 2016, Undark

Will Developing Nations Hack the Climate? (with Andy Parker)


11th July 2016, Caribseek News

Workshop on Scientific Mechanism to Reduce Radiation


8th July 2016, The Guardian

The EU of business-as-usual is dead. Long live the EU (by Patrizia Nanz, Claus Leggewie and Daniel Cohn-Bendit)


7th July 2016, Nationwide (Jamaica)

Interview on Solar Radiation Management with Andy Parker


6th July 2016, NewsTalk 93 FM (Jamaica)

Interview on Solar Radiation Management with Andy Parker


21st June 2016, terra

Alemanha é país que mais polui o ar na União Europeia


15th June 2016, DNA India

India leads way to form association of gas-purchasing countries (with Andreas Krämer)


10th June 2016, Renewables International

Coal - Are the long-term costs of lignite mining in Germany covered?


8th May 2016, LE MONDE

Trois clefs pour faire du développement durable une réalité


8th May 2016, IDN-InDepthNews

Ena​bling Civil Society to Monitor Development Agenda 


27th April 2016, TVO (Canada)

An energy miracle (last video - discussion round with Ortwin Renn at the Waterloo Global Science Initiative's OpenAccess Energy Summit)


26th April 2016, Juraforum

Jump-star​ting the SDGs in Germany


30th March, Juraforum

Patrizia Nanz Joins IASS as Scientific Director – New Leadership Team Takes the Helm


26th March 2016, The Kathmandu Post

Haze attributed to raging jungle blaze (with Maheswar Rupakheti)


11th March 2016, MANA online (Malawi News Agency)

Communities urged​ to link livelihood to sustainable natural resources management 


9th March 2016, pv magazine

IRENA: Renewables can help China reduce water use in power sector


4th March 2016, New Spotlight (Vol.: 09, No 16)

“It Is Important To Measure Air Pollution” Dr. Lawrence


4th March 2016, pv magazine

IASS: Solar and wind can reduce global water scarcity


3rd March 2016, The Irish Times 

The city trees that pose a threat to human health (with Galina Churkina)


25th Februrary 2016, The Himalalayan Times

Nepal, Germany sign mutual scientific cooperation deal


24th Februrary 2016, HT Syndication

NAST, IASS sign MoU for scientific cooperation


19th Februrary 2016, New Spotlight (Vol.: 09, No 15)

Nepal and G​ermany signed MoU for Science Cooperation 


17th Februrary 2016, WSFA News 12

Norwegian city proves COP21 carbon reduction targets are achievable with Water Source Heat Pumps (IASS Potsdam’s Smart Energy Systems Workshop)


14th Februrary 2016, Truthout

Healthy Ground, Healthy Atmosphere: Recarbonizing the Earth's Soils (Global Soil Week)


February 2016, EHP Environmental Health Perspectives (Vol. 124/ Issue 2)

Healthy Ground, Healthy Atmosphere: Recarbonizing the Earth’s So​ils (Global Soil Week)


20th January 2016, Scientific American

Can Germany Ditch ​Coal?


1st January 2016, Chemical Engineering

Making hydrogen (and carbon) by cracking methane in molten metal