Today, Ecofys has been nominated as a National Champion for the Netherlands in The European Business Awards. The European Business Awards is Europe’s largest and most significant cross-sector business recognition programme and is now in its ninth year. The competition supported by businesses leaders, academics, media and political representatives from across Europe engages over 32,000 businesses f...
Ecofys has assessed the offshore wind climate for the Borssele offshore wind farm zone in the Dutch North Sea. Combining offshore wind measurements with mesoscale model data, Ecofys found all of the meteorological characteristics reasonable for a North Sea offshore site, and consistent across modelled heights from 10 to 150 m. The calculated mean wind speed at 100 m at the wind farm zone centre wa...
Without further policies, Australia’s emissions are set to increase substantially - around 27% above 2005 levels by 2030, according to an assessment by an international research analysis, the Climate Action Tracker (CAT).
As its contribution towards the Paris Climate Agreement, Australia has put forward an emissions reduction target of 26-28% below 2005 levels by 2030. The CAT has calculated this...
Today, a paper written by Ecofys with fellow experts is published in Nature Climate Change and presents a methodology to set consistent corporate targets that keep corporate greenhouse-gas emissions within a specific carbon budget and to keep global warming below 2°C goal.
The paper introduces the Sectoral Decarbonization Approach that derives carbon intensity pathways for companies based on sect...