Mitigation Pathways and Climate Scenarios

May 17 at 08:30–10:15, room Vingen 1+2

Your session chairs

Zahra Kalantari and Johannes Stripple

Keywords: mitigation pathways, BECCS, carbon dioxide removal technologies, geoengineering, lifestyle, AFOLU -, dietary-, biodiversity- and Ecosystem Service scenarios, climate change scenarios, regional planning, basic industry, urban development policies and GHG emissions, Carbon sequestration, AI in Built environment, transitions/transformations, visions and imaginaries.


08:30  Welcome – Zahra Kalantari, Associate Professor at the Department of Sustainable Development, Environmental Science and Engineering (SEED), and Johannes Stripple, Associate Professor at the Department of Political Science, Lund University

08:35 – 09:00 THEME 1: Pathways to zero

Sweden’s road to net zero emissions – Anna Karin Nyström, Swedish Environmental Protection Agency (NVV)

09:00 – 09:35 THEME 2: Climate action and sustainability

Who Can Do What to Reduce Sweden’s Climate Pollution Fast and Fairly? – Kimberly Nicholas, Senior Lecturer at Lund University Centre for Sustainability Studies (LUCSUS)

Harmonizing Climate Action with the Sustainable Development Goals – Francesco Fuso Nerini, Associate Professor at the Division of Energy Systems, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH)

09:40 – 10:10 THEME 3: Measuring and Making Climate Futures

Assessments of in situ and remotely sensed CO2 observations in a Carbon Cycle Fossil Fuel Data Assimilation System to estimate fossil fuel emissions – Marko Scholze, Senior Lecturer at the Department of Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science, Lund University

Is Carbon Removal Delaying Emission Reductions? – Wim Carton, Senior Lecturer at Lund University Centre for Sustainability Studies (LUCSUS)

10.10 Concluding thoughts