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Announcement
Abby-Net Summer School'23

on Natural Resource Management and Energy Systems Under Changing Environmental Conditions

The 8th Abby-Net summer school will be hosted by the University of Calgary at the Barrier Lake Station. For further informaction click here.

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"Potential Unintended Consequences of Energy Transitions: Biogas Expansion and Groundwater Quality"
by Bernhard Mayer

On Wednesday, May 25th, 2022 at 10am to 11:15am MST/18:00 to 19:15 CET the AbbyNet monthly lectures series features its next talk.

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"The dynamics of energy transition: connecting modelling to policy design"
by Sara Hastings-Simon

On Wednesday, April 27th, 2022 at 10am to 11:15am MST/18:00 to 19:15 CET the AbbyNet monthly lectures series features its next talk.

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"A Canada - Germany "Clean" Energy Collaboration: Potential versus Reality"
by Rüdiger Tscherning

On Wednesday, March 23rd, 2022 at 10am to 11:15 am MST/18:00 to 19:15 CET the AbbyNet monthly lectures series features its next talk.

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"Surveilled Planet
AI-Driven Earth Observation"
by Matthias Schubert

On Wednesday, February 23rd, 2022 at 10am to 11:15 am MST/18:00 to 19:15 CET the AbbyNet monthly lectures series features its next talk.

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"Electrode Architectures for Bioelectrochemical Energy Systems"
by Katharina Herkendell

On Wednesday, January 26th, 2022 at 10am to 11:15 am MST/18:00 to 19:15 CET the AbbyNet monthly lectures series features its next talk.

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"Life Cycle Carbon Footprints of Hydrogen Technologies "
by Jule Bergerson

On Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at 10am to 11:15 am MST/18:00 to 19:15 CET the AbbyNet monthly lectures series features its next talk.

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"What the frack… - Risk Perceptions and Partisanship around Hydraulic Fracturing in Western Canada"
by Sven Anders

On Wednesday, Septemeber 22, 2021 at 10am to 11:15 am MST/18:00 to 19:15 CET the AbbyNet monthly lectures series features its next talk.

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"(Hi)Stories of Energy Transitions"
by Petra Dolata

On Wednesday, June 23, 2021 at 10am to 11:00 am MST/18:00 to 19:00 CET the AbbyNet monthly lectures series features its next talk.

Our Mission

The mission of ABBY-Net is to bring together researchers from Alberta, Canada and Bavaria, Germany who collaborate on interdisciplinary research and training for an improved understanding of the complex interactions in E³-Systems (Environment, Engineering and Socio-Economics) to facilitate energy systems transitions.

ABBY-Net undertakes:

ABBY-net core topics

Key research topics to facilitate energy transitions include:

KEY RESEARCH APPROACHES

Key research approaches include:

Partner Universities in Alberta

University of Calgary
(UoC)

University of Alberta Edmonton
(UoA)

Partner Universities in Bavaria

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
(LMU)

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen
(FAU)

Technische Universität München
(TUM)