Adaptive Capacity

Adaptive Capacity

Details  When conditions change, the adaptive capacity is a measure of the ability to maintain essential activities and wellbeing while adjusting to the pressures for change. How would you measure the adaptive capacity of the personal transportation activity systems in a city as a function of the urban form and demographics?
The Economics of NOT Producing Oil

The Economics of NOT Producing Oil

Details  The only way carbon emissions will reduce is when oil companies produce less oil. What would the business plan look like for an oil company that reduced oil production 80% over the next 20 years?  How would they improve profits while eliminating exploration activities and shutting down production wells and refineries? 

Shift Projects

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Green Conference

Green Conference

Details  The GATE Conference 2018 will be held in September. The conference will also be a demonstration of a new product in the professional and academic conference field. The conference will be a shift project to provide an international conference with high participation and high value, but with no flying.
Grenoble Transition Workshop

Grenoble Transition Workshop

Date  July 02, 2018Details  A major forward-looking research program is being developed with the City of Grenoble, the universities, and local companies. As part of the development phase of the program, a workshop was held to work through the Transition Engineering vision of the future and discoveries of disruptive opportunities as carried out by Jeremy Pascal and Susan Krumdieck.