2021-09-20 Together with Vattenfall, Kaunis Iron, the Swedish Forest Agency, the Swedish Geological Survey and Growth Analysis, among others, Johanna Söderasp, Director of Water Management at the Swedish Water Agency, participated in the start-up meeting with SUN.
2021-06-22 The deadline for applications to the SUN Graduate School is extended to attract a higher number of competitive applications. The new deadline is July 2nd. We encourage all research subjects at LTU to apply for a SUN Graduate School PhD Student Project.
2021-06-22 The first seminar in the series, entitled ”Numerical simulations in mine site reclamation design” could not take place as planed because of issues with ZOOM. It has been rescheduled to September 24th (see seminar list attached).
2021-03-26 Northern Sweden has the potential to show the way for a successful transformation of the basic industry that benefits the whole world. During a Zoom webinar on March 24, Luleå University of Technology's initiative SUN - Natural resources for sustainability transitions, which focuses on the assets in...
2021-02-19 A new investment at Luleå University of Technology, made in close collaboration with Swedish industry, will develop natural resource-based basic industry towards the UN's sustainability goals - while maintaining and increasing profitability.
2021-02-19 In Norrbotten and Västerbotten, there are several billion projects that are about making Sweden's basic industries such as forests and ore sustainable from a climate point of view. The LTU researchers believe that northern Sweden is a large demo facility that shows the way for the rest of the world.
2021-01-29 Northern Sweden has the potential to globally show the way for a successful restructuring of the basic industry. A new focus at Luleå University of Technology in close collaboration with Swedish industry will develop the natural resource-based basic industry towards the UN's Sustainability Goals – w...
2021-01-27 In response to the call for ‘seed’ funding launched by the “Natural Resources for Sustainable Development” (SUN) initiative in November 2020, the Steering Group received twenty (20) project proposals.
2021-01-21 Welcome to the SUHF conference 2021 with the theme "Future universities – the impact of the pandemic". The effects of the pandemic will affect the entire global society and thus also all higher education institutions and their activities, models and structures. The focus is on the effects of pandemi...
2020-12-14 In order to strengthen the development of the recently established LTU research area “Natural Resources for Sustainable Development” (SUN), we launch a first call for funding for visiting scholars.
2020-11-05 For a more sustainable future, it is necessary that both the trade and Industry and the society at large change. Two new cross-border areas at Luleå University of Technology – Creaternity and SUN – will contribute to the transformation required for sustainable industry and social transformation.