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  1. Evaluation Manure and Fertilisers Act 2016: Synthesis Report

    At least once every 5 years Dutch Parliament receives a report about the efficiency and the effects of the Manure and Fertilisers Act. In the report it is concluded that the manure policy has not...

  2. The Land-Water-Energy Nexus - Biophysical and Economic Consequences

    This report presents the first comprehensive assessment of the global consequences of the land-water-energy nexus in the coming decades. It provides a global outlook to 2060 for the major impacts...

  3. High-resolution assessment of global technical and economic hydropower potential

    Hydropower is the most important renewable energy source to date, providing over 72% of all renewable electricity globally. Yet, only limited information is available on the global potential supply...

  4. A picture is worth a thousand words: visualising the SDG challenges

    Over the last few decades, people have become increasingly aware of the global and systemic nature of many of our environmental problems today. This is recognized in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable...

  5. Micronutrients for agricultural intensification – Is Sub-Saharan Africa at risk?

    There are no substitutes for micronutrients which are indispensable for plant growth and the human diet; nevertheless low concentrations of these elements in African soils are looming and a cause...

  6. Scaling up sustainable energy innovations

    Upscaling is critically important to enable a wide-scale integration of renewable energy sources. This paper mobilises literature on the strategic management of experimental niches to explore the...

  7. New EU-scale environmental scenarios until 2050 – Scenario process and initial scenario applications

    As part of the Openness project, new EU scenarios focusing on natural capital and ecosystem services were developed. These were applied at different regional socio-environmental conditions....

  8. New EU-scale environmental scenarios until 2050 – Scenario process and initial scenario applications

    As part of the Openness project, new EU scenarios focusing on natural capital and ecosystem services were developed. These were applied at different regional socio-environmental conditions....

  9. Cities, Economic Inequality and Justice

    Increasing economic inequality in cities, and the spatial translation of that into more segregated neighbourhoods, is top of the political agenda in developed countries. While the overall living...

  10. Evaluation of green deals for a circular economy

    PBL has evaluated the role of Green Deals in preparing the path towards a circular economy. The evaluation shows that although Green Deals make a valuable contribution to the process of green...