New Energy Academy x KNMI

  • Get the know how our energy system is influencing the climate 
  • Find out about the physical changes for the climate
  • Learn about examples for different regions in the world 

The opening lecture of the New Energy Academy is focusing on the main reason to fulfil the energy transition: climate change. The Royal Dutch Meteorological Institute (KNMI) is an expert in the climate and will elaborate on the changes on a local and global scale. 


Breaking Boundaries

During the academic year 2022-2023, the New Energy Academy will elaborate on the nine planetary boundaries. Inspired by the documentary ‘Breaking Boundaries’ from sir David Attenbrough and Johan Röckstrom, the New Energy Academy takes a deep dive into sustainability and shows you what is truly needed to become a sustainable and nature-inclusive society.


  • Tue 13 September
  • 15:00 - 16:00 (CEST)
  • Nijenborgh 6
    9747 AG Groningen, NL

Peter Siegmund

Physicist and climate expert at the Royal Dutch Meteorological Institute (KNMI)