Theme on sustainability

Sustainable technology for people

Sustainable technology for people

The world is facing serious challenges in relation to utilization of the resources of the planet. These are challenges that have consequences for future life on earth. This necessitates innovative thinking and other solutions than those that created the challenges in the first place.

Safeguarding the resources of the planet

DTU and sustainability

DTU is committed to creating sustainable solutions that improve people’s lives, create value for society, and promote a sustainable use of resources.

Sustainability at DTU
"Researchers in front of laboratory equipment at the Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Biosustainability at DTU. Photo: Joachim Rode"

What is sustainability?

Sustainability focuses on meeting the needs of today without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs.

Sustainability explained
Students present their project at Grøn Dyst (Green Challenge), which focuses on social, economic and environmental sustainability in all DTU's programs. Photo: Mikal Schlosser