alpS (2010 – 2015)


Centre for Climate Change Adaptation Technologies

alpS researches
… the consequences, opportunities, and risks of global climate change for regional and local human-environment systems. Climate and socio-economic scenarios form the basis for the assessment and evaluation of potential future developments in mountainous regions.

alpS develops
… innovative, marketable technologies and strategies for sustainable adaptation to climate change. These include innovations in forecasting and monitoring systems for the prevention of natural disasters, tools for modern risk management, and concepts for adaptive land use, water management, and forestry.

alpS advises
… decision-makers, institutions, and businesses on the basis of its scientific expertise. Successful examples include risk management for communities and companies as well as regional energy development planning.

Instrument: FFG-COMET, K1 Center

Role: Partner

Project volume: 52 MEUR, Z_GIS share: 55,000 EUR

Contact person: Stefan Lang

Researchers involved: Richard Schörghofer; Peter Zeil, Stefan Kienberger

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