environment-economics-society BME Department of Environmental Economics

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Postal address:

BME Környezetgazdaságtan Tanszék
Magyar tudósok körútja 2

Consultation period:

Szerda 09:00 - 10:00

Csütörtök 15:00 - 16:00 Az oktatóval előzetes egyeztetés szükséges!

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Dr. Pálvölgyi Tamás

CSc, egyetemi docens

Born in Budapest on September 27, 1962

Meteorologist (1985)

PhD in Earth Sciences (Hungarian Academy of Sciences, 1991)


Courses offered:
- management of energy
- environmental strategies

Research topics:
- climate change: assessments (impact, adaptation and vulnerability) and mitigation/adaptation policies
- sustainable development, sustainable energy management, natural resource management
- environmental strategic planning, environmental policies

Most significant research projects:
- 2011-2013: EnergyCity project (Reducing energy consumption and CO2 emissions in cities across Central Europe)
- 2010-2011:Aassessment of the state and sustainability of natural resources (Background study for the development of National Sustainable Development Strategy)
- 2011: Strategic environmental assessment of National Energy Strategy
- 2010: Assessment of impacts of and adaptation to climate change on tourism in Hungary
- 2009-2011: ESPON 2013 project : Climate change and territorial effects on regions and local economies in Europe (ESPON Climate)
- 2009: Methodology of regional assessment of climate change vulnerability

Professional activities, membership in scientific and professional bodies:
- Review Editor of “Buildings” chapter in the forthcoming Assessment Report of Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC AR6)
- Member of National IPCC Committee
- Board Member and Founder of Hungarian Green Building Council
- Board Member in the Environmental Management and Law Association
- Chief Advisor to the Hungarian Association of Construction Material’s Producers
- Member of Meteorological Committee of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences