Background and activities

Julius Wesche is researcher in the energy group at Department of Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture (KULT). He studied economics, sustainable development and energy policy in Hamburg, Kassel (both Germany) and Madison (USA). Between 2014 and 2021, he was an associate researcher in the Competence Center Energy Policy and Energy Markets at Fraunhofer ISI (Karlsruhe, Germany). Since 2015 he is a PhD student at Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development at Utrecht University (NL).

In 2020 he co-founded the enPower - Energiewende Podcast ( and the NEST webinar series on sustainability transitions. 

In 2021 he founded the Science Communication Accelerator Podcast to create a knowledge hub for digital science communication. He also consults universities on how to use Social Media for science communication - by developing their digital science communication, branding and outreach strategies.


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Scientific, academic and artistic work

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  • Sørensen, Astrid; Edmonds, Jae; Aakenes, Ståle; Freeman, Steve; Becour, Hans Petter Kildal; Koljonen, Tiina; Lancaster, Michelle; Muri, Helene; Olsen, Jim Stian; Pettersen, Jostein; Ramos, Fabien; Rasmussen, Pål Eskild; Røed, Hilde; Søderholm, Svante; Tomasgard, Asgeir; Tranås, Olaf Lehn; Wesche, Julius. (2021) Negative emissions and Carbon Dioxide Removal (CDR). NETI policy brief 02/2021.