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22.10.2014: Switzerland is to submit two of its cultural practices, namely the seasonal migration of livestock to high mountain pastures and managing avalanche danger, for inscription in the UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. More
The Swiss authorities have decided to phase out nuclear energy, with the idea being that alternative energy sources will fill the gap. However, the implications of this move are still unclear. Against this backdrop, the WSL is investigating what impact the energy transition could have on the environment and society.