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12.07.2017: Young pine trees can adapt to artificial drought and are armed against it the following year. However, they do not actively lay down starch reserves at the expense of growth, a recent WSL study indicates. 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.