Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research, Netherlands
TNO stands for the Netherlands Organisation of Applied Scientific Research. At this moment TNO employs about 2300 scientists in a wide variety of fields. For global warming, the expertise of several groups is combined: labor studies, geography and thermal physiology.
TNO participated in a big national project (2007-2014) regarding the effects of climate change (Knowledge for Climate – http://www.knowledgeforclimate.nl/) in which knowledge was developed that will be applied in the HEAT SHIELD project.