Pedro L. Lomas

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Pedro L. Lomas is PhD in Ecology, MSc in Ecology and the Environment and BSc in Environmental Sciences (Autonomous University of Madrid, Spain). Currently, he is a project researcher in the Group of Energy, Economics and System Dynamics (GEEDS) at the Valladolid University and an external collaborator of the Group Integrated Assessment: Sociology, Technology and the Environment (IASTE) in the Institute of Environmental Science and Technology (ICTA) at the Autonomous University of Barcelona. He has been research fellow in the Energy and the Environment Unit at the University of Siena (Italy) and in the ICTA at the Autonomous University of Barcelona. His work is mainly focused on the human-nature interaction and environmental sustainability, from Systems Ecology, Ecological Economics, Social-Ecology and Environmental Accounting. He has been advisor of different local, regional, national and international organizations and public institutions in the fields of ecology-based ecosystem planning and management. He has published many works on topics like eco-regionalization and ecosystem management, socio-economic metabolism and environmental accounting in international journals like Journal of Industrial Ecology, Ecological Economics, Environmental Science and Technology, Landscape and Urban Planning, Journal of Environmental Management or Ecological Modelling.


  • Lomas, P.L., Ó. Carpintero, J. Ramos-Martín, J., y M. Giampietro, (2017): El granfalloon de la valoración de los servicios de los ecosistemas, Foro de Transiciones, Madrid.
  • Lomas, P.L., Ó. Carpintero, y S. Sastre, (2015): El metabolismo socioeconómico de Castilla-La Mancha, 1996-2010. En: Carpintero, Ó., (Coord). El metabolismo económico regional español. Madrid, FUHEM.
  • Sastre, S., Ó. Carpintero, P. L. Lomas, (2015): El metabolismo socioeconómico de Castilla y León, 1996-2010. En: Carpintero, Ó., (Coord). El metabolismo económico regional español. Madrid, FUHEM.
  • Carpintero, Ó, S. Sastre, P.L. Lomas, (2015): Del todo a las partes: “una visión general del metabolismo de las Comunidades Autónomas”. En: Carpintero, Ó., (Coord). El metabolismo económico regional español. Madrid, FUHEM.
  • Giampietro, M., y P.L. Lomas, (2014): The interface between societal and ecosystem metabolism, En: Giampietro, M., J.R. Aspinall, J. Ramos-Martín, y S.G.F. Bukkens, (Eds). Resource Accounting for Sustainability Assessment: The Nexus between Energy, Food, Water and Land Use. Routledge series ‘Explorations in Sustainability and Governance’. Routledge.
  • Montes, C., J. Benayas, F. Santos Martín, F. Díaz Pineda, A. Gómez Sal, M. Aguado, B. Martín-López, J.A. González, C. López Santiago, P.L. Lomas, y otros 78 autores. (2011): Ecosistemas y biodiversidad para el bienestar humano. Evaluación de los ecosistemas del milenio de España. Síntesis de Resultados, Fundación Biodiversidad-Ministerio de Medio Ambiente, Medio Rural y Marino.

Publications to Academy (selection)

  • Viteri Salazar, O., J. Ramos-Martín, y P.L. Lomas, (2018): “Livelihood sustainability assessment of coffee and cocoa producers in the Amazon region of Ecuador using household types”, Journal of Rural Studies, 62, pp. 1-9.
  • Lomas, P. L. y M. Giampietro, (2017): “Environmental Accounting for ecosystem conservation: Linking Societal and Ecosystem Metabolisms”, Ecological Modelling, 346, pp. 10-19.
  • Di Donato, M., P. L. Lomas y Ó. Carpintero (2015): ”Metabolism and environmental impacts of household consumption: A review on the assessment, methodology and drivers”, Journal of Industrial Ecology, 19, pp. 904-916.
  • Sastre, S., O. Carpintero y P.L. Lomas, (2015): “Regional Material Flow Accounting and environmental pressures: the Spanish case”, Environmental Science and Technology, 49 (4), pp. 2262-2269.
  • Zorrilla Miras, P., I. Palomo, E. Gómez-Baggethun, B. Martín-López, P.L. Lomas, y C. Montes, (2014): “Effects of land-use change on wetland ecosystem services: A case study in the Doñana marshes (SW Spain)”, Landscape and Urban Planning, 122, pp. 160-174.
  • Gómez-Bagghetun, E., R. De Groot, P. L. Lomas, y C. Montes, (2010): “The history of ecosystem services in economic theory and practice: from early notions to markets and payment schemes”, Ecological Economics, 69, pp. 1209-1218.
  • Martín-López, B., E. Gómez-Bagghetun, P. L. Lomas, y C. Montes, (2009): “Scale effects on cultural services valuation in natural protected areas”, Journal of Environmental Management, 90: 1050-1059.
  • Lomas, P.L., S. Álvarez, M. Rodríguez, y C. Montes, (2008): “Environmental accounting as a management tool in the Mediterranean context: the Spanish economy during the last 20 years”, Journal of Environmental Management, 88, pp. 326-347.


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