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Oeko-Institut announced as partner in an international climate alliance

The Open Climate Network (OCN) observes and assesses climate protection activities in selected countries. more

Oeko-Institut announced as partner in an international climate alliance
 
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Mediation process at the Institute for Transuranium Elements (ITE) in Karlsruhe

Michael Sailer from Oeko-Institut in Berlin will lead the mediation process at the Institute for Transuranium Elements. more

Mediation process at the Institute for Transuranium Elements (ITE) in Karlsruhe
 
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Situation remains tense: 185 days after “Fukushima”

After a severe earthquake on 11 March 2011 extensive safety problems arose in diverse nuclear power plants on the East coast of Japan. more

Situation remains tense: 185 days after “Fukushima”
 
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The Bioenergy and Water Nexus

<p>Bioenergy and water are inextricably linked. For the first time, a report of UNEP, IEA Bioenergy Task 43 and Oeko-Institut examines in depth these…
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The Bioenergy and Water Nexus
 
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A small step for light bulbs, a big step for climate protection

From 1 September 2011 it will no longer be possible for 60 watt light bulbs to be put on the market. From a climate protection perspective… more

A small step for light bulbs, a big step for climate protection
 
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A small step for light bulbs, a big step for climate protection

From 1 September 2011 it will no longer be possible for 60 watt light bulbs to be put on the market. From a climate protection perspective Oeko-Institut welcomes systematic implementation in Germany of the EU Ecodesign Regulation for lamps. more

A small step for light bulbs, a big step for climate protection
 
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Environmental programme for environmental festival

Regionally produced food and no long-haul flights – these are only two components of the environmental programme for the Über Lebenskunst (art of living) festival, for which Oeko-Institut has been providing support. more

Environmental programme for environmental festival
 
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Energy efficiency and promotion: How policy can foster sustainable housing

The residential sector is a large emitter of greenhouse gases (GHG) in the EU: It is responsible for 40 percent of energy consumption and 36 percent… more

Energy efficiency and promotion: How policy can foster sustainable housing