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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
 
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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 of GHG emissions. more

Energy efficiency and promotion: How policy can foster sustainable housing
 
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Making a meal of it: Sustainable consumption is more than just eating less meat

Greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions deriving from food represent approx. one fifth of the total EU GHG emission balance when all upstream emissions from… more

Making a meal of it: Sustainable consumption is more than just eating less meat
 
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Making a meal of it: Sustainable consumption is more than just eating less meat

Greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions deriving from food represent approx. one fifth of the total EU GHG emission balance when all upstream emissions from fertilizers and imports etc. are taken into account. more

Making a meal of it: Sustainable consumption is more than just eating less meat
 
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Oeko-Institut’s General Assembly elects new Committee

Oeko-Institut’s Committee has three new external members: Anton Lutz, Thomas Rahner and Ulrike Schell were elected as Committee representatives at the General Assembly of Oeko-Institut’s members held on 2 July 2011 in Berlin. more

Oeko-Institut’s General Assembly elects new Committee
 
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Socio-technical challenges for geological disposal of radioactive waste

One of the biggest challenges for implementing geological disposal lies in adapting the generic concept to the real world environment and in establishing and maintaining a long-term sustainable relationship between the waste management system and its natural and social environment. more

Socio-technical challenges for geological disposal of radioactive waste
 
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Sustainability indicators for bioenergy recognised internationally

After three years of intense international negotiations comprehensive sustainability indicators for bioenergy are now available for the first time on… more

Sustainability indicators for bioenergy recognised internationally