Topics in focus
The social side of the energy transition
The energy transition is an ambitious project for the whole of society. Its goal is to restructure the entire energy…
Raw materials are a finite resource – in Germany, Europe and globally. What’s more, how we extract resources and…
E-TRACK: Where does network electricity come from?
Öko-Institut, together with ten international energy institutions, has published recommendations for a European system of electricity disclosure. In the final report of the E-TRACK project, the institutions suggest ways to standardize tracking of where the power that is fed into Europe’s electricity networks comes from.
Values for business: Rhetoric or reality?
Nowadays, practically every major company seeks to project an environmentally and socially responsible image. But what of this is windowdressing and what is real change?
Guided tour of the Solar Ship
A look behind the scenes of the Öko-Institut