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Latest Press releases


Series of events to mark the anniversary
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Knowledge for Change: Ten Years of Ecornet

The network of independent institutes for environmental and sustainability research marks its tenth anniversary. In 2011, eight non-profit scientific…

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Knowledge for Change: Ten Years of Ecornet
the organic milk scores in terms of its carbon footprint
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Organic pasture-based milk delivers environmental benefit

From an environmental perspective, milk that is produced on organic farms is better than conventionally produced milk. The extensive avoidance of…

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Organic pasture-based milk delivers environmental benefit
Two ways of closing loopholes
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More than cheating software: ANTICSS highlights all roads to circumvention of EU ecodesign and energy labelling

The regulatory requirements on the energy consumption and performance of electrical appliances can be circumvented by manipulating the laboratory…

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More than cheating software: ANTICSS highlights all roads to circumvention of EU ecodesign and energy labelling
Nuclear power: no classification as sustainable
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Nuclear energy - not a source of significant harm?

The Joint Research Centre (JRC) report, produced on behalf of the European Commission to assess whether nuclear energy can cause “significant harm” to…

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Nuclear energy - not a source of significant harm?
fStopImages/Malte Müller How can aviation contribute to climate action?
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Aviation and climate action – Facts, figures, information

The coronavirus pandemic has resulted in a massive and unprecedented downturn in the aviation sector. Until February 2020, however, there was only one…

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Aviation and climate action – Facts, figures, information
Eliminate climate-damaging subsidies, tighten CORSIA
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Air transport: Fewer privileges, more climate action

Germany should campaign for EU-wide taxation of aviation kerosene and increase the aviation tax so that it offsets the absence of VAT on international…

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Air transport: Fewer privileges, more climate action
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Background information

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Background information

Newsletter

Our EcoMail keeps you informed about current research activities, new publications, exciting reports from the…

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Infographics

Here you can find the latest infographics from our projects. All graphs and diagrams have a CC license and can…

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