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Latest Press releases


Nuclear energy use worldwide still a risk
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Nuclear facilities in crisis areas: an underrated threat

To what extent are nuclear facilities at risk in crisis areas? Which factors are of relevance in this context? Are policy-makers, the media and... more

Nuclear facilities in crisis areas: an underrated threat
Energy efficiency is always worth pursuing
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Innovative and efficient – ProCold is awarding the most energy efficient professional and commercial refrigeration equipment in five categories

The winners were awarded on March 7th at the international EuroShop fair in Düsseldorf. An appliance in each of five categories was awarded “ProCold... more

Innovative and efficient – ProCold is awarding the most energy efficient professional and commercial refrigeration equipment in five categories
Closing down coal-fired power plants is key to climate change mitigation
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Strategies to accelerate Germany’s coal phase-out

By adopting the Paris Agreement, the international community pledged to limit global warming to well below two degrees Celsius. The Intergovernmental... more

Strategies to accelerate Germany’s coal phase-out
Designing the route to tomorrow’s sustainable raw material management
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Germany 2049: Transition to a sustainable use of raw materials. Goals and actions

Designing the route today to tomorrow’s sustainable raw material management – this is the Oeko-Institut’s ambition in presenting its raw material... more

Germany 2049: Transition to a sustainable use of raw materials. Goals and actions
Electric vehicles need substantial quantities of electricity throughout Europe
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Electric mobility: Opportunities for climate protection in Europe

Getting more electric vehicles on the roads in Europe can significantly reduce CO2 emissions and air pollutants within the European Union. If the... more

Electric mobility: Opportunities for climate protection in Europe
Mehr Betonrecycling statt Kiesabbau ist notwendig
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Oeko-Institut designs a roadmap for a sustainable use of raw materials

75 raw materials, 11 sustainability criteria, 4 areas of need and 2 scenarios – the transition to a sustainable use of raw materials makes a detailed analysis necessary. For a future raw materials policy that is sustainable, Oeko-Institut has defined material-specific targets and instruments for different groups of raw materials for the first time. more

Oeko-Institut designs a roadmap for a sustainable use of raw materials

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Background information

Here you will get background information on key research areas of Oeko-Institut. more

Background information

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

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