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Latest Press releases


Welcome Jan Peter Schemmel
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Oeko-Institut: Jan Peter Schemmel is the Institute’s new Chief Executive Officer

On 1 October 2019 Jan Peter Schemmel became the Oeko-Institut’s new Chief Executive Officer, based at its Berlin office. A political scientist, he was... more

Oeko-Institut: Jan Peter Schemmel is the Institute’s new Chief Executive Officer
Allowing long-term repairs
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IFA Berlin: 8 recommendations for electronic products with long lifespans

Using products for longer reduces pressure on the environment and the climate. In collaboration with the Centre for Consumer Research and Sustainable... more

IFA Berlin: 8 recommendations for electronic products with long lifespans
CO2 price for transport and building sector
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Getting climate protection on track: How socially balanced CO2 pricing works

A joint study by Agora Verkehrswende, Agora Energiewende, the Oeko-Institut and the Freie Universität Berlin shows how a CO2 price of 50 euros per ton... more

Getting climate protection on track: How socially balanced CO2 pricing works
Goodbye to Michael Sailer
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Oeko-Institut: CEO Michael Sailer retires

Our Chief Executive Officer Michael Sailer retires on 1 August 2019 after 39 years at the Oeko-Institut. During these four decades, he made a major... more

Oeko-Institut: CEO Michael Sailer retires
Necessary criteria for the sustainable production of PtX
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PtX needs sustainability rules: additional renewable power is key to protecting the climate

Fuels produced from electricity – known as power-to-X (PtX) – are not necessarily sustainable or climate-friendly. They have a positive climate... more

PtX needs sustainability rules: additional renewable power is key to protecting the climate
A secure raw materials supply for German cell manufacturing
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Lithium-ion batteries: Global resource demand and recycling potential until 2050

In 2050, 80 per cent of all newly registered passenger cars on the road worldwide could be powered by alternative drivetrains, with the figure even... more

Lithium-ion batteries: Global resource demand and recycling potential until 2050
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Archive press releases

The Oeko-Institut regularly informs the media about the findings and results of its research. more

Archive press releases
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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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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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Infographics
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Images

Here you can find images of the Executive Board and our offices. To download a printable version of an image, please click on the relevant thumbnail image. more

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