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Latest Press releases
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...
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...
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...
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...
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.
Increased bioenergy demand to put pressure on forests
A new study shows that increased demand for biomass for energy in Europe, through intensified use of existing forests, could lead to loss of biodiversity and high competition for wood between sectors, and proposes policies to help preserve biodiversity while also limiting greenhouse gas emissions.
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