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Latest Press releases


climate check for mobile working
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Working from home helps to protect the climate

An increase in working from home (WFH) has the potential to save up to 3.7 million tonnes of climate-damaging greenhouse gas emissions per year in…

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Working from home helps to protect the climate
Advance climate protection, accelerate coal phase-out
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The scientific basis for an accelerated coal phase-out

In order to meet Germany’s climate targets, lignite should ideally be phased out by 2030, as stated by the new Federal Government in its coalition…

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The scientific basis for an accelerated coal phase-out
Supporting climate protection in the transport sector
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Reshaping mobility for the future

How can a reform of taxes and surcharges guide the transport sector towards a sustainable future? Higher CO2 prices in combination with the abolition…

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Reshaping mobility for the future
Including environmental aspects in the regulation of AI
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The power of data for environmental policy

The foundations of the emerging data economy that are currently being laid must be aligned with environmental and climate protection goals. Yet…

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The power of data for environmental policy
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
Men between 40 and 60 with high incomes often drive company cars
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Company cars: tax benefits cause multi-billion-euro social and environmental misalignment

The taxation of company cars is increasingly causing a social and environmental misalignment in German transport policy, according to a study by think…

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Company cars: tax benefits cause multi-billion-euro social and environmental misalignment
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