Research & Consultancy
The Oeko-Institut conducts research on a broad range of topics. Our work aims to produce robust scientific analyses and findings and to develop methodologies and practical solutions. We advise our clients on constructive development pathways towards a sustainable future, always aiming to put science into practice. We mediate between divergent positions and offer decision-making tools to facilitate the transition to a sustainable lifestyle.
Chemicals Management and Technology Assessment
Opportunity and risk assessment for dealing with the EU REACH Regulation on Chemicals, nanotechnology and other technologies.
Energy and Climate
Solutions for a sustainable, climate-friendly energy supply which does without nuclear power.
Emission and Ambient Pollution Control, Radiation Protection
Analysis of the impacts of airborne pollutants and radiation on mankind and the environment.
Concepts and recommendations for action regarding consumption geared to resource conservation and environmental protection.
Strategy development for climate-friendly transport, alternative drive systems and logistics.
Sustainable Resource Management
International concepts for environmentally-friendly resource production and recycling strategies.
Consultancy and organisational development relating to questions of sustainability in management, production, technology development and communication.
Nuclear Engineering and Facility Safety
Safety assessments of nuclear facilities including radioactive waste management.
Law, Policy and Governance
Suggestions for sustainable environmental policy regulations and the reconciling of disparate stakeholder interests.
Sport and culture
Strategies and providing expert advice for hosting environmentally-friendly sporting and cultural events.