Projects

The Oeko-Institut’s researchers work on more than 350 national and international projects a year, focusing on Chemicals Management and Technology Assessment, Energy and Climate, Emission and Ambient Pollution Control, Radiation Protection, Agriculture and Biodiversity, Sustainable Consumption, Mobility, Resource Management and Industry, Nuclear Engineering and Facility Safety, and Law, Policy and Governance.

Annual review of Member States`greenhouse gas inventories under the Effort Sharing Decision 2018

Project manager: Anderson, G.
Start of project: 06 / 2018

Briefing for the ENVI delegation to the Global Climate Action Summit (GCAS), San Francisco, USA, 12-14 September 2018

Project manager: Healy, S.
Start of project: 06 / 2018

Public Participation in the Siting Procedure for a Final Repository: Challenges of a Cross-generational, Self-reflecting and Learning Procedure

Project manager: Brohmann, B. | Kallenbach-Herbert, B.
Start of project: 05 / 2018

The German Federal Office for the Safety of Nuclear Waste Management mandated a two-year research project in which the challenges of public participation in the siting procedure for a final repository for high-level radioactive waste...

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Review in the light of scientific and technical progress of exemptions 8(e), 8(f) (b), 8(g) and 14 and re-evaluation of entry 8 (j) of Annex II to Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV)

Project manager: Baron, Y.
Start of project: 04 / 2018

Support the Implementation of Article 6.2 of the Paris Agreement

Project manager: Cames, M.
Start of project: 03 / 2018

Recycling and disposal of waste of electrical and electronic equipment in an environmentally sound way, phase I

Project manager: Manhart, A.
Start of project: 03 / 2018

Support Project for the implementation of the Paris Agreement

Project manager: Harthan, R.
End of project: 04 / 2018

Conceps for sustainable solid waste management - supra-regional-World

Project manager: Manhart, A.
Start of project: 02 / 2018

Service contract for technical work to support the implementation of Regulation (EU) No. 517/2014, including preparations for a withdrawel of the United Kingdom from the EU

Project manager: Jörß, W.
Start of project: 02 / 2018

Preparing and supporting the German input to the Global Sustainable Development Report (GSDR)

Project manager: Wolff, F.
Start of project: 01 / 2018

In this project, the Oeko Institute along with adelphi will support the German contribution to the Global Sustainable Development Report (GSDR) 2019. Preliminary analyses will be conducted on behalf of the German Federal Environment...

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Strategies for ecologically-driven structural change towards a Green Economy

Project manager: Heyen, D.
Start of project: 01 / 2018

The fundamental goals of the project are:

1. The collection and application of criteria for the identification of business sectors / technologies in which fundamental structural change is inevitable given long-term environmental...

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Service contract to support the Evaluation of the 7th Environment Action Programme

Project manager: Wolff, F.
Start of project: 01 / 2018

The purpose of the study is to provide consultative input for the EC’s evaluation of the progress of the 7th EAP. The evaluation is requested of the EC in the 2013 Decision adopting the 7th EAP. The Seventh Environmental Action...

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Study on methods and considerations for the determination of greenhouse gas emission reduction objectives for international shipping

Project manager: Cames, M.
Start of project: 01 / 2018

Briefing Key Issues at Stake at the 72nd Session of the IMO Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEWC 72)

Project manager: Cames, M.
Start of project: 01 / 2018

Despite efficiency improvements, CO2 emissions from international shipping are projected to be two to five times higher in 2050 than in 1990. At the Paris climate conference, countries agreed to limit climate change to well below...

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To publication "IMO’s challenges on the route to decarbonising international shipping Key Issues at Stake at the 72nd Session of the IMO Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC 72)"

e-Waste-Ghana; LOT 3: Enhancing capacities of informal sector stakeholders; incentive & payment system for e-waste recovery

Project manager: Manhart, A.
Start of project: 01 / 2018

Support to the Commission for the determination of the Carbon Leakage List post-2020 under the EU Emission Trading System

Project manager: Graichen, V.
Start of project: 12 / 2017

Study to support the review of the list of restricted substances and to assess a new exemption request under RoHS 2 (Pack 15)

Project manager: Baron, Y.
Start of project: 12 / 2017

Assistance to the Commission on the implementation of the revised waste legislation, assess,emt pf Waste Management Plans and monitoring of compliance with the Waste Framework Directive

Project manager: Mehlhart, G.
Start of project: 12 / 2017

Update report on renewable cooling

Project manager: Braungardt, S.
Start of project: 11 / 2017

This report collects background information on current and future cooling demand in the EU as well as renewable cooling technologies and discusses possible methodological approaches for calculating renewable cooling in the...

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To publication "Contribution of Renewable Cooling to the Renewable Energy Target of the EU"

Short Term Technical Expert Assignment (Fact Finding Mission) in the field of off-Grid rural electrification via solar home systems

Project manager: Manhart, A.
Start of project: 11 / 2017
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