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.

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Resource taxes and related instruments- an overview

Project manager: Hermann, A.
End of project: 12 / 2016

Developing international soil law: Institutional analysis and policy recommendations

Project manager: Wolff, F.
End of project: 12 / 2018

The pressure of use on soil resources is continuously increasing and the state of soil is declining worldwide. Soil-specific regulations or management approaches in international law have remained relatively scarce compared to other…

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Concepts for the enforcement of climate protection laws in the building sector including third parties

Project manager: Keimeyer, F.
Project staff:  Hesse, T.
End of project: 09 / 2019

The research project contributes to the most effective implementation of the German Energy Saving Ordinance and Renewable Energies Heat Act by the German federal states – especially in light of the planned merger of the existing…

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To publication "Concepts for the enforcement of climate protection laws in the building sector including third parties"

Environmental protection guards human rights! The global responsibility of German businesses

Project manager: Kampffmeyer, N.
End of project: 12 / 2017

In the context of a project funded from its own resources, Oeko-Institut investigates how German companies fulfil their obligations to protect human rights also in areas outside Germany. A particular focus will be on the nexus between…

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Business Consulting Strategy – The Role of the Oeko-Institute

Project manager: Scherf, C.
End of project: 12 / 2016

Instruments for environmentally sustainable regulation of subterranean resource extraction – INSTRO

Project manager: Keimeyer, F.
End of project: 11 / 2018

The project “Instruments for environmentally sustainable regulation of raw materials extraction – INSTRO” focused on German law and examined how mining projects and other subterranean uses can be carried out in a more environmentally…

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To publication "Recht der Rohstoffgewinnung – Reformbausteine für eine Stärkung des Umwelt- und Ressourcenschutzes im Berg-, Abgrabungs- und Raumordnungsrecht" To publication "Rohstoffbedarfsplanung – Konzeptionelle Eckpunkte eines Instruments zur ressourcen- und flächensparenden Rohstoffgewinnung"

Developing core elements of a concept of transformative environmental policy

Project manager: Wolff, F.
End of project: 03 / 2017

In the last decades, we have seen significant successes and developments in the field of environmental policy. Nevertheless, persistent environmental problems and the increasing use of natural resources indicate that this progress is…

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To publication "Transformative Umweltpolitik: Nachhaltige Entwicklung konsequent fördern und gestalten"

Climate Protection in Maritime Transportation

Project manager: Keimeyer, F.
End of project: 01 / 2018

The project addressed two tasks: A) Scientific support to the German Environment Ministry at IMO level in the MEPC Committee and the PPR Subcommittee on greenhouse gas reduction in international maritime transport. B) Scientific…

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Focal point global supply chains: sustainability challenges and mitigation strategies

Project manager: Kampffmeyer, N.
End of project: 12 / 2016

Many products and resources processed and consumed in Germany stem from a complex global supply chain. These supply chains, not least due to cost advantages, often originate in countries of the global south, where environmental and…

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To publication "Brennpunkt globale Lieferketten: Herausforderungen & Lösungsstrategien"

Evaluation of the 2nd Aircraft Noise Protection Regulation (2. FlugLSV)

Project manager: Schütte, S.
End of project: 11 / 2015

The study focuses on the regulation as well as on the effectiveness and compliance of the 2. FlugLSV. Beginning with a review of the existing requirements, in further steps the application of the regulation in practice will be assessed…

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To publication "Evaluation der 2. Fluglärmschutzverordnung (2015) "

Scientific consultation and expert support for the “Airport and Region Forum” (FFR) at Frankfurt Airport

Project manager: Brunn, C.
End of project: 09 / 2018

In the course of the decision to expand Frankfurt Airport a permanent forum for dialogue „Forum Airport and Region“ (FFR) was also established. This forum allows for dialogue between representatives of the aviation industry, community…

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Transition to a Green Economy: Necessary structural changes for and enablers of a viable implementation in Germany

Project manager: Wolff, F.
End of project: 07 / 2017

The project analyses the necessary structural changes for and the enablers of a viable transition towards a Green Economy in Germany. Firstly, a review is conducted on national and international Green Economy strategies and measures,…

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Environmental Partnership Project - Component 2 - CCICED "International Dialogue on Environmental Policy"

Project manager: Schütte, S.
End of project: 10 / 2014

Ensuring proper risk assessment of nanomaterials to establish a precaution-based regulatory framework for their production and use

Project manager: Hermann, A.
End of project: 12 / 2014

A transition policy for forests in Germany

Project manager: Hermann, A.
End of project: 12 / 2015

Global Value: Assessing the Impacts of Multinational Corporations on Global Development and Value Creation

Project manager: Brunn, C.
End of project: 12 / 2016

GLOBAL VALUE is one of the largest EU-funded research projects to date addressing the measurement and management of business impacts on global sustainable development. It aims to create a framework and toolkit that multinational…

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Legal framework for climate protection investments

Project manager: Hermann, A.
End of project: 03 / 2016

The project examined whether commercial and corporate law, capital market and investment law as well as accounting and tax law contain legal obstacles and neglect incentives which prevent investors and investees from investing in…

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To publication "Rahmen für Klimaschutzinvestitionen – Hemmnisse und Maßnahmen"

Experience in using standards in public procurement in six countries

Project manager: Hermann, A.
End of project: 12 / 2014

The aim of the project is to conduct a comparative analysis of six countries’ regulations and experience in using standards in public procurement. The six countries to be assessed are: United Kingdom, Netherlands, Austria,…

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Enhancement of the REACH requirements for (imported) articles- Options for improvement of the chemicals regulation

Project manager: Hermann, A.
End of project: 10 / 2014

The study investigates how modifications of the REACH and CLP Regulations can contribute to a better protection of human health and the environment against impacts caused by substances of very high concern (SVHC) in articles.

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To publication "Stärkung der Regelungen für (Import-)Erzeugnisse in der Chemikalienverordnung REACH"

Study of Scoping of a Belgian national register for nanomaterials and products containing nanomaterials

Project manager: Hermann, A.
End of project: 06 / 2013
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