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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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Expert services in the context of the participation of German communities in the Swiss site selection process

Project manager: Pistner, C. | Kallenbach-Herbert, B.
End of project: 09 / 2018

In June 2006 the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB) established the `Expertgroup Swiss Deep Geological Repository` (ESchT). This expertgroup is assigned to answer questions of…

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Expert support to the BMUB in the context of the National Waste Management Programme

Project manager: Kallenbach-Herbert, B.
End of project: 08 / 2017

According to the Council Directive 2011/70/Euratom the member states are obliged to develop a National Waste Management Programme, that sets out the policy and measures for the safe management of spent fuel and radioactive waste. The…

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Contribution to the project 3614R03327 `Implementation of international regulatory rules in the regulatory framework in Germany for nuclear supply and waste management facilities` for work in 2014 to 2017

Project manager: Neles, J.
End of project: 08 / 2017

The Western European Nuclear Regulator Association (WENRA), an organisation of European regulating agencies, strives to harmonise the regulatory framework. Germany has committed themselve to improve and implement the regulatory…

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Opinion on conceptual issues of clearance for disposal at a landfill in decommissioning and dismantling of the Obrigheim nuclear power plant (KWO)

Project manager: Küppers, C.
End of project: 06 / 2016

The Oeko-Institut was commissioned by the operator of the landfill Buchen-Sansenhecken with work related to the clearance of waste from the Obrigheim nuclear power plant for landfill on that site. The underlying concept, the specific…

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General preliminary examination of the environmental impact of the interim storage SAL-P for nuclear waste at the Philippsburg site

Project manager: Küppers, C.
End of project: 12 / 2014

For the storage of radioactive waste arising from the dismantling of the nuclear power plant units in Philippsburg the construction and operation of a new interim storage facility at the site has been requested. The Oeko-Institut was…

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General preliminary examination of the environmental impact of the center for treatment of radioactive materials RBZ-P at the Philippsburg site

General preliminary examination of the environmental impact of the center for treatment of radioactive materials RBZ-P at the Philippsburg site

Project manager: Küppers, C.
End of project: 12 / 2014

For the treatment of radioactive residuals arising from the dismantling of the nuclear power plant units in Philippsburg the construction and operation of a new treatment center RBZ-P at the site has been requested. The Oeko-Institut…

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General preliminary examination of the environmental impact of the interim storage SAL-N for nuclear waste at the Neckarwestheim site

Project manager: Küppers, C.
End of project: 12 / 2014

For the storage of radioactive waste arising from the dismantling of the nuclear power plant units in Neckarwestheim the construction and operation of a new interim storage facility at the site has been requested. The Öko-Institut was…

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General preliminary examination of the environmental impact of the center for treatment of radioactive materials RBZ-N at the Neckarwestheim site

Project manager: Küppers, C.
End of project: 12 / 2014

For the treatment of radioactive residuals arising from the dismantling of the nuclear power plant units in Neckarwestheim the construction and operation of a new treatment center RBZ-N at the site has been requested. The Oeko-Institut…

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Opinion on risks associated with handling radioactive materials by companies in Braunschweig-Thune

Project manager: Küppers, C.
End of project: 08 / 2014

In Braunschweig-Thune there are companies that handle radioactive materials. Due to their proximity to residential areas, the Öko-Institut has been commissioned by the City of Braunschweig, to answer certain questions which are related…

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Expert opinion in the EIA process for the first approval for decommissioning and dismantling of the nuclear power plant Isar 1 (KKI 1)

Project manager: Küppers, C.
End of project: 05 / 2014

In the context of Austria`s participation in the EIA process for the first approval for decommissioning and dismantling of the nuclear power plant Isar 1 (KKI 1) an expert opinion was created for the Federal Environment Agency in…

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Round Table "Improvement of Groundwater Situation in the Region `Hessisches Ried` "- scientific consultancy services, Federal State of Hessen, Germany

Project manager: Alt, S.
End of project: 12 / 2014

Safety of Fusion Power Plants

End of project: 11 / 2013

A review study of existing literature is performed, to identify the spectrum of possible incidents and accidents for selected future fusion power reactor concepts. For these incidents and accidents, the means to avert, prevent or…

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Investigation on Risks of Ageing Nuclear Reactors

Project manager: Kurth, S.
End of project: 03 / 2014

European nuclear power plants could be operated for longer in future than originally planned. Most of the plants will reach their originally planned lifetime of 30 or 40 years throughout the next years, some of them are already older…

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Teaching material for middle and high schools: Management of radioactive waste

Project manager: Neles, J.
End of project: 03 / 2014

2013 the disposal facility siting process started again with the German siting act. Because of the siting process will need a long time also the following generation(s) will be concerned. Therefore Oeko-Institute e. V. and UfU e.V:…

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Implementation of international regulation into the German regulatory framework for nuclear supply and waste management facilities

Project manager: Schmidt, G.
End of project: 07 / 2014

The German regulatory framework for nuclear supply and waste management facilities is currently upgraded to be compatible with international requirements of WENRA and IAEA. On one side, Oeko Institute supports the Federal Ministry for…

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Investigation of possible consequences of a nuclear power plant accident in Switzerland on the drinking water supply

Project manager: Küppers, C.
End of project: 04 / 2014

Effects of accidental releases of radioactive materials from the Swiss nuclear power plants (NPPs) Beznau, Leibstadt and Gösgen to surface water and the drinking water supply in Switzerland were investigated. The releases were…

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Survey of LANUV report: radioactivity from the mining areas in NRW

Project manager: Küppers, C.
End of project: 07 / 2013

The Agency for Nature, Environment and Consumer Protection of NRW (LANUV) has evaluated past and own new studies on radon and its radioactive decay products in the context of the lignite mines in North Rhine-Westphalia and prepared a…

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Nuclear Decommissioning: management of costs and risks

Project manager: Schmidt, G.
End of project: 10 / 2013

Survey of the Environmental Impact Assessment in the approval process for decommissioning and dismantling of components of the nuclear power plant KKP1 in accordance with Section 7 (3) of the Atomic Law

Project manager: Küppers, C.
End of project: 12 / 2014

In this project, Öko-Institut works as an evaluator in an environmental impact assessment of the dismantling of the Nuclear Power Plant Philippsburg 1. Also responsible for evaluation of safety, TÜV Süd is the leader of the project.…

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Contributions to the German Obligations regarding the “Joint Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and on the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management”

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

Since the preparation of Germany’s first national report, Öko-Institute substantially contributes to the German Obligations regarding the “Joint Convention”. Members of the Öko-Institute regularly participate in the respective working…

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