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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Impact of COVID-19 on single-use plastics and the environment in Europe

Project manager: Graulich, K.
End of project: 02 / 2021

The objective of this project is to assess the impact on the consumption, production and environmental challenges of single-use plastics in Europe due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The focus is on single-use face masks, gloves and plastic…

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Using emerging data streams for monitoring the uptake of Circular Economy in Europe

Project manager: Graulich, K.
Start of project: 09 / 2020

Measuring and monitoring the achievement of Circular Economy goals requires a continuous and systematic collection of data on how far a state, a region, a municipality, an economic sector, specific companies or organisations are on the…

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Emerging waste streams – Challenges and opportunities

Project manager: Graulich, K.
End of project: 02 / 2021

The energy transition is geared to help achieve the climate mitigation ambitions of the EU but should also be in line  with other environmental objectives of the European Green Deal. In this context, establishing models that ensure…

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To publication "Emerging waste streams – Challenges and opportunities"

Preparatory study for the Ecodesign Working Plan 2020-2024

Project manager: Graulich, K.
Start of project: 05 / 2020

The preparatory study launched by the European Commission will inform and assist the Commission in preparing the Ecodesign and Energy Labelling Working Plan 2020-2024 as part of the implementation of the Ecodesign Directive 2009/125/EC…

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Technical support to develop EU GPP Criteria for Smartphones

Project manager: Graulich, K.
Start of project: 09 / 2019

Technical support for the revision of EU Ecolabel criteria for computers

Project manager: Graulich, K.
Start of project: 03 / 2019

The project's objective is to support JRC Seville in revising the existing EU GPP criteria. The priority in this revision process should be to first analyse which of the existing criteria and the supporting technical evidence are still…

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Double dividend through electricity savings and reinvestment in renewable energies

Project manager: Graulich, K.
Start of project: 01 / 2019

In order to advance the energy turnaround, Elektrizitätswerke Schönau (EWS) is planning and testing a new business model in cooperation with Oeko-Institut and Büro oe-quadrat within the context of this project sponsored by the Federal…

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Development of criteria and manufacturers’ recommendations for a support programme on photovoltaik battery storage systems launched by EWS (Elektrizitätswerke Schönau).

Project manager: Graulich, K.
End of project: 11 / 2017

In view of a new financial support program for photovoltaic-battery saving, Elektrizitätswerke Schönau would like to focus on storage systems and manufacturers that positively distinguish themselves with regard to environmental…

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To publication "Entwicklung von Kriterien und Herstellerempfehlungen für ein Förderprogramm der EWS zu Photovoltaik-Batteriespeichern"

Support in the preparatory work for ecodesign and energy labelling measures including tyres labelling and Energy Star labelling programme from: Lot 1: Consumer NGOs: stakeholder representation

Project manager: Graulich, K.
Start of project: 01 / 2017

The overall goal of this project is to ensure that the views of the European consumer organisations are represented and taken into account by decision-makers at EU level within the decision-making process for regulations in the context…

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Consumer survey – Utilization of programs on the occasion of new policy options to improve the eco-design and energy labelling of washing machines

Project manager: Graulich, K.
End of project: 04 / 2017

The project aims at exploring to what extent an economical consumer behaviour in terms of programme selection and load volume can be triggered by means of ecodesign or energy labelling.

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Scientific monitoring of the implementation of the ecodesign directive and the energy labelling directive - 3rd work programme

Project manager: Graulich, K.
End of project: 07 / 2019

Ziel des Projekts ist es, BMUB und UBA bei ihren Arbeiten zur Umsetzung der Ökodesign- und EVK-Richtlinie wissenschaftlich fundiert zu unterstützen. Konkret erfolgt dies über wissenschaftliche (Zu-)Arbeiten in den folgenden Bereichen:

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Technical support for the revision of ecodesign and energy/resource label implementing measures for the product group: Household dishwashers (Lot 1)

Project manager: Graulich, K.
End of project: 11 / 2016

Support of the European Commission with regard to the revision of the Ecodesign and Energy label regulations for household dishwashers. In this context, information regarding existing standards and legislation, market data, consumer…

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Expert advice related to the project "Quality check of sustainability standards" - product group IT

Project manager: Graulich, K.
End of project: 02 / 2015

The aim of the project directed by GIZ is to provide access for consumers, public authorities, businesses and civil society to an internationally agreed methodology for measuring and evaluating the performance and credibility of…

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Technical Support for the revision of ecolabel and green public procurement GPP Criteria Lot 4

Project manager: Graulich, K.
End of project: 05 / 2014

The project`s objective is to support JRC IPTS in revising the existing Ecolabel and GPP criteria of televisions.

The priority in this revision process is to first analyse which of the existing criteria and the supporting evidence are…

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Technical Support for the revision of ecolabel and green public procurement GPP Criteria Lot 1

Project manager: Graulich, K.
End of project: 05 / 2014

The project`s objective is to support JRC IPTS in revising the existing Ecolabel and GPP criteria of personal computers and notebook computers.

The priority in this revision process is to first analyse which of the existing criteria…

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Study on the practical application of the new framework methodology for measuring the environmental impact of ICT - cost/benefit analysis / SMART 2012/0064

Project manager: Graulich, K.
End of project: 07 / 2013

The objective of this study is to support the Commission in identifying the most promising options for integrating the methodologies that are applied for measuring greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and energy footprint of Information and…

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Technical assistance to the stakeholder representation of consumer organisations in preparatory work for implementing measures – Lot C

Project manager: Graulich, K.
End of project: 09 / 2013

The overall goal of this project is to ensure that the views of the European consumer organisations are well represented in the preparatory process leading to implementing measures under the ecodesign directive, both in the study phase…

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Work on preparatory studies for eco-design requirements of EuP(s). Lot 24 – Professional washing machines, dryers and dishwashers

Project manager: Graulich, K.
End of project: 06 / 2011

Preparatory Studies for Eco-design Requirements of Energy using Products (EuP) (I)

Project manager: Graulich, K.
End of project: 12 / 2007

A preparatory study identifying and recommending ways to improve at the design phase the environmental performance of energy using products throughout their lifecycle. The study will identify namely: market characteristics for the…

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