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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Scientific support for the regional dialogue forum on Frankfurt Airport

Project manager: Barth, R.
End of project: 10 / 2008

The Regional Dialogue Forum was a multi-stakeholder forum installed by the State of Hesse to observe and analyse all major environmental, economic and social impacts of the enlargement of the Frankfurt Airport on the Rhein-Main Region.…

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Recovery Options for Plastic Parts from End-of-Life Vehicles: an Eco-Efficiency Assessment

Final Report

Project manager: Jenseit, W.
End of project: 05 / 2003

The new European End-of-Life-Vehicles (ELV) Directive 2000/53/EC defines specific recovery, reuse and recycling targets for cars. In an eco-efficiency study, the Öko-Institut in Darmstadt/Germany analysed and evaluated the recycling…

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To publication "Recovery Options for Plastic Parts from End-of-Life Vehicles: an Eco-Efficiency Assessment"

Green Goal - Environmental goals for the 2006 FIFA World Cup

Background paper on the concept phase (as at 31.03.2003)

Project manager: Hochfeld, C.
End of project: 03 / 2003

The hosting of the 2006 FIFA World Cup offers Germany a great opportunity to present itself as hospitable, keen on sports and also conscious of its responsibility towards the natural environment. The Organizing Committee (OC) of the…

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To publication "Green Goal - Environmental goals for the 2006 FIFA World Cup"

Innovative approaches to the creation of jobs in environmental protection

Summary of the research project No 201 14 111 of the UFOPLAN 2001

Project manager: Cames, M.
End of project: 06 / 2003

The situation on the German employment market is still tense. The employment effects of environmental protection are therefore – as in the past – much discussed among researchers and politicians. The study identifies innovative…

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To publication "Innovative approaches to the creation of jobs in environmental protection"

Access to Justice in Environmental Matters - ENV.A.3/ETU/2002/0030

Final Report, Country Reports and Case Studies

Project manager: Dross, M.
End of project: 07 / 2003

The main objectives of this study were to identify any general conclusions to be drawn as to the relevance and the consequences of access to justice for environmental NGOs as a general trend in these EU member states and to present…

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To publication "Access to Justice in Environmental Matters - ENV.A.3/ETU/2002/0030"

Tellus - Final Evaluation Report Berlin

Project manager: Schmied, M.
End of project: 03 / 2006

Ecological evaluation of the Transport & Environment Alliance for Urban Sustainability (TELLUS) project (EU project within the framework of CIVITAS: City – Vitality – Sustainability). The goal is to increase sustainability and…

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Scientific research on transgenic fish with special focus on the biology of trout and salmon

Research Report 360 05 023 - UBA-Texte 64/02

Project manager: Teufel, J.
End of project: 12 / 2002

Mobility Styles in Leisure Time: Reducing the environmental impacts of leisure and tourism travel

Summary

Project manager: Götz, K.
End of project: 06 / 2002

The research project primarily aims to close the gaps in research concerning the empirical description of leisure traffic (journey purposes, mobility characteristics); secondly, it seeks to provide new insights into the social and…

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IMPEL Projekt:

Implementing Article 10 of the SEA Directive 2001/42/EC

Project manager: Barth, R.
End of project: 11 / 2002

According to Directive 2001/42/EC on the assessment of the effects of certain plans and programmes (SEA Directive) on the environment Member States are obliged to carry out an environmental assessment of certain plans and programmes,…

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Power Generation Market Concentration in Europe 1996-2000

An empirical Analysis

Project manager: Matthes, F.
End of project: 05 / 2002

The liberalisation of the European power market has significantly changed the framework of the electricity industry. The process of market opening and securing fair, transparent and sustainable third party access is still under way.…

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Green genetic engineering and organic Farming

Project manager: Barth, R.
End of project: 09 / 2002

All over the world organic agriculture is legally bound not to use genetically modified organisms (GMOs). In Europe neither regulation 2092/91 on organic agriculture nor the seed legislation contain provisions which enable to prescribe…

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European Topic Center on Air and Climate Change

Project manager: Herold, A.
End of project: 12 / 2006

Environment and Tourism

A basic scientific report for the German federal government

Project manager: Schmied, M.
End of project: 12 / 2001

The goal of this basic report is, proceeding from an analysis of the problem, to devise recommendations for action to make tourism more environmentally sound. More specifically, the aim is to identify the environmental effects of…

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Security of Supply - A challenge for Energy policy in Europe

Project manager: Matthes, F.
End of project: 10 / 2001

On November 29th, 2000, the European Commission adopted the Green Paper, Towards a European strategy for the security of energy supply, and called for a broad process of discussion. To structure the debate, the Commission presented a…

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A Comparison of Agri-Environmental Schemes in Great Britain and Germany

Implementation of EU-Regulation No. 2078/92

End of project: 01 / 2000

The theme of the study “A comparison of agri-environmental schemes in Great Britain and Germany – Implementation of Regulation 2078/92” has been developed out of the idea to work out the strategies of agri-environmental schemes in…

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Who owns biological diversity?

A Brief Description of the Debate over the Rights to Biological Diversity in the North-South Context

Project manager: Tappeser, B.
End of project: 07 / 2000

In 1992 at the environmental summit in Rio de Janeiro, the Convention on Biological Diversity was finally approved to work against the erosion of genetic diversity within species which accompanies the intensification of breeding and…

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Instruments and Options for Environmental Policy during the Accession Processof EU Associated Countries in the Area of Environment and Energy

Project manager: Cames, M.
End of project: 11 / 2000

With regard to the leading role of the EU in climate protection policies, it is important to consider the impact of the accession process on EU climate policy. This study includes the analysis of the most important issues related to…

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To publication "Instruments and Options for Environmental Policy during the Accession Processof EU Associated Countries in the Area of Environment and Energy"

Analysis of observed adverse effects from the release of genetically modified organisms

Project manager: Tappeser, B.
End of project: 01 / 2001

When it comes to identifying signs of (undesirable) environmental effects of transgenic organisms release experiments occupy a central role. This is why the gathering, communication, and discussion of release data relevant for the…

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To publication "Analysis of observed adverse effects from the release of genetically modified organisms"

Decomposition analysis of energy-related greenhouse gas emissions with a focus on the expansion of renewable energy

Project manager: Förster, H.
End of project: 09 / 2018

Advice to the landfill operator AVL concerning the dumping of clearance wastes from the decommissioning of the nuclear power plant Neckarwestheim

Project manager: Küppers, C.

About 3300 Mg of clearance waste from the decommissioning of the nuclear power plant Neckarwestheim I (GKN I) are to be disposed on a landfill operated by AVL in the district of Ludwigsburg. To ensure compliance with the regulatory…

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