Dr. Wiebke Zimmer
Dr. Wiebke Zimmer
Dr. Wiebke Zimmer

Dr. Wiebke Zimmer

Deputy Head of Division
Resources & Transport

Special Expertise

Research priority: Sustainable mobility

  • Consultancy for politicians and companies on environment and transport
  • Assessment of alternative drives and fuels
  • Development of strategies for CO2 reduction in the transport sector
  • Scenario development and emissions computations

Key Projects

  • Sustainable mobility within the context of renewable energies to 2030 (RENEWBILITY)
  • Reducing the greenhouse gas emissions of stationary and mobile processes in logistics companies – the example of Deutsche Post World Net (StaMoLo)
  • Advice for the German Environment Ministry on the freight transport and logistics master plan

Professional Training and Career

  • Since 2005: Researcher at the oeko-Institut, Resources & Transport Division
  • 09/2001 to 12/2004: Researcher with the environment and transport department of the German Federal Environment Agency UBA
  • 2001: Doctorate at Berlin Free University, Physics Department
  • Undergraduate studies in chemistry at Berlin Free University, graduated with the title Diplomchemikerin (chemical engineer)

Language Skills

English, French