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How can our traffic change for the better? ifeu expertise at the Transport and Climate Change Week

The Transport and Climate Change Week brings together experts and decision-makers from all around the world to facilitate knowledge sharing and networking through peer-to-peer exchange and specialised workshops. ifeu scientist Marie Colson is one of the experts at the expert clinics on 23.6. and will participate in a workshop on the tool MobiliseYourCity. This session will introduce the MobiliseYourCity Emissions Calculator developed by ifeu.


Too often in combustion engine mode: plug-in hybrids put transport sector’s climate targets at risk

The boom in electric vehicles in Germany is currently driven substantially by the larger plug-in hybrids (PHEVs), with company cars accounting for more than three quarters of registrations. In the real world, these vehicles are driven much more frequently using their combustion engine and therefore emit far more CO2 than hitherto assumed in the calculations of German greenhouse gas emissions for 2030.



Europaflagge im Wind

Economic potential for efficient heating and cooling supply

The European Energy Efficiency Directive provides for a comprehensive assessment of the economic poten-tial for efficient heating and cooling supply (Article 14). For this purpose, ifeu prepares…

Evaluation of the funding of electric buses in public transport

Since March 2018, the BMU has been supporting transport companies in the purchase of e-buses in local public transport. An impact evaluation of the support programme is now being carried out as part…

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Localization of sites for the use of wastewater heat recovery from the effluent of wastewater treatment plants in Baden-Württemberg

The project investigates the technical and economic potentials of heat recovery from wastewater at wastewater treatment plants in Baden-Württemberg with the prospective aim of feeding the heat into…

ifeu update - der Podcast aus der Umweltforschung

ifeu update – the environmental research podcast

Scientists from ifeu talk to Marcus Franken, environmental engineer and editor at the communications agency Ahnen&Enkel, and his colleague Stella Schalamon about current research topics (in German only).



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