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ifeu publishes results from PeerSharing project

To address the ecology of sharing and evaluate of the environmental impacts of peer-to-peer Sharing ifeu has recently published a report under the German title "Ökologie des Teilens - Bilanzierung der Umweltwirkungen des Peer-to-Peer- Sharing" as part of the "PeerSharing" project.

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Kick-off EU Project NanoTextSurf

The innovative project focuses on manufacturing technologies of surfaces with nano-scaled cellulosic materials. The goal is to upgrade and optimize existing products with novel nanotextured surfaces.

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eForFuel: Fuels from CO2 and Electricity

Greenhouse gases (especially CO2) emitted from the burning of fossil fuels are significant drivers of climate change and a global threat to society and the environment. ifeu is taking part in eForFuel, an EU-funded research and innovation action that seeks to provide a sustainable replacement of fossil fuels. Learn more about project start!

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MAGIC: User Needs Survey for a Decision Support System

A Decision Support System (DSS) is being implemented as part of the MAGIC project, which aims at the sustainable development of resource-efficient and economically profitable industrial crops grown on marginal lands. This will help various stakeholders access, visualize and understand marginal land information for Europe. Join the survey!

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SEEMLA: New publications and announcement of 2nd International Symposium

On the occasion of the 26th European Biomass Conference & Exhibition in Copenhagen on 15 May 2018, the 2nd International SEEMLA Symposium will be held. Ifeu will present interim results. Articles on marginal lands and the GIS tool were published in the “BE sustainable” magazine and the “Biobased Future” newsletter.

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Biofuels: EU project BioMates picks up the pace

First results are available: The international research team is moving closer to its goal of production of fuels using lignocellulosic biomass on a demonstration scale in the future. ifeu leads the integrated sustainability assessment accompanying the project. Within its framework, it conducts, among other things, a comprehensive screening life cycle assessment.

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