Climate action plans

ífeu has been involved with municipal climate protection since the late 1980s. Our expertise is in the development of Sustainable Energy and Climate Action Plans for municipalities and regions, energy management in public buildings, primary energy-saving energy services, and carbon footprints.

In addition, ifeu focuses on sustainable urban development in emerging and developing countries and has been implementing ground-breaking projects for many years that provide incentives for further development.


Sustainable urban development in emerging and developing countries:

Bernd Franke

State examination Biology and Geography
+49 (0)6221 4767 23


Concepts for Climate Protection (local and regional)

ifeu has developed climate concepts for cities and communities since the late 1980’s. The proposed recommendations are based on detailed analysis and scenarios which are developed through an…

Evaluation of the project MehrWert NRW

The project shows the benefits and trends of climate-friendly lifestyles. Households in North Rhine-Westphalia are supported and motivated to make a contribution to climate protection in the areas of…

Evaluation of the Swabian Alb Biosphere Reserve as an energy-efficiency region

In the context of the project “Swabian Alb Biosphere Reserve as an energy-efficiency region” carried out by BUND Baden-Württemberg State Association, the idea was to promote energy saving measures and…

Climate Protection Guideline

The guide published in 1997 was thoroughly revised in terms of content and structure as a result of the brisk demand from municipalities throughout the Federal Republic of Germany. It thereby was…

The Personal CO2 Footprint

ifeu worked together with avantTime GmbH to create Germany's first municipal tool to calculate a personal CO2 footprint.