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Welcome. This is where Oeko-Institut staff blog weekly on sustainability issues, current projects and personal views.

Sustainable clothing? It suits me! [eng]

Sustainable clothing? It suits me! [eng]

Neither eco nor fair: Matching the Fashion Week in Berlin, Alexa Hännicke and Dr Jenny Teufel reveal the consequences of "fast fashion". Weiterlesen →
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Repair or replace? [eng]

Repair or replace? [eng]

How can appliances be kept in service for as long as possible? When are they worth repairing – and when does it makes sense to buy a new and efficient appliance? The Oeko-Institut provides answers to these questions in a new background paper. Weiterlesen →
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„Customer Stratification and Different Concepts of Decentralization“ [eng]

„Customer Stratification and Different Concepts of Decentralization“ [eng]

A contribution by members of the Energy & Climate Department in the newly published anthology "Consumer, Prosumer, Prosumager". Weiterlesen →
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Governance in The Smart City: Sketches of A Research Programme in Legal Theory [eng]

Governance in The Smart City: Sketches of A Research Programme in Legal Theory [eng]

A contribution by Dr Peter Gailhofer in the newly published anthology "The Globalisation of Urban Governance". Weiterlesen →
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E-mobility: Resource needs for batteries and the challenges for Europe [eng]

E-mobility: Resource needs for batteries and the challenges for Europe [eng]

With a focus on lithium and cobalt for batteries, Dr Doris Schüler summarises the challenges currently facing the producing countries and looks at developments in Europe. Weiterlesen →
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