Completed Research Projects

  • Optimizing Pathways and Market Systems for Enhanced Competitiveness of Sustainable Bio-Energy (BIOTEAM) (2013 - 2016)

  • Funding: Co-funded by the Intelligent Energy Europe Programme of the European Union
    Coordination: JIN - Joint Implementation Network

  • NEDS - Sustainable Energy Supply of Lower Saxony (2015 - 2019)

  • Funding: Volkswagen Foundation, Ministry of Science and Culture of Lower Saxony
    (funding program "Science for Sustainable Development")
    Coordination:
    Prof. Dr. Lutz Hofmann, University of Hannover

  • Study to the corporate CO2e-Footprint of Stadtwerke Göttingen AG (2016)

  • Funding: Stadtwerke Göttingen AG
    Coordination: Prof. Dr. Jutta Geldermann

  • e-Home Energieprojekt 2020 (01/2010 - 06/2016)

  • Funding: E.ON Avacon and Energieforschungszentrum Niedersachsen (EFZN)
    Coordination: Prof. Dr. Jutta Geldermann
  • Corporate Carbon Footprint assessment of the General Logistics Systems (GLS) Group (01/2015 - 09/2015)

  • Project partner: General Logistics Systems (GLS) Group
    Coordination: Prof. Dr. Jutta Geldermann
    Project duration: 21.01.2015- 30.09.2015


  • Study to the corporate CO2e-Footprint of Stadtwerke Göttingen AG ofthe year 2014 (08/2015)

  • Funding: Stadtwerke Göttingen AG
    Coordination: Prof. Dr. Jutta Geldermann

  • Life Cycle Assessment of Biogas Plants - Biodiversity and Landscape (09/2012 - 03/2015)
  • Funding: Lower Saxonian Ministry of Food, Agriculture, Consumer Protection and Rural Development
    Coordination: Prof. Dr. Christina von Haaren, Prof. Dr. Michael Rode (University Hanover)

  • Follow-up study to the corporate CO2e-Footprint of Stadtwerke Göttingen AG (05/2014-08/2014)

  • Funding: Stadtwerke Göttingen AG

  • Ecological Assessment of Biogas Plants within the DELaND-Project (09/2013 - 03/2014)
  • Funding: Chamber of Agriculture Lower Saxony
    Project homepage

  • Optimization and its Applications in Learning and Industry (OPTALI) (2010-2014)

  • Funding: EU, International Research Staff Exchange Scheme (IRSES)
    Coordination: Prof. Dr. Anita Schöbel, Institute for Numerical and Applied Mathematics - Research Group Optimization
    Project partners: Technical University of Kaiserslautern, Technical University of Denmark, University of Auckland (NZ), University of Canterbury (NZ)

  • Product Carbon Footprint Analysis for drinking water supply using the GROHE BLUE kitchen tap in a working environment (2013)

  • Project partner: GROHE AG (Düsseldorf)

  • Corporate CO2e-Footprint of Stadtwerke Göttingen AG (04/2013-11/2013)

  • Funding: Stadtwerke Göttingen AG

  • Socio-Economic Analysis (SEA) for the Registration and Restriction according to REACH: Assessment of the Abatement Costs of Chemicals ex ante und ex post (2011-2013)

  • Funding: Federal Environmental Agency (Umweltbundesamt UBA Berlin/Dessau)
    Coordination: BiPRO GmbH (München)
    Project Partner: Oeko-Institut e.V.

  • PhD Study Programe „Biodiversity and Society“ (2010-2013)

  • Funding: Ministry of Science and Culture of Lower Saxony; Volkswagen Stiftung

  • Life-Cycle Assessment of Biogas Plants in Consideration of the Regional Context in Lower Saxony (Germany) (2010-2011)

  • Funding: Lower Saxonian Ministry of Food, Agriculture, Consumer Protection and Rural Development, Hannover
    Project Partner: 3N Kompetenzzentrum Niedersachsen Netzwerk Nachwachsende Rohstoffe e.V.

  • International Collaboration in Research and Teaching between the University of Göttingen and the University of Concepción (Chile): Sustainable Use of Energy-Generated Biomass between the Contradictory Contexts of Climate, Landscape and Society (2009-2011)

  • Funding: Federal Ministry of Education and Research

  • Leasing of Chemicals as a Model for Sustainable Development with Test Procedures and Quality Criteria on the Basis of Pilot Projects in Germany (2008-2010)

  • Funding: Federal Environmental Agency (Umweltbundesamt UBA Berlin/Dessau)
    Coordination: BiPRO GmbH (Munich)

  • Costs and Potentials of Greenhouse Gas Abatement in Lower Saxony (2009-2010)

  • Funding: Ministry for Environment and Climate Protection and Ministry of Science and Culture, Lower Saxony
    Coordination: Energy Research Centre of Lower Saxony (EFZN)

  • Analysis of Life Cycle Costing Business Models (2009-2010)

  • Funding: Industry project

  • Feasibility study on scientific further education for specialists and executive staff in the region South Lower Saxony (2008)

  • Funding: European Union, European Regional Development Fund (ERDF)