The Ecornet Berlin research partnership

Ecornet Berlin is a research partnership comprised of five Berlin institutes working in transdisciplinary sustainability research. The network, which is unique in this form, provides impetus for Berlin’s transformation into a metropolis that is socially and environmentally sustainable. The institutes pool their research expertise with the aim of enhancing Berlin’s role as a pioneer in the development of innovative approaches for a liveable, solidary, “resource-light” and climate-neutral urban society.
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Wissen. Wandel. Berlin. Report 10
15.09.2021
Innovation towards circular construction in Berlin is characterised by a variety of different actors who are pursuing projects, business models and practices that can be used to strengthen the circular economy, resource conservation and cli-mate protection along the life cycle of... Read more
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Wissen. Wandel. Berlin. Report 9
15.09.2021
In order to achieve climate policy goals in the building sector, not only a transition of heating systems to renewable energies but also comprehensive energy refurbishments to reduce the heating demand are necessary. This involves a high investment requirement, which must... Read more
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Bericht: Produkte länger nutzen: Mit zirkulären Ansätzen die Umwelt entlasten
17.08.2021
This study is part of the project "Circular City Berlin - Pathways from Potential to Implementation", which investigates the potential of a circular economy in Berlin and its social and environmental impacts in three sectors: textiles, construction, and information and... Read more