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.
Wissen. Wandel. Berlin. Report 17
The state of Berlin and the federal government have set themselves ambitious goals for the expansion of photovoltaics (PV) by 2030. These goals can only be achieved if all market segments quickly start to grow and keep on growing, including the segment of PV plants on multi-story... Read more
Ecornet_Cover_Circular Cities in Europa_Report 16
For the study presented here on interesting examples and experiences of Circular Cities in Europe, the capitals Amsterdam, London and Copenhagen were selected. The city administrations and stakeholders there have many years of experience and knowledge about setting up structures... Read more
Ecornet Berlin Cover Schulsanierungen Report 15
The objective of this report is to provide an overview of the interlinkages between the renovation of school buildings and the climate and energy targets adopted for public buildings in Berlin. The report uses an analysis grid to systematically identify these interlinkages. The... Read more