Green Economy: Measuring sustainable welfare using System of Environmental and Economic Accounting (SEEA) data

The project contributes to measurement of progress towards Green Economy. Based on a synopsis of relevant measurement concepts it identifies deficits of available concepts and develops suggestions…

Laufzeit: 2011–2015

Potentials and risks of green future markets

Based on the GreenTech 3.0 atlas, developed by Roland Berger, and additional analysis in the project environmental and economic impacts of different technologies and market potentials have been…

Laufzeit: 2011–2015

Feasible Futures for the common good. Energy Transition Paths in a Period of Increasing Resource Scarcities

In diesem Projekt wurde der Frage nachgegangen, inwiefern der Ausbau erneuerbarer Energien zu neuen Importabhängigkeiten bei Metallrohstoffen (seltene Erden) führt. Viele EE-Technologien setzen…

Laufzeit: 2010–2013

Development and implementation of a model to be used for economic impact assessment of regulatory decisions taken by NERSA (National Energy Regulator of South Africa)

On behalf of the South African INFORUM partner Conningarth, GWS has worked on the development of an economic model for South Africa.

Laufzeit: 2010–2011

Energy scenarios for the German energy concept

Within this project conducted for the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology, the institutes Prognos, Basel, ewi, Cologne (Energiewirtschaftliches Institut an der Universität zu Köln)…

Laufzeit: 2010–2011

Technological, ecological, economic and strategic aspects of the national climate change initiative (NKI)

Measures for climate protection and efficiency increase do not only directly lead to reduced impacts on the environment and less energy imports but also have various direct and indirect economic…

Laufzeit: 2009–2011

Entwicklung und Bereitstellung des Anwendermodells PANTA RHEI zur Abschätzung der Wirkungen umweltpolitischer Maßnahmen und Instrumente

The aim of the project was to further develop an existing econometric modeling tool to carry out scenario analyses. For this purpose, the macro-econometric model PANTA RHEI has been updated and…

Laufzeit: 2009–2011

Consumers and measures to reduce energy consumption

The results of the project KONSENS shows the energy and CO2 reduction potential that can be reached by consumer-oriented policy measures, but also looks at their effectiveness and social…

Laufzeit: 2009–2011

The climate balance of the foreign trade of Austria

Development of a databank of the CO2-emissions that are included in the Austrian im- and exports (so-called “CO2-rucksacks”). By using the GWS model GRAM (Global Resource Accounting Model) as a…

Laufzeit: 2008–2009

Short and long term labour market effects of an increase of renewable energy

The impacts on employment of an increased use of renewable energy have been assessed in the short and long run. Special focus was set on gross employment in the sectors production of plants for…

Laufzeit: 2008–2011

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