power / 23.01.2018

The current pace of the energy transition means that it will be 2150 before we are able to achieve our goals. This was the finding of a study at HTW Berlin University of Applied Sciences. The Head of the German Energy Agency confirms this assessment. “From now on, CO2 emissions must be reduced at twice the rate as they have been on average since 1990”, says Andreas Kuhlmann about the exploratory findings related to the climate targets negotiated by the Grand Coalition, whitewashing the exploratory findings. How is that...

Circular Economy, highlights / 23.01.2018

Fundamental questions regarding sustainable production within the industrial society remain unanswered. Climate change, the necessary protection of natural resources and the sustainability objectives of the United Nations are just some of the key concepts of this topic. The issue of energy transition and the necessary CO2 saving resulting from it are considered to be socially understood and strategies for energy transition are being implemented. Nonetheless, the raw material transition is not an issue that is socially understood or discussed, either in terms of its scope or its significance....

general / 23.01.2018

Dear Readers, This is where I will post about issues that are of concern to me in the future. These include the circular economy, eco-design, Cradle to Cradle and many others. You will always be able to deduce my political, green background, as I continue to observe and support the development of a sustainable economy and I allow myself the liberty of placing these issues within a political context. My first blog post on the topic of “Upgrading waste electrical and electronic equipment”, which also happens to be the...