Online Platform „Sustainable Development"
The online platform „Sustainable Development" provides communication and information transmission in the context of Research and Technology Programs in the area of Renewable Energy and Environmental Technologies. It is a service from the Austrian Federal Ministry for Climate Action, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology (BMK).
In accordance with the principles of open access, all projects and project outcomes will be made available to the public. This will include the following Research and Technology Programs:
- Building of Tomorrow (1999 – 2013)
- Factory of Tomorrow (2000 – 2008)
- Energy Systems of Tomorrow (2003 – 2007)
The project categories in this programme section help you to find ongoing and completed projects. If you want to search for keywords, please use the full-text search.
Furthermore, the open access platform also provides the following:
- Information about current events
- Training material (in German)
- High quality photographic material and films (in German)
European Networking Group Workshop: Harmonization and Standardization of Electric Road Systems - Roadside Infrastructure
27. - 28. March 2023
University of Applied Sciences Erfurt, Altonaer Straße 25, 99086 Erfurt, DE
This Workshop aims to initiate harmonization processes for standards and regulations with context to roadside equipment for Electric Road Systems (ERS). A consensus between the different existing ERS technologies should be found and new ways to unearth compatible solutions implementing ERS in Europe should be started.
Making the Circular Economy Work
29. March 2023, 14:00-15:30
The speakers will go through various aspects of the circular economy, from bioenergy to industrial and urban symbioses, including local strategic planning. How can European cities and municipalities become circular? Should they develop a cross-sectoral circular economy strategy or focus on specific areas? What are the areas where the circular model can be applied?
Enhancing the circularity and recycling in the Construction sector
26. April 2023, 09:00-13:00
Bluepoint BD, Brussels (Belgium)
METABUILDING, an EU-funded H2020 project, has developed an innovation ecosystem that brings together stakeholders from construction and four emerging industrial sectors; recycling & circularity, additive manufacturing, nature-based solutions, and digital industry.
Strategies and examples for sustainable urban development
Renewable Heating and Cooling
Innovative technologies and concepts for sustainable heating and cooling
Energy R&D 2021: Public Expenditures in Austria
The public energy research expenditures amounted to 224.1 million euros in 2021, thanks to the economic stimulus plan. This is the highest value so far and an increase of 44.4%.