Environment and sustainable energy

The border region of the two provinces Burgenland and Lower Austria is characterized not only by an immense wind potential in continental terms, but also by a high density of...
The Danube section east of Vienna shows deficits in the fields of hydro-engineering, inland navigation and ecology calling for extensive action. The Integrated River Engineering...
In 2006 the Province of Burgenland decided to cover 100% of the electricity demand of the whole province from renewable resources by the year 2013. In order to achieve this...
Environment | 31.05.2012
INSPIRED Regions
INSPIRED Regions: Contribution of smart grid solutions to strengthening the economic development of rural areas The project INSPIRED Regions (INtegration of Smart Power grids to...
Environment | 19.12.2011
Infrastructure for renewable energies
According to the “European strategy for smart, sustainable and inclusive growth 2020” renewable energy activities have a large potential to contribute to economic development in...
Environment | 14.07.2010
Energy Aware Spatial Planning
The master thesis analyses interrelationships of different scales and measures of spatial planning and energy issues in detail in order to highlight important interdependencies as...
Environment | 23.06.2009
URBAN SMS – Soil Management Strategy
Within the URBAN SMS project an international consortium developed a digital system for greater consideration of soil and its functions in spatial planning processes. ÖIR focussed...