The project „Carbon Neutral Courier Services“ (CO2URIER), funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) and the Polish National Centre for Research and Development (NCBR), aims to yield concrete sustainability improvements in the courier service industry. The CO2URIER project will approach this challenge by means of a comprehensive analysis based on state of the art techniques of environmental and economic impact evaluation. As a result, more environmentally-friendly services will be developed in collaboration with Polish and German partners. At the same time the project provide insights for future improvements within this growing sector.



Newsletter to 1,300 Polish and German courier service providers

On 31.10.2018, the project partner Pro-Akademia sent out a newsletter to a broad circle of Polish and German courier service providers. The aim was to…

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Project Presentation at a Workshop on Urban Development in Colombia

Dr. Martin Kesternich accompanied a delegation from Baden-Württemberg International (bw-i), the Society for International Economic and Scientific…

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23.10.2018 - 25.10.2018

Networks for the future: 30th The International Trade Fair for Environmental Protection POL-ECO SYSTEM (23. – 25. October 2018 in Poznań (Poland))

During the international environmental trade fair POL-ECO-SYSTEM, which took place from 23rd to 25th October in Poznan, Poland, innovative projects…

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E-mobility – a remedy for transportation smog

On 24 September 2018 RIC Pro-Akademia organised two sessions on the 6th European Bioeconomy Congress Lodzkie 2018 in Łódź, Poland. The congress was…

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13.09.2018 - 14.09.2018

Final workshop with experts from research, politics and practice

In order to achieve a low-emission transportation sector, new technologies such as electric mobility and services (e.g. ridesharing and carpooling) as…

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High School Students Gain Insights into Theory and Practice at ZEW

High school students from the Eschbach-Gymnasium in Stuttgart-Freiberg visited the Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW), Mannheim, to learn…

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