Department Research Programme of the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Preser-vation, Construction and Nuclear Safety 2015

Programme details

Department Research Programme 2015

Department Research Programme of the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Preser-vation, Construction and Nuclear Safety 2015
Ressortforschungsplan 2015 und Forschungsrahmen des Bundesministeriums für Umwelt, Naturschutz, Bau und Reaktorsicherheit
 
Programme type: Funding programme
Origin: National (Germany)
Duration: 2015 - 2015
  • Outline
  • Funding
  • Projects
  • Contact
Background & policy context: 

For implementing its policy goals, the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Preservation, Construction and Nuclear Safety (BMUB) requires scientifically well founded decision support and advice. For this purpose BMUB annually issues its Department Research Programme

Strategic Objectives: 

The strategic objectives of the annual programme are closely related to the prevailing policy objectives of BMUB and its subsidiary entities. These include:

  • Environmental protection
  • Nature preservation
  • Nuclear safety
  • Urban development and housing, and the
  • Future of construction
Programme organisation: 

The calls for tenders, participation or interest are issued by the subsidiary bodies of BMUB or, in exceptional cases, by BMUB directly via their websites. Subsidiary bodies are:

  • Federal Environment Agency (UBA)
  • Federal Agency for Nature Preservation (BfN)
  • Federal Agency for Nuclear Safety (BfS), and
  • Federal Agency for Building, Urban, and Spatial Development (BBSR)
Leading Institutions:

Public institution

Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety; BMUB
Type of funding: 
Public (national/regional/local)
Programme funding arrangements and funding conditions: 

Funding of the planned project is subject to budget considerations; the funding of issued projects within the current year of the programme is thus not guaranteed. Projects are assigned based on either

  • competitive public tenders
  • public participation competitions or
  • calls for interest
Total Budget: 
unknown
Total number of projects: 

In 2015 around 350 projects were issues by the Environmental Research Programme across all strategic topic areas. Out of these, the topic area “Clean Air / Environmentally Friendly Technology / Sustainable Mobility / Noise Protection” contains 3 project outlines, which belong to the transportation sector.

Projects covered: 
  • Measures of Climate Protection in maritime traffic
  • Emission control of road vehicles
  • Economic assessment and comparison of transportation modes
Project Profiles:
  1. Economic assessment and comparison of transportation modes
  2. Emission control of road vehicles
  3. Scientific support to international and EU negotiations of climate mitigation measures in maritime shipping
Contact Name: 
BMUB Ref. Z II 1 – Forschung
Contact Email: 
Organisation: 
Bundesministerium für Umwelt, Naturschutz, Bau und Reaktorsicherheit (BMUB)
Zipcode: 
11055
City: 
Berlin
Contact country: 
Germany