JOANNEUM RESEARCH Forschungsgesellschaft mbH
JOANNEUM RESEARCH Forschungsgesellschaft mbH (JR), one of Austria’s largest non-university research organisations, is employing around 450 highly qualified staff members thematically structured in 7 research institutes. The role of JR as an innovative partner for business and administration is reflected in its wide range of services: applied research and development for administration and small and medium-sized enterprises is supplemented by custom-designed technical business consulting and vast expertise in interdisciplinary management of complex research contracts at a national and international level.
The interdisciplinary JOANNEUM RESEARCH LIFE Institute for Climate, Energy and Society unites energy experts from technical, social and economic disciplines and addresses key issues related to climate change: to strengthen resilience to climate and weather risks, to minimise the associated economic damage, and to promote the transition to a low-carbon society.
Within LIFE institute, the research group on “Future Energy Systems & Lifestyle” will bring into this project their expertise in stakeholder management, energy systems assessment (LCA), lifestyle analysis and environmental behaviour analysis. The group “International Climate Policy & Economics” has gained national and international recognition for its expertise in energy and climate policy evaluation and instrument design.
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