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In case you want to provide positions or comments on important questions of the renewable carbon economy, please send them directly to Michael Carus (, I will forward them to the editorial team.

Your feedback is important to us and we would be happy to adapt the portal according to your needs.

Editorial Team

Michael Carus (Managing Director, content responsibility)
Linda Engel (Chief Editor)
Marion Kupfer
Asta Partanen

Helpful suggestions as well as constructive criticism are always welcome – we strive to further improve our service in dialogue with you, adjusting it to your wishes and needs.

nova-Institute is a private and independent research institute, founded in 1994; nova offers research and consultancy with a focus on the transition of the chemical and material industry to renewable carbon: How to substitute fossil carbon with biomass, direct CO2 utilisation and recycling. We offer our unique understanding to support the transition of your business into a climate-neutral future. 


nova-Institut für politische und ökologische Innovation GmbH
Leyboldstraße 16
50354 Hürth, Germany
Phone: +49 (0) 2233 460 14 00
Fax: +49 (0) 2233 460 14 00

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Liability note: Despite of most diligent content control, we do not accept any liability for the contents of external links. For the contents of the linked sites, solely their operators are responsible.