IN4climate.NRW in the Rhenish Lignite Mining District – IN4climate.RR for short – is a joint project of IN4climate.NRW (an initiative of NRW.Energy4Climate) and the Wuppertal Institute. Its aim is to strategically flank and support the transformation of industry in the Rhenish Lignite Mining District towards climate neutrality. To this end, the numerous industry-oriented projects and research topics in the Rhenish Lignite Mining District are placed in a large, overarching framework, embedded in the overall transformation of the industry of North Rhine-Westphalia as well as the neighboring states and neighboring federal states, and individually strategically networked and accompanied.
The focus of the content will be the work in three Future Labs, which will concentrate on central transformation focal points in the Rhenish Lignite Mining District:
The project is supported by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action on the basis of a decision by the German Bundestag.