Dr. Günter Hörmandinger

Deputy Executive Director

Günter  Hörmandinger

Günter Hörmandinger joined Agora Verkehrswende as Deputy Director at the beginning of 2019. He previously worked for almost 20 years at the European Commission’s Directorate-General for the Environment, where he was responsible for the environmental effects of transport policy and also helped to negotiate the first EU Regulation to limit the carbon emissions of passenger cars. He also assisted with the adoption of vehicle emission standards (Euro 5/6 for cars and Euro V/VI for trucks). From 2010 to 2014 he served as an EU environmental policy diplomat in Washington, D.C. Prior to joining the EU Commission, he worked in London as a consultant in the area of new vehicle and fuel technologies. Günter Hörmandinger holds a PhD in Physics from the Vienna University of Technology as well as an MSc in Environmental Technology from Imperial College, London.

As part of our joint #foresight project #T4under2 with @giz_gmbh and @wef esteemed experts shared their views on #transformingtransport. Before publishing the final report later this year, we'll post #expertquotes from the qualitative interviews. Do you share their scepticism? pic.twitter.com/NaMEQIFuN8

Der 22. Januar naht - und das Programm unserer Veranstaltung zur Technologieneutralität im Kontext der Verkehrswende ist jetzt final. Es wird interessant, melden Sie sich gerne noch an, hier: bit.ly/36XLX5c pic.twitter.com/xlTq0P8bbX

Der Bund gibt mehr Geld für die #Schiene|ninfrastruktur. Allerdings nur für den Bestand. Das reicht nicht. Für die #Verkehrswende müssen auch die Mittel für Neu- und Ausbau erhöht werden. @UrsMaier in der @tagesschau: bit.ly/2Tpnn9p #Railmap2030 pic.twitter.com/3egRwvZz0H

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