Environmental Statement 2022

As a requirement of its EMAS certification, HLRS prepares an annual environmental statement that provides an overview of its recent environmental and energy management activities, based on the most recent data available. This includes reporting on progress in meeting its performance goals. 


German (PDF, 4.3 MB)





Research, Training, and User Support

Environmental Protection and Sustainability at HLRS and IHR

  • Employee engagement
  • Blue Angel for Energy-Efficient Computing Center Operations
  • Timeline of environmental and sustainability activities


  • New computer and computing center construction
  • Environmental law
  • Emergency response and worker security
  • Noise
  • Traffic
  • Biological diversity
  • Sustainability days
  • Sustainable procurement

Energy at HLRS

  • Energy supply
  • Description of energy key performance indicators (KPI’s)

Environmental KPI’s

  • Power
  • Cooling
  • Heating
  • CO2 emissions
  • Water and waste water
  • Waste
  • Paper
  • Summary of environmental KPI’s

Environmental Management Program

Completed Sustainability Projects

17 Goals for Sustainable Developent

Table of Contents

List of figures and tables

Statement by the environmental auditor



Past Environmental Statements

Environmental Statement 2021

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Sustainability and Environment

HLRS is committed to the continual improvement of its environmental performance. Learn more about our activities.

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