Submitted by: Weingut Stift Klosterneuburg GmbH
Implemented country: Austria
Title: Carbon Neutral Winery
The winery Klosterneuburg Abbey has calculated the CO2 footprint of the estate and the various products and summarized in a study. This was an exact analysis of the status quo could be created on the basis of which a plan by which emissions can be reduced further. With the implementation of measures quickly realized was immediately begun.
Now offered in almost a year "carbon neutral wine" in the market, which has caused the beginning of public interest. Miteinbezogene components to reduce emissions, fuel and energy consumption in the company, use of coolant, water consumption and wastewater production, business travel, arrival and departure of all employees who use an external service, consumption of paper and office supplies, use of production materials, etc.