Since 2017 Christiane Volkmann works as EU-consultant at the Agency for Renewable Resources (FNR) to support the development of strategies for the sustainable use of biomass using innovative and efficient technologies. Among other tasks, she coordinates the EU/Horizon 2020 project greenGain which gains to increase the energy utilization of biomass originating from landscape conversion and maintenance work. She holds a doctor degree in Biology and has advanced experience with topics related to the environment.