According to the German Association of Energy and Water Industries (BDEW), solar, wind, hydro and biomass generated 118 billion kWh of electricity in the first half of 2018.
Industries / Energy & Environment
Beginning in 2019, a group of companies plans to convert former Berlin buses that are currently being used for tourists, switching out their diesel drives for electric ones
The Berlin-based startup GreenPack is now offering 48 V interchangeable batteries that can be charged and used in clusters for a range of vehicles and equipment (e.g., lawnmowers).
As far back as the 1970s, some of today’s global German brands began establishing themselves as a symbol for sustainability.
The green hydrogen economy in Eastern Germany is a key element in Germany’s plan to transition to renewable energy sources by 2020. The HYPOS cluster demonstrates how hydrogen can be a safe, cost-effective and widely-used energy carrier.
Germany will not be able to meet its climate targets by increasing renewable energy production alone: energy efficiency must also be progressed. The drive towards greener buildings is creating numerous opportunities in the construction and HVAC sectors.
The Hamburg-based startup Resourcify GmbH advances digitalization in the recycling and waste-management sectors.
The “EnspireME” battery will supply reserve capacity to the European electricity grid to guarantee its 50-hertz frequency.
How private homeowners with solar panels save money.
Fighting pollution with CO2-eating moss.