Newly founded venture capital provider Einstein Industries Ventures says it will invest EUR 300 million in promising young German New Space companies. The fund made the announcement at the ongoing ILA Aerospace Trade Fair in Berlin.
Our bimonthly list of some of the biggest funding rounds for German start-ups features a “super 7” of young companies involved in digitalization, networking, automotive subscription services and renewable energy.
Germany’s Federal Statistical Office reports impressive rises in the number of businesses and households getting electricity from solar installation.
Germany’s excellence as a research and scientific location has been further bolstered by the news that the country’s most prominent computer center in Jülich will receive Europe’s first Exascale supercomputer.
The world’s largest assets manager Blackrock has launched a new initiative, the “Peretual Infrastructure Strategy,” aimed at promoting a climate-neutral economy.
Germany’s leading electronics trade organization zvei and the country’s national association for security technology bhe say that the sector grew 4.5 percent in 2021, reaching a record value of EUR 4.9 billion.
The fourth edition of High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF – High Tech Founders Fund) has concluded its first closing with a pledged volume of EUR 420 million.
Coronavirus restrictions have provided a huge boost to the digital learning sector in Germany,
shaking the country out of its traditional approach to education. Online learning companies
can now benefit from a range of government programs.
Ground has been broken south of Leipzig at the site of what will become 650 MW, 500-hectare photovoltaic facility. The solar park is being constructed at a former brown coal opencast mine.
Researchers at the Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine in the Helmholtz Association (MDC) in Berlin have identified a gene, EBAG9, that “disarms” the immune response to cancer cells. By switching off the gene, scientists believe they can better harness the body’s T cells for targeted immunotherapies.