From science comes prevision, from prevision comes action. (Auguste Comte)

ScaleUp4Sustainability

The aim of the EU-funded project is to test new forms of cooperation between students, companies and start-ups in promoting green innovation and to improve existing services. More

Smart framework conditions for energy and resource savings with networked products

The short study, which was commissioned by the BUND, shows the ecological challenges of the increasing networking of private households. At the same time, it identifies measures to steer the consumption of energy and other resources towards environmentally compatible paths. More

StartGreen Award

The StartGreen Award fosters green economy entrepreneurs from Germany. It supports innovative start-ups and exemplary start-up funding initiatives in the areas of climate protection and sustainability, as well as providing them with exposure. More

Green Entrepreneurship Academy in Northern Kosovo

At the Green Entrepreneurship Academy in Northern Kosovo, young aspiring entrepreneurs from Kosovo receive individual training in the field of sustainable entrepreneurship, with the intention of assisting them in realizing their sustainable business ideas. More

Total Energy Management for Professional Data Centers

The TEMPRO project—"Total Energy Management for Professional Data Centers"—develops solutions to significantly reduce data center energy consumption. It focuses on a holistic approach to energy management. More

WindNode — A showcase for smart energy from the north-east of Germany

Over the next four years, more than 50 partners will be working together on the northeast German model region for smart energy, as part of the collaborative WindNODE project. The Borderstep Institute is also on board as a science network partner. More

StartGreen@School

The StartGreen@School project promotes a sustainable entrepreneurial culture in schools. The aim is for students to learn more about business start-ups in the field of sustainability and for this to inspire them to establish their own student companies. More

Green Start-Up Investment Alliance

More support for green start-ups: This is what Green Start-Up Investment Alliance aims to achieve. The hands-on project searches for ways to promote environmental and climate protection in Germany through business start-ups. More

StartGreen Portal

StartGreen is the online information and networking portal for the green start-up community in Germany. In addition to news, events, and video contributions, as well as analyses and reports, stakeholders in the green start-up community can seek out potential partners and contacts in the networking section. More

Development of ICT-based energy consumption in Germany

The study evaluates the energy consumption of the dynamic ICT landscape, identifies current trends, forecasts future ICT-based energy consumption up to 2025, and recommends action for reducing ICT-based energy consumption. More