From Energiewende to Energy Transition
European Perspectives on Smart Energy Systems
The event „From Energiewende to Energy Transition: European Perspectives on Smart Energy Systems“ is part of the showcase project WindNODE and the Enterprise Europe Network. Dr. Severin Beucker, CEO of the Borderstep Institute and Project Manager of the WindNODE Project, moderates a forum about smart neighborhoods as part of the World Café Sessions.
The aim of the project WindNODE is the development of best practice solutions for intelligent energy supply sourced by renewable energies in the model region of North-Eastern Germany.
Besides a keynote speech by the commission, presentations by representatives of diverse European energy regions and by WindNODE partners will be delivered.
More information and the presentations can be found here.
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An article on the Bertelsmann Foundation's innovation platform presents the Green Startup Monitor 2020. The team of authors analyzes which forms of funding help the community. One example is the StartGreen Award, which Borderstep has been presenting since 2015 as part of the Startup Week Germany. More
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The key findings of our Green Startup Monitor 2020 are now available in English! Read about the key hurdles and the measures we recommend. More
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The Smart Living industry association has submitted a statement on the Building Energy Act to Peter Altmaier, Federal Minister of Economics and Energy. In this statement, the association refers to the climate protection contribution of digitisation in buildings. Borderstep has calculated figures for the possible CO2 reduction through building automation systems in existing residential buildings in Germany. More