Germany Trade and Invest (GTAI)
Borderstep is collaborating with Germany Trade and Invest in Berlin and San Francisco in the field of cleantech. GTAI is the foreign trade and inward investment agency of the Federal Republic of Germany.
The organization promotes Germany as a business and technology location and supports companies based in Germany with global market information.
One example of the collaboration between Borderstep and GTAI San Francisco is a joint panel discussion on the transformation of the energy system during the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator’s Global Showcase Summit.
Another example is working together in the context of the Network for Global Innovation (NGIN), also initiated by the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator.
Green start-ups need more tailwind 21.07.2020
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
Green Startup Monitor 2020 15.07.2020
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
Digital energy management in existing buildings 20.09.2019
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