Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI)
Working jointly with the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI), Borderstep is developing a network and a “green innovation bridge” connecting the US in particular California, and Germany.
The City of Los Angeles launched its cleantech business incubator in 2011 to accelerate development of cleantech start-ups by offering flexible office space, CEO coaching and mentoring and access to a growing network of experts and investors.
The Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator identifies local talent, nurtures it and helps get it on the market, resulting in more jobs and a bigger green economy in Los Angeles and beyond. LACI was recognized as a “Top 10 Global Incubator 2014” by the UBI Index.
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
Digitisation = climate protection? 31.07.2019
Cloud Computing, 3D-Printing, Big Data, Industry 4.0: The world of work and life is changing drastically due to digitalization. How does this affect climate protection? This is the focus of the CliDiTrans project of the Borderstep Institute. More
Interview: Germany, Green Energy Valley 01.07.2019
Clean Energy Wire interviewed Borderstep founder Prof. Klaus Fichter about the start-up scene in Germany. How important is the engineering spirit of the country? More