Henrike Schümann supports the Borderstep team as a student assistant in the field of Sustainable Entrepreneurship. She works in the projects Sustainability4All, Sustainability Standard for Start-ups (DIN-Connect) and Green Start-ups as a Driver for Transformation.
She completed her Bachelor’s degree in Economics at the University of Rostock and is currently completing an international Master’s programme in Integrated Natural Resource Management at the Humboldt University Berlin. Her main topics are “Biodiversity and Nature Conservation” and “Climate Change and Renewable Energies”.
Before joining Borderstep, Henrike Schümann worked as a student assistant at the Chair of Statistics at Humboldt University.
She prefers to spend her free time in nature, which she enjoys exploring on foot.
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