On 11 April, the Federal Network Agency published the results of the fourth round of auctions for ground-mounted PV installations. Once again, there was keen competition.Find out more
While a rising share of the electricity we use in our homes comes from solar, wind and other forms of renewable energy, our heating systems often still run on natural gas. This is bound to change. ‘Power-to-heat’ shows how renewables can also be used for heating.Find out more
Quote of the week
“As our world becomes more digitised, customers will not only benefit from better products and services, but also be able to save more energy.”
Andreas Lücke, managing director of the Federation of German Heating Industry (BDH)
KfW is increasing the maximum funding amount for home owners. It has also introduced a new KfW efficiency house standard.
Representatives from the Middle East North Africa convened in Kuwait to discuss ways of how to expand the use of renewable energy and improve energy efficiency (link in German only).
The goal is to promote the use of energy storage and drive forward the development of the necessary technologies.