The Solar Decathlon Europe, a competition focusing on sustainable building and living, will feature 18 participating teams. Six of these are German, the organizers announced today. The competition will take place in Wuppertal next year.
German Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy Peter Altmaier has announced the winners of the “regulatory sandboxes for the energy transition” competition launched in spring 2019. The list of winners, who can now go on to submit a full application, comprises 20 consortia. Eight of these consortia deal with the area of energy-optimized urban neighbourhoods.