March 2012

Energy efficient Saxony: Ten new initiatives for climate protection

Under this slogan an EnercitEE conference took place on 27 February 2012 in Dresden.
The Saxon State Ministry for the Environment and Agriculture (SMUL), being the Lead Partner of EnercitEE, invited representatives of local authorities, energy agencies, universities and other interested parties to join the conference in order to not only getting to know new initiatives that deal with energy efficiency and climate protection but also to profit from their activities and results.

Pciture: Mr Kupfer opened the event

Mr Frank Kupfer opened the conference

After Frank Kupfer, Saxon State Minister for the Environment and Agriculture has opened the conference, the Saxon partners informed the approximately 90 participants of the event on first results achieved in their sub-projects. Among others projects dealing with financing of energy saving measures, climate friendly mobility concepts, energy efficient construction and refurbishment, optimized funding of energy efficiency measures as well as with the qualification of local authority staff on the issue of energy efficiency were presented. Furthermore Prof. Dr. Thomas Bruckner presented the project "Energy-efficient city Delitzsch".

Picture: EnercitEE members and Mr. Kupfer

For interested parties the programme and all presentations held (in German only) including contact details are available for download under the document section on the EnercitEE website. Further impressions from the meeting are available here.