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19 Sep 2018

Cabinet decides energy research programme


Aligned with the goals of the energy transition, the federal government cabinet has decided Germany’s 7th energy research programme, the economy ministry said in a press release. “The Energiewende is an ambitious modernisation project for our economy. With the 7th energy research programme, we will strengthen our pioneer role,” said economy minister Peter Altmaier. From 2018 – 2022, energy research will be supported with 6.4 billion euros, a 45 percent increase compared to the previous 2013 – 2017 programme.

Find the press release in German here and download the programme in German here.

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