Germany's new renewable energy networks

October 2004
Outlook on Science Policy;Oct2004, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p101
This article reports that German Federal Ministry of Education and Research has announced that it has selected four out of 34 proposals for the creation of new networks of competence in the area of renewable energy research, with funding of up to €2.5 million. Projects will be funded for a period of up to three years and will involve partners from university, non-university and industry research establishments. The purpose of the initiative is to encourage scientific cooperation, make better use of the results of basic research and help promote innovative solutions for future energy technologies.


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