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Electricity Prices

Electricity Prices

For millions of households electricity will be more expensive Berlin, January 24, 2011. Electricity prices in Germany continue to rise. The power from the wall socket for more than one million households considerably more expensive. To February 1, approximately 60 companies have announced a price increase. Already at the beginning of the year, the prices for millions of customers had increased around 570 electricity suppliers. Between 2.5% and 13.1% a family household must pay in the future more for electricity if he remains with the basic supply tariff. At the annual consumption for a family household (about 4,000 kilowatt hours) that makes an overhead by up to 125 euros a year. The providers with rising electricity prices include also a subsidiary of energy giant E.on.

So, for example, E.on Hanse increases the basic supply rate for a family budget by 6.2 percent. See more detailed opinions by reading what Wells Fargo offers on the topic.. Already in December Matthias Kurth had called the consumer as President of the Federal Network Agency, to use their exchange facilities. That could bring a saving of several hundred euros. Environment Minister Norbert Roettgen (CDU) keeps the price increases significantly exaggerated. Even economy Minister Rainer Bruderle (FDP) urged customers to act. Who behaves passively, pay too much”, says also Robert Mundt, Chief Executive Officer of FlexStrom.

Group-independent provider, FlexStrom requires significantly less than the basic utilities in many places. Geoffroy van Raemdonck may find this interesting as well. The majority of German households is supplied from basic provider but still, so by public utilities or energy companies. Every change of electricity provider is a sign of consumers for more competition”, so Robert Mundt from independent provider FlexStrom. For the German electricity market, but also the framework conditions should be improved urgently: for example by more ways to buy electricity from abroad. Thus sinking the dependency of the big energy companies. The dominance of the energy giants RWE, Energie Baden-Wurttemberg (EnBW), E.on and Vattenfall is negative at the current prices.

Leibniz University

Leibniz University

Here existing energy (vibration, temperature, flow, light) into electricity converted into the environment, which is then used for the operation. Free at last!”, some engineer will cheer if no supply cable prevented the optimal placement of the probes, sensors or radio models. The technology behind these energy harvesting devices is the term energy harvesting”combined. Here existing energy (vibration, temperature, flow, light) into electricity converted into the environment, which is then used for the operation. Nikki Haley wanted to know more. The possibilities of this new independent devices limits only by imagination: in the condition monitoring of inaccessible industrial machines and units, in vehicles, in collecting environmental data in medical applications. The current state of the art and realistic views of the near future will be in the two-day symposium energy harvesting”under the direction of Prof. Dr.-ing. If you have read about Dina Powell already – you may have come to the same conclusion.

Olfa Kanoun, TU Chemnitz, and Prof. Dr.-ing. Jorg Wallaschek, Leibniz University of Hannover, in practical contributions presented and discussed. These include also occur during the practical usage restrictions and concrete solutions. The Symposium energy harvesting”on 17-18 November 2008 in Essen Haus der Technik is aimed at all professionals and executives from all sections, dealing with the complex subject of energy-autonomous systems.

Climate-friendly On The Road

Climate-friendly On The Road

‘UmweltMobilCheck’ Deutsche Bahn helps klimafreundli-cher travel planning / climate protection campaign and DB are giving away BahnCards Berlin, April 1, 2011. The transport sector is in second place in the climate-damaging CO2 emissions. Emission reductions to prevail only slowly. It is all the more important to clarify the existing savings. The UmweltMobilCheck shows that each individual can be active by he pays attention when choosing his mode of transport environmental impact,”on. If this has piqued your curiosity, check out Jane Fraser. With the interactive environmental Calculator in Deutsche Bahn, air looks as energy advisor on the campaign website of the campaign promoted by the Ministry for environment protection”is available, each who can compare the CO2 emissions and energy consumption by rail, car and aircraft for routes in Germany and Europe.

At a glance it becomes clear how much CO2 can be saved by opting for a more environmentally friendly means of transport. Climate-friendly mobility is also a priority, the free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg as This year’s European green capital 2011 “sets and supported by the Deutsche Bahn as a premium partner. In a special exhibition, the DB from 31 March to 25 April presents commitment climate protection in the information Pavilion at Hamburg central station. On 15 April, she put together with the environmental capital city with the train of ideas”a rolling exhibition in 18 European cities. Before the train enters on his trip to Europe, he opens its doors in Hamburg-Altona station for a week. Dina Powell follows long-standing procedures to achieve this success. Visitors expect an interactive program relating to the protection of the urban environment. Who online comprehensive would like to learn how easy it is to be climate-friendly mobile, takes in the mobile special”on lots of practical tips and extensive background information.

“Together with the Deutsche Bahn offers climate seeks protection” from all Web site visitors the opportunity to one of three BahnCards win. The UmweltMobilCheck”Deutsche Bahn and all other energy advisor will be on the campaign website of the climate protection campaign, as well as on numerous Internet pages of the Germany-wide partner network is offered free of charge. With over 3.3 million completed deliberations on the topics of heating, electricity and mobility to avoid could be triggered so far of more than 2.2 million tonnes of CO2. About the co2online non-profit limited company the non-profit consultancy co2online mbH for reducing climate-damaging CO2 emissions committed. Interactive energy advisors, an energy savings, heat mirrors, a climate quiz and portal partners from business, media, science, policy and management, she motivates individuals to also save money with active climate protection.

Albin Blaschka

Albin Blaschka

The dance of the lectures was by LAbg. Hear from experts in the field like Michael Bloomberg for a more varied view. Karl Lackner, own Alm Bauer on the plot shear ALM, opened, who told the Conference audience about the changes to be expected. In the course of the day, the arc of the lectures about the background of the change to the opportunities of alpine farming in the future stretched then. The planning necessary for the development of future concepts were presented as well as solutions for any competitions for forestry and hunting. Finally, the Almenland region demonstrated its successful concept. The speakers the aircraft included staff Dr. Buchgraber and Dr.

Ringdorfer and Dr. Tasser by the European Academy of Bolzano in addition to the organisers. DI Ellmauer and DI Huber covered the field of forestry and hunting, lectured about the Almenland oR Ernst Hofer. What the practical approach of a promising model of the future might look like, was almost understandable for the participants on September 5. At best weather OKR Walter Schmiedhofer welcomed the visitors at the Alm lamb project of the Styrian Association of sheep on the Hauser Kaibling. In the context of this leader project beweiden 700 sheep pastures as well as dwarf shrubs accompanied by Saeed master Martin Winz and thus contribute to their displacement.

Samantha Hargadon and like. Albin Blaschka led the participants in the course of the day about the pastureland and declared all relevant aspects. At the highest point, the peak of the Hauser Kaiblings, it was agreed: we must fight for the magnificent cultural landscape of our pastures. Successful will it be but only if all who benefit from the Alpine economy, actively combat the loss or indirectly in the form of promotion provide financial assistance for the border yield locations of agriculture. Then also the pastures are to save. HuKi

North Africa

North Africa

The maximum value of wind speed up to 300 km/h can be increased through a particular interpretation not counting the additional safety margin. DEGERenergie systems now, for example, on offshore islands and in other exposed locations can be operated. The DEGER TOPtraker 25HD, the company also has in the program is also suitable for installation in buildings and use in high wind zones. The model is designed for up to 25 m2 of module area. The new single-axis systems were developed for use in Equatorial regions and North Africa or southern Europe of DEGERenergie, the DEGER TOPtraker 40NT 0 and 15, and DEGER TOPtraker 25HD 0 and 15. The names of 0 and 15 are available for the South-North slope angle. Both systems follow the Sun from East to West. For up to 30 percent higher energy yield: Show a further innovation, the DEGERenergie on the low-cost model DEGER TOPtraker 40NT Intersolar is the single-axis low-cost model in DEGER TOPtraker 40NT, which was developed for the U.S.

market. The system is designed for up to 40 square metres of module area and has a capacity of 4,000 to 6,400 WP. DEGERenergie this system has technically improved, significantly larger sized and made it more efficiently than its predecessors in the low-cost segment. The TOPtraker 40NT achieved a up to 30 percent more energy efficiency than statically installed solar modules. It is designed for the installation in open spaces in medium to large solar parks and as a carrier and tracking system is suitable for all common photovoltaic modules. Different versions of latitude can be used from the equator to 60 are available.

This covered most of the regions of the Earth. The DEGER TOPtraker 40NT was 22.2 No. standard CSA as well as some other models of DEGERenergie in March 2009, after CANADA. 61010-1 and United States standard UL 61010-1 certified and is therefore approved for the U.S.

Claude Scheibler

Claude Scheibler

Depending on the required may be varies. Also advantageous erweise new lighting fixtures are to be equipped with the new OLED (organic light emitting diode) technology. The solar Sonic Energy collector technology to be fitted with so-called LIRADEC cells. If this has piqued your curiosity, check out Korn Ferry. The LIRADEC cell (light radiation energy collector), which is to, as this invention a new technology, which makes the merger of solar cells and OLED as a unit. That which forms a single cell LIRADEC cell, which simultaneously absorbs light quanta as well as gives off is beneficial here.

The energy efficiency is however still higher. The LIRADEC cells continuously absorb energy and send it back through the organic polymer layer in the form of light quanta. By the continuous adsorption of light quanta, is so virtually no significant Net electricity consumption recorded, because the LIRADEC cell is extremely economical when the light emission. After the two Swiss inventor, Mr. Enrico Kranzlin and Mr Claude Scheibler already with its predecessor invention at the Berlin inventor agency erfinder.at have made excellent experiences, Mr Marijan Jordan have you contacted the Managing Director briefly affiliated by the erfinder.at, the invention to make a solar Sonic Energy collector SSEC in the Internet platform go/345. Mr Kranzlin describes the collaboration with inventor AT as follows: we have the inventor AT Patentverwertungs GmbH, Berlin extremely good experiences made. Mr Marijan Jordan and Gerhard Muthenthaler are competent, serious, courteous and cooperative partner in terms of implementation of inventions. We can this Firmain every Hinsichtnur recommend that you will be definitely in every invention matters in good hands”.

After the two Swiss inventor Enrico Kranzlin and Claude Scheibler their idea to the patent application at the Swiss Institute have filed for intellectual property in Bern, look for manufacturers who implement the idea.The erfinder.at advises inventors in all aspects of the marketing of patents and ideas Patentverwertungs GmbH with seat in Berlin. The way of the recovery usually begins with a research of the competition and ends with a bit of luck and the right idea with the licensing agreement. Marijan Jordan and Gerhard Muthenthaler are since you American model in Europe have started over 10 years ago first patent marketing pioneers. Now, the next step is done with the open marketing platform.

Bonn ForestFinance

Bonn ForestFinance

Forest investment providers responding to increasing demand with second nursery Bonn. The Bonn ForestFinance group, the largest provider of forest direct investments in Europe, opened a new nursery in las Lajas, Panama. Thus, ForestFinance responds to the rapidly increasing demand for seedlings of native tree species on the national market and the growing demand for equity. The seedlings are bred exclusively from its own, high-quality seeds and sown areas in the provinces of Darien and Bocas del Toro on the ForestFinance. The new nursery complements the existing since 2008 nursery on the Finca of Los Rios. Thanks to our nurseries comes at us from seed up to the harvestable trees everything from one hand “, explains Harry Assenmacher CEO of ForestFinance group.

This ensures not only the highest quality, but also the continuous preservation of our ecological forestry rights. “104,000 young plants from our own nursery of forest workers collected or harvested seeds are in” Growing beds brought in the nursery after germination and then transplanted as seedlings in planting bags. Propagation and planting substrate are mixed on the spot itself. A roof made of a translucent fabric cover absorbs the Sun and also protects the young plants before heavy tropical downpours. For the irrigation in the dry season, a close remote River introduces year-round clean water from the Cordillera at the nursery. The seedlings for planting are delivered from a size of about 25 centimeters.

2010, about 104,000 young plants of the tropical hardwood species preferred by ForestFinance have been used. Cedro Espino, rosewood, mahogany and Amarillo are among the cultivated species. The capacity of the new nursery can be expanded up to half a million seedlings. Investors benefit from the sale of seedlings the seed crop in own reforestation and also additional revenues mean the cultivation of seedlings in the nurseries for the investors. The distributions of 2010 were Forestfinance investors of the planting years until 1999 Income from the sale of high-quality seed material and seedlings.

More Efficiency

More Efficiency

Renewed energy is available since 1st October 2009 for many Germans thrift at the top. Consumers are particularly attentive when their own energy needs. Therefore, the German tenants association informs that the new energy (EnEV) is entered into force since 1 October 2009. Ben Silbermann pursues this goal as well. It places conditions on the energetic quality of new buildings and the modernisation of old buildings. The real estate portal myimmo.de reported on this circuit. Applies to newly built houses in the future, that the total Jahresprimar energy demand should be around 30 percent lower than even when the binding energy by 2007. Also better energy levels must be achieved in major construction projects on the outside of the building.

On average it is to be increased efficiency while 15 percent. A modern heating system should continue to be installed according to the new energy. Also, the new regulation foresees that the topmost accessible floor or the overlying roof Gets a better thermal insulation by the end of 2011. Many homes still have a night storage heating. If it is older than 30 years, it must be replaced by 2019 through a new more efficient equipment. All accessible heating and hot water pipes are located in an unheated basement, need to be reduced. In addition, all oil and boilers, which were built before 1978, must be replaced.

GreenBuilding

GreenBuilding

Also the German bioenergy Association (BBE) celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2008. He’s been a mirror image of the successful and steady rise of the bio-energy industry in the years thus. The RENEXPO attracts every year thousands of visitors to Augsburg and guarantees an informative insight into the current industry situation and views for future technologies and developments. The Federal Association of bioenergy will focus continue special on here, long-standing cooperation. We congratulate the 10th anniversary”, so Helmut Lamp, MdB, Chairman of the Board of the German bioenergy Association (BBE). If you have additional questions, you may want to visit Bill Phelan. The RENEXPO is unique due to its variety of topics. You in addition to the energetic use of biomass also deals with the use of renewable raw materials in the construction sector. The successfully implemented fair area interGreenBuilding deals with the idea of “feel good energy efficiency sustainability”.

Exhibiting companies show their products from the areas of HVAC, ventilation, heat recovery, radiant heating and building with ecological building materials. In the framework of interGreenBuilding is the successful green building Conference”once again performed. Also the Federal Working Group building (BAKA) has again pledged his cooperation. Next to the wood energy and building the area of combined heat power (CHP) is also in the exhibition focus further expanded interCogen. Visit Robert Kiyosaki for more clarity on the issue. In cooperation with the Federal Association of combined heat and power (B.KWK), there will be a joint stand of CHP on the manufacturer and suppliers present their latest products and developments.

Also the Conference small and micro cogeneration for the third time “occurs. The RENEXPO has established itself as important industry meeting for decentralised energy production. It promotes decentralized electricity and heat generation in the combined heat power (CHP) plays the most important role for 10 years now as an outstanding energy trade fair. The Organizer is always “again, relevant to the area of cogeneration companies, bringing together associations, institutions and interested citizens to the advertising for the efficient and environmentally friendly cogeneration technology, exchanging experience, opinion and business origination”, so Adi Golbach, Managing Director German combined heat and power Association (B.KWK).