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International Trade Fairs

The German Embassy presents the Transatlantic Climate Bridge at a variety of Trade Fairs throughout the US.

GRAFT - The Make It Right Project

One out of several architectural firms and foundations working on the project to re-build New Orleans was a young architectural firm from Germany, called GRAFT. As part of the international Make It Right team, GRAFT was able to develop an American neighbourhood desperately in need of sustainable thinking and contributed tremendously to the German-American friendship.

Passive House Institute US

Economic Feasibility as a core concept - the ‘Passive House’ standard originated in Germany and is the strictest energy code for buildings in the world.

Waldsee BioHaus Minnesota

Waldsee BioHaus, a new environmental living center in Concordia Language Villages, is the first building in North America to be certified as a Passive House, one of the world’s toughest energy standards.

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Energy Efficiency Export Initiative

Energy Efficiency Export Initiative

Germany enjoys an outstanding reputation throughout the world for its high-quality technical products and its practical expertise, particularly in the field of energy efficiency. This is why the German Ministry of Economics and Technology decided to launch the Energy Efficiency Export Initiative.