Ecologic Transatlantic Fellowship Program

Each year, Ecologic brings young professionals from the US or Canada to its headquarters in Berlin to participate in its international environmental research and consulting program. Fellows join international collaborative project teams and have the opportunity to conduct research and co-author reports.

DLR enters into partnership with US research institute

On 25 November 2008, the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), the largest American research institute for renewable energies, and the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt; DLR) announced they had entered into a partnership.

MIT and Fraunhofer: Center for Sustainable Energy Systems

MIT and Fraunhofer signed an agreement on April 14, 2008 to establish a research center in Massachusetts focused on significantly reducing the cost of solar energy over the next five years.


Best Practices in Research

Ministry of Education and Research


The Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) aims at enhancing Germany's innovative strength by creating sustainable employment and improving the quality of education, science and research.