The funding initiative has met with a great response in business, science and civil society. Around 1,000 institutions have applied in 201 projects in 41 projects. Every second institution was a partner in the industry. An independent advisory board subsequently evaluated the project proposals. 260 institutions have started their work in the four selected projects.
Advisory Board members
Prof. Dr. Robert Schlögl Max Planck Institute for Chemical Energy Conversion
Prof. Dr. Göran Andersson ETH Zürich
Dr. Brigitte Bach AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH
Prof. Dr. Susanne Siebentritt Université du Luxembourg
Prof. Dr. Alexander Wokaun ETH Zürich
Prof. Dr. Roger Weninger Stadtwerke Augsburg Energie GmbH (in German)
Anette Bronder T-Systems
Dr. Patrick Graichen (Vertretung: Dr. Barbara Praetorius) Agora Energiewende
Dr. Thomas Engelke Verbraucherzentrale Bundeverband e.V.