The 2014 Baden-Württemberg Energiewende Days focus on renewable energies, reduction of energy consumption, energy efficiency, and climate protection. The KIT, one of the biggest European energy research institutions, will open its doors to the public and will present sustainable concepts for the use and production of energy. Interested citizens, pupils, and journalists are cordially invited and requested to register in advance. The guided visit will take place in the German language.
Energiewende Day at KIT
Saturday, September 20, 2014, 14 – 17 hrs,
Meeting point: 14.00 hrs, Campus South, Englerstraße 2,
entrance of the Kollegiengebäude Mathematik, building 20.30.
Programme (in German): http://www.kit.edu/kit/pi_2014_15647.php
Being “The Research University in the Helmholtz Association”, KIT creates and imparts knowledge for the society and the environment. It is the objective to make significant contributions to the global challenges in the fields of energy, mobility, and information. For this, about 9,600 employees cooperate in a broad range of disciplines in natural sciences, engineering sciences, economics, and the humanities and social sciences. KIT prepares its 23,300 students for responsible tasks in society, industry, and science by offering research-based study programs. Innovation efforts at KIT build a bridge between important scientific findings and their application for the benefit of society, economic prosperity, and the preservation of our natural basis of life. KIT is one of the German universities of excellence.