Factsheet: Energy and Climate Fund

Energy and Climate Fund

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Law on establishing a special asset "Energy and Climate Fund" (EKFG)
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
Gesetz zur Errichtung eines Sondervermögens „Energie- und Klimafonds“ (EKFG)
This fund aims to promote model regions for accelerated energy transition in rural areas , breeding for adaptation of energy crops to climate change , intelligent solutions for the combined use of bioenergy and other renewables , efficiency improvement for decentralized bioenergy utilization concepts , the development of conversion routes for the supply of energy sources from renewable resources by algae and biofuels .
fight climate change, increase share of renewable energies, increase efficiency, adapt to climate change