Workshop - Energy efficient headquarters
This workshop for SME's was conducted within the CABEE project in Lucerne, Switzerland.
Full title of workshop
Energy efficient headquarters (Energieeffizientes Bauen: Der innovative Firmensitz)
Date, duration and location of workshop
Date: 15th of October, 2014
Location: Galileo-Huis, Kägiswil
Target audience and participants
Target audience: SME's
Number of participants: 41
- Energy-efficient head offices for SMEs
- Sustainable Energy production and building technologies
- Photovoltaic cells on balcony balustrades
To attract a large variety of SME-representatives the workshop was held in the field at the so called “Galileo-Huis”. The headoffice of planteams.ch AG is equipped with solar panels on top and at the southern front, a wind turbine on the roof and a heating solution including the nearby biogas plant. The house, built in Minergie-Standard, includes LED-lighting and a charging station for the first electric car of the company. In his welcoming words, Christian Frank gave an introduction into the field of energy efficient buildings, the different activities of InnovationsTransfer Zentralschweiz and the project CABEE. Afterwards Mr. Lussi (CEO of planteams.ch) introduced the house and its characteristics. Then Mr. Glocker of CSEM explained, how they locally created a solar cell system for balcony railings. The event was followed by an apero where the different themes of the evening were intensely discussed.
Christian Frank, Willy Küchler, Sonja Geier, Eveline Thaler InnovationsTransfer Zentralschweiz
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