Climate Round Table Cologne

The Climate Round Table Cologne (“KlimaKreis Koeln)” is an alliance of 22 experts with informed expertise in the field of climate and energy issues representing notable academic institutions and associations as well as administration and economy in the region. The Climate Round Table Cologne has been launched in 2009 with the slogan “think global, act local”. Its purpose is to promote projects addressing climate issues in the greater area of Cologne. RheinEnergie AG has jointly with Cologne University of Applied Sciences initiated the program and allocated 5 million Euro for its implementation. To be considered for the program projects have to contribute demonstrably to climate protection and sustainable use of energy resources and should also comply with the criteria of regional relevance and a high level of ​innovation.