The Deutsche Energie-Agentur GmbH (dena)

The German Energy Agency - is the centre of expertise for energy efficiency, renewable energy sources and intelligent energy systems.

dena is developing energy efficiency and renewable energy markets in cooperation with stakeholders from the worlds of politics and business and from society at large. dena is working not only on consumption-side issues such as buildings, power and mobility, but also on issues of generation, networking and storage. dena encourages copybook projects, identifies and rewards pioneering work, advises politicians, manufacturers and service providers, cultivates opinion leaders, informs consumers, builds networks, evaluates technologies, analyses foreign markets and models future scenarios.

dena was established in the autumn of 2000 with its head office in Berlin. Shareholders in dena are the Federal Republic of Germany, KfW Bankengruppe, Allianz SE, Deutsche Bank AG and DZ BANK AG. As a German limited company, its work is performance-based and cost-effective. It finances its projects primarily through public grants and income from the private sector.

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