93 Percent of the surveyed medium-sized companies recommend the pulse talks of the RKW network of next Eschborn, 17.06.2013. Industry’s nationwide free offered by the RKW pulse talks to energy efficiency are consistently positively advised companies. That resulted in a current evaluation of the project. 93% Of respondents would recommend the offer of rationalisation and innovation centre of der Deutschen Wirtschaft (RKW). Half of the plants has begun following the conversation, which is offered by the RKW national companies locally, directly with the planning and implementation of concrete measures to save energy. Since February, the RKW network in the project funded by the German Ministry of Economics has carried 3,600 pulse talks. Savings indicate the RKW experts show small and medium-sized enterprises, as they quickly and easily can save energy and what funding opportunities there are. RKW staff specifically show the energy in a free discussion on the spot Initial situation and the savings to reduce the energy costs on.
Subsequently, the companies will receive a catalogue of individual measures, which can include technical improvements, such as, for example, troubleshooting air leaks or the use of renewable energies, but also employee training or the introduction of energy management. The RKW specifically qualified staff are therefore pulser to optimize energy use. Small businesses targeted the RKW also with the Chambers of Commerce serve cooperates in the care of small firms. After the RKW pulse interview we can take over the energy advice, provide appropriate Planner and assist businesses in applying for subsidies”, says Anne Schutte, Commissioner for innovation and technology at the Chamber of crafts of Lower Saxony, Hildesheim Germany. It adds: the cooperation with the RKW in the energy efficiency pulse talks has been very positive. The farms can be by the alien look”motivate more detailed thinking about their energy situation. In particular the work-oriented craft businesses in the fields of wood, metal, motor vehicle, butchers and bakers benefit from very.” Also, the feedback of the participating farms is consistently positive.
For us the pulse talks and the listed options were extremely helpful,”says Jens Freckmann, owner of a meat processing operation. In the wake of the Handwerkskammer helped us including application processing and approval of the grant for the heat recovery system. Therefore I can only recommend the path over the RKW network.” About the RKW Centre of excellence: RKW’s centre of excellence supports small and medium-sized companies in Germany, to strengthen their competitiveness and to keep. UndWirtschaft in the interface between science, policy practical recommendations and solutions are developed on the subjects of specialist assurance, innovation management and entrepreneurship. RKW’s centre of excellence is an active nationwide, non-profit research and Development institution of the RKW rationalisation and innovation centre der Deutschen Wirtschaft e.V. More information to the RKW-Centre of excellence: press contact: Rosemarie Lamport Deputy PL RKW Kompetenzzentrum of Dusseldorfer str.