15,700 people in Schleswig-Holstein work in the renewable energy sector, 9,000 in the wind industry and 5,200 in the biogas sector. Other important technologies in Schleswig-Holstein are photovoltaics, solar heating, combined heat and power plants, wood-pellet heating, energy storage and the geothermal energy.
The proportion of power from renewable sources in the total electricity consumption of Schleswig-Holstein in 2015 was over 100%, compared with 33% nationally.
The share of renewable energy in the total energy consumption (power plus heat and fuel) in 2013 was 22%, compared with 12% nationally.
The EE.SH network agency supplies businesses deciding to settle or open branches in Schleswig-Holstein with contacts and information about the state as a business base and about current funding programmes.
The EE.SH network agency supports cooperation between
the different renewable energy sectors. The project team organises cross-sector
events and establishes contacts to prospective business partners, public
authorities and funding institutions. Find out more
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