Verbandsgemeinde Birkenfeld

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21 Schneewiesenstr., Birkenfeld, 55765 Germany


The VG-Birkenfeld (VG=Verbandsgemeinde, association of municipalities) is the administration which is responsible for the community of Gimbweiler. VG-Birkenfeld acts in place of Gimbweiler and its mayor Mr. Martin Samson. VG-Birkenfeld provides for the workforce to manage and develop the project, and sustain the community mayor implementing a DHES. Birkenfeld works closely together with IfaS. The latter will take responsibility for some of the pilot tasks, which is reflected in the budget

Thematic priorities:

  • Low carbon

Involved in

Low carbon

Low Carbon Off-Grid Communities (LOGiC)

To facilitate the uptake of low carbon technologies, products, processes and services in sectors with high energy saving potential, to reduce GHG emissions in NWE

Status: ongoing

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