"Das Haus" Visits Washington

08/01/2012

August 1st marked the opening of the two-week exhibition of das Haus in Washington DC. The das Haus exhibit is a travelling pavilion that showcases readily available German technologies for building efficiency and solar power. Thomas Zielke delivered remarks about the evolution of building efficiency. He stated that, “only four hundredths of a percent of energy production in the US last year came from solar power,” and that “this is a market ripe for growth.” The German American Chamber of Commerce together with support by the German government sponsor das Haus in an effort to promote the dialogue on sustainable building.

 

A link to the das Haus website can be found here.