Jun 26

Energy Efficiency Awards – German Innovation in U.S. Buildings

Recognizing innovators and leaders in green building and energy efficiency

The Energy Efficiency Awards – German Innovation in U.S. Buildings recognize outstanding achievements of German companies in the field of building performance in the U.S., showcasing technologies and innovations that contribute to increasing energy efficiency in buildings.

On June 26, we present the 3rd edition of the Energy Efficiency Awards. Our five finalists will get the opportunity to pitch their product in front of industry experts. Follow us on social media and find out more about the finalists and their projects in advance. The Energy Efficiency Awards will then be presented by our expert jury.

After the official awards event, you are warmly invited to an exciting networking event, bringing together the green building and German business communities to connect about new trends, innovations, and business opportunities

Event Program

Reference Site Visit
(SOLD OUT – please send us an e-mail if you would like to be added to the waitlist)

2:30pm – Guided tour and demonstration of energy efficient technology in the new Uber HQ construction site

Awards Ceremony and Networking

5:00pm – Registration

5:30pm – Awards ceremony in the Taube Auditorium of the Commonwealth Club

  • Welcome and introductions by Kristian Wolf, CEO of the German-American Chamber of Commerce
  • Keynote speech (TBD)
  • Finalist pitches
  • Presentation of awards

7:30pm – Networking reception with the Bay Area German and green building community


  • Behnisch Architekten und Transsolar
  • Joseph Gartner GmbH
  • Meteoviva
  • Vector Foiltec
  • Warema

Our Jury

Want to know more? Read the flyer for applicants!

This project is funded by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy.

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