Federal Market Incentive Program - Government subsidy
A grant of EUR 125 is paid for each square meter
of collector surface. For a Seido model type 1_16, this amounts
to a tidy sum of EUR 625 paid by the government.
Applications must be submitted to the Bundesamt für Wirtschaft
(Federal Ministry for Economy) prior to contracting a specialized
More detailed information
concerning further grant options and application forms can be found
EnEV (German Energy Saving Ordinance) -
solar thermal energy makes it easy to comply with provisions
In February 2002, the German Energy Saving
Ordinance (EnEV) took effect, redefining the limits for domestic
pollutant emission mass balance. These requirements can be met by
means of improved thermal insulation leading to lower energy consumption,
or by means of environmentally friendly heating technology, such
as solar thermal systems.
Credit Institution for Reconstruction) -
With its CO2 Reduction
Program and its Building Redevelop-
ment Program, the German Credit Institution for Reconstruction (KfW)
promotes drastic CO2 emission reduction
measures. Consumers should consult their 'Hausbank' (primary financial
institution) for advice and low-interest loan applications.