Institutions and Initiatives

Institutions and Initiatives

Investors will find numerous institutions, networks, clusters and initiatives in Hessen that put sustainability into day-to-day practice. Are you interested in a potential collaboration? We will be happy to put you in touch with the key players and support you in your search for suitable partners.

LEA LandesEnergieAgentur Hessen GmbH (LEA Hessen)

On behalf of the Hessen state government, LandesEnergieAgentur Hessen GmbH (LEA Hessen) plays a central role in implementing the transition to renewable energy sources and in climate protection. The offerings are aimed at Hessen residents, social organisations, municipalities and companies. LEA Hessen offers information, initial consultations and support in the selection and implementation of measures for climate protection, energy efficiency, energy saving and the expansion of renewable energy sources.

The ‘Houses of’ Hessen

The ‘Houses of’ Hessen is an interdisciplinary and supra-regional platform for collaborative research, training and further education as well as knowledge and technology transfer with the aim of putting sustainability into practice. In collaboration with the Frankfurt-based House of Logistics & Mobility (HOLM), it has developed special programs on sustainable fuels for aviation and the largest hydrogen train fleet in the world. The House of Energy in Kassel acts as an innovation partner for the ‘Process4Sustainability’ cluster, which promotes the climate-neutral process industry in Hessen.

Hessen Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Initiative (H2BZ Initiative Hessen)

The Die Wasserstoff- und Brennstoffzellen-Initiative Hessen (H2BZ-Initiative Hessen) is a Hessen network for hydrogen and fuel cell technology. It brings together information from politics, business, research and society to advance this technology. It is also the central point of contact for companies that want to develop projects in this field.

Founders Forum for Sustainability at StartHub Hessen

The Founders Forum for Sustainability at StartHub Hessen is aimed specifically at green start-ups that pursue sustainable business models. Founders receive support to access the numerous funding opportunities and networks throughout Hessen.


Your Consultants

You would like to know more about your opportunities in Hessen? Speak to us!

Dr. David Eckensberger

Dr. David Eckensberger

Head of Department International Affairs

Division

International Affairs

+49 611 95017 8326

Jonas Winkler

Jonas Winkler

Director Location Marketing & Investor Services

Division

International Affairs

+49 611 95017 8641

Andreas Damrau

Andreas Damrau

Director Investor Services | RCEP Area

Division

International Affairs

+49 611 95017 8346