Energy & Climate

AmCham Germany monitors legislative developments in German environmental policy and the implementation of European legislation in Germany, engaging in the political debates related to this topic. In the context of the German Energiewende and hence the transition to renewable energy, the Energy & Climate Committee focuses specifically on energy strategies and on AmCham Germany’s contribution to a sustainable, stable and competitive energy policy in Germany. We also monitor the transition of the US energy system and emphasize the importance of transatlantic research cooperation in the fields of environmental and energy issues, with a specific focus on green energy sources.

Energy & Climate News

Enviroment & Energy

Energy & Climate Committee Meeting with Dr. Andreas Lenz, MdB

On September 14, Dr. Andreas Lenz, MdB and one of three parliamentary representatives in the task force "Commission on Growth, Structural Change...

Enviroment & Energy

AmCham Germany zu den COP 23-Verhandlungen

Dialog und Innovationen der Wirtschaft leisten großen Beitrag für eine erfolgreiche internationale Klimapolitik

Enviroment & Energy

Steffen Bilger, MdB, meets with EEC to discuss the current state of e-mobility

Berlin. Steffen Bilger, Berichterstatter für Elektromobilität der CDU/CSU-Fraktion, joined AmCham Germany's Environment & Energy Committee meeting on...

Energy & Climate Committee

AmCham Germany’s Energy & Climate Committee supports the principles of long-term economic efficiency, demand-oriented innovation and excellence in production processes impacting the environment as well as product management in German and European legislation.


Position Paper "Stellungnahme zu dem Regierungsentwurf des Kraft-Wärme-Kopplungsgesetz" (November 2015)

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Position Paper "Stellungnahme zu dem geplanten globalen Klimaschutzabkommen im Rahmen der UN Klimakonferenz COP21 in Paris" (Oktober 2015)

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Position Paper „Stellungnahme zu der künftigen Nutzung von Kraft-Wärme-Kopplung“ (May 2015)

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Position Paper "Beitrag zur Diskussion um ein neues Strommarktdesign" (November 2014)

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Position Paper "Beitrag der Amerikanischen Handelskammer zur Energiewende" (June 2012)

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