Embracing a climate-friendly future with the circular economy: #greentechaustria
Austrian firms are technology and market leaders in planning resource-neutral product life cycles and responsible stewardship of resources.
Energy Efficiency / Green Building
Austria is a leader in sustainable building technologies - from high-quality windows to passive ventilation, biomass heating and solar energy systems. Austria played a key role in the development of the first passive houses. The sector is underpinned by the dual education system, which places a strong emphasis on vocational training. Energy Efficiency and Green Building from Austria – Surprisingly Ingenious
Austria is at the forefront of technologies that are helping to protect the environment and improve sustainability - including waste management, recycling, energy efficiency, renewable energy, air pollution and water management. World firsts include the first tidal lagoons power plant and the first large green brewery. Environmental Technologies from Austria – Surprisingly Ingenious
Austria has a strong reputation in renewable energies - from hydroelectric power and wind energy to solar, geothermal, tidal and biomass energies. Companies are often niche world champions, providing highly customized, tailor-made solutions. Programmes aimed at higher levels of energy efficiency are also important. Renewable Energy from Austria – Surprisingly Ingenious