Did you know . . .

. . . that more than 80 Nobel Prizes have gone to Germans?

. . . that Germany is considered the European champion in inventions?

. . . that there are 360,900 researchers working in Germany?

. . . that Germany is among the world’s three largest exporting nations?

. . . that Germany is the fourth largest economic power in the world?

. . . that the German electricity grid is 1.79 million kilometres long? That is enough to circle the Equator 45 times.

. . . that in 2014, 26 percent of electricity in Germany was already generated by renewable energy sources?

. . . that the plan is for around 80 percent of electricity in Germany to come from renewable energy sources by 2050?

. . . that Germany is one of the most sustainable industrialised nations?

. . . that each year 18,000 new jobs are created by the energy reform alone?