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Photovoltaics, the generation of electricity out of sunlight, set the beginnings of the Solar City Gelsenkirchen. Hence, it is not surprising to find reknown companies and projects all around.


Engineers, craftsmen, architects...

Tuesday, 21. July 2009

BBB Umwelttechnik - Renewable Energies

Developing national and international projects in renewable energies:

main focus on wind energy but also photovoltaics and solar heat

Solar Power Plants

Friday, 30. October 2009

Field Trip Future Energies

Field trip for schools themed "using energy" organized by the city of Gelsenkirchen

Tuesday, 7. April 2009

THS builds largest Solar Residential Estate in Germany

Third Solar Residential area of North-Rhine Westphalia in Gelsenkirchen

Tuesday, 27. May 2008

Solar Villages in the Andes: EcoAndina

With help from Gelsenkirchen, more and more villages in the Andes start to heat, bake and cook with solar power

Tuesday, 28. April 2009

Solar City was looking for Soccer Talents

SolarCup brought in 20,000 euro

Tuesday, 27. May 2008

Energy- and Water Supply for Busunu,Ghana

Energy for Ghana

Friday, 30. October 2009

Energy Saving Emscher Lippe

Emscher-Lippe-Region Takes off

Wednesday, 14. May 2008

Solar project at the comprehensive school "Berger Feld"

Exemplary "Solar+Save-Project" profits from 25.000 KwH solar power per year

Tuesday, 7. April 2009

Solar-Bunker "Schalker Verein"

Solar Power Plant on past Coal Bunker of Steelworks "Schalker Verein", 355 kWp, Commissioning in 2008

Tuesday, 26. May 2009

LOXX Logistics Center

Photovaltaic solar power plant, area of 10.000 m2, 1.764 solar modules, 361,62 kWp, commissioning in 2008

Wednesday, 14. May 2008

Science Park Gelsenkirchen

Worldwide first rooftop solar power plant in a densely populated city, 210 kWp, commissioned 1995

Wednesday, 14. May 2008

Peiniger Group

Glass facade with integrated solar power plant, 14 000kWh /a., 1996

Wednesday, 14. May 2008

Solar settlement "Sonnenhof"

First solar residential area of the Ruhr, 72 single family homes with a broad energy concept, first time use 1999

Thursday, 15. May 2008


Solar power plant, 250 kWp, solar thermal energy, commission 2003

Thursday, 19. February 2009

Veltins Arena (Arena AufSchalke)

Solar panel, 87 KWp, commissioning in 2001

Friday, 23. October 2009

The Sustainable Office Building



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Im April 2014 wurde der Förderverein Solarstadt Gelsenkirchen umbenannt in Klimabündnis Gelsenkirchen-Herten.