Clean energy for Europeans

| November 27, 2018

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The Energy Union is the EU's strategy to ensure affordable secure and sustainable energy for European citizens and businesses Renewable energy is providing clean, reliable electricity across the United States and around the world is energy that is collected from renewable resources.

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Arntjen Solar NA

Mr. Maurer, a native of Germany, has over 20 years of management and business development experience in Germany, Canada, Mexico and the USA. After 17 years in the Manufacturing- and Automotive Industry with Siemens, he moved into the Renewable Energy Industry in 2008. He was responsible to establish the first photovoltaic pilot project in North-America for Arntjen Solar and DEGERenergie of Germany.

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Arntjen Solar NA

Mr. Maurer, a native of Germany, has over 20 years of management and business development experience in Germany, Canada, Mexico and the USA. After 17 years in the Manufacturing- and Automotive Industry with Siemens, he moved into the Renewable Energy Industry in 2008. He was responsible to establish the first photovoltaic pilot project in North-America for Arntjen Solar and DEGERenergie of Germany.

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