Energy

Energy efficiency of buildings

On 14 May 2018, the EU Council of Ministers adopted the revised Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD, 2010/31/EU). This is the first legislative proposal from the "Clean Energy for all Europeans" package published by the European Commission in November 2016.

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Industry 4.0

5G frequency allocation procedures in Germany

The possibility of operating one's own 5G networks is important for future viability of Germany as a business location. The decision of the Bundesnetzagentur on the allocation of 5G frequencies in Germany, which in addition to the nationwide auction of frequencies also provides for an allocation of local and regional frequencies on application, is therefore the right step.

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Health

More protection against cyberattacks: Recommendation for network-compatible medical devices

The new BSI recommendation for network-compatible medical devices, into which ZVEI expert knowledge has been incorporated, serves as a support for manufacturers to take appropriate account of aspects of cybersecurity

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Health

Germany needs an eHealth strategy

The eHealth strategy does not depend on individual technical components, but on the holistic digitalization of health care.

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Industry 4.0

Industrie4.0@school at ZVEI

​The David-Roentgen-Schule Neuwied vocational school is demonstrating hands-on electrical engineering at the ZVEI booth at the Hannover Messe. With its Industrie4.0@school exhibit, it is presenting the top theme of the electrical industry from the vocational students' viewpoint.​

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ZVEI

Area of Competence of the ZVEI

The ZVEI and its member companies are pioneers of technical progress. With a very broad and simultaneously dynamic product portfolio, the Electrical Industry affects everybody's daily life. Here you will find information about the most important topics of the association and its industry.​​​​​​​​​

Education & Research

Engineers yesterday and today

Education & Research

Horizon 2020