- Picea the world’s first all-in-one unit to supply year-round power from the consumer’s own photovoltaic system secures the CO2-free Energy supply, by using solar power generated on solar days and then storing the hydrogen, making it available at night and in winter as needed
Berlin–HPS Home Power Solutions GmbH (HPS), Berlin Provider of energy solutions for family houses, the desire for independent energy, today announced that its partner, the Hörmann Solar in Zusmarshausen, received the federal award for outstanding innovative performance.
Hörmann Solar received the prize for an energy self-sufficient house that contains the Picea Energy Center as Core components. The federal prize will be awarded for all 10 exhibitors at the technical Handicrafts at the Internationale Handwerksmesse in Munich for awarded outstanding innovative achievements. The applicants for the prize were accepted by an independent panel of judges chaired by the Federal Ministry of Economics.
“We congratulate our partner Hörmann Solar for the award with the Federal Prize for outstanding innovative services for the crafts, In addition to the high value of innovation above all, sustainability, environmental and Resource-friendly characterizes. With the energy self-sufficient house in Zusmarshausen proves Hörmann true pioneering spirit, “said Zeyad Abul-Ella, Founder and Managing Director of HPS Home Power Solutions GmbH. “We share the common vision of a CO2-free energy supply in the home and we are pleased that with the innovative house concept this vision already today Reality is. We are proud of our contribution as a technology partner for the overall solution of the today awarded house concept of the company Hörmann Solar technology. ”
Rita Hörmann, Managing Director of Hörmann Solar, added: “We are honored and happy to be awarded the Federal Prize for Outstanding Innovative Achievements. The energy self-sufficient house in Zusmarshausen is always a big motivation for our specialty company for solar technology. The HPS Picea system is at the technological heart of our automotive solution. Picea secures the CO2-free Energy supply, by the solar power generated on solar days in Storing hydrogen, making it available at night and in winter, the household electricity is available and at the same time the heating supported. ”
The now awarded house of Hörmann Solar in Zusmarshausen is a unique passive house, which exclusively with solar power supplied all year round and this for electricity, heat and mobility energy. The House demonstrates the CO2-free energy supply without electricity or any external energy input.