The VDI Center Resource Efficiency GmbH (VDI ZRE) is a company of the VDI Group, which operates among others on behalf of the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety. The activities are funded from the National Climate Initiative. The VDI ZRE has to process the task of collecting and edit information on environmental technologies and material and energy-efficient processes. The aim is to support especially small and medium enterprises in increasing their resource efficiency. All tools of the VDI ZRE for measurement and presentation of resource efficiency potentials are on the website www.resource-germany.com freely accessible.
With its WebVideomagazine the VDI ZRE promotes resource-efficient and environmentally conscious behavior in small and medium-sized enterprises. The series includes good practice examples from the field of industrial production and construction. 2012 the magazine was awarded with the Comenius EduMedia seal for exemplary educational media and the intermedia-globe Gold for excellence in communications media. All contributions to this series are available online at www.resource-germany.tv or on the YouTube channel Resource Germany TV.