Submitted by: Dr. Franz Alt + Bigi Alt
Implemented country: Germany
Title: Journalistic work on renewable energy in media/Internet/books
Since 1997 Franz and Bigi Alt have been active on the Internet with their “Sonnenseite” (Sunny Side). They inform about current events on the energy and environment sector and provide well-founded and commented background information. Their website has received numerous awards and tops many Internet charts. The website provides many English articles and enjoys a total of 300,000 visitors from 100 nations each month. A free newsletter is sent directly to 15,000 readers, many of whom forward it to multiple recipients for a total weekly readership of 150,000 worldwide. Franz Alt also provides educational services as a television journalist and book author and is also active in human rights and environmental issues.