Package for the future is a programme responding to the Covid-19 pandemic, designed to prepare Germany for upcoming challenges: climate change and growing digitalisation.
The programme aims to support research and development in the field of quantum computing, artificial intelligence, hydrogen power and electric vehicles. The programme has an allocated budget of 50 billion euros, and offers tax breaks for targeted sectors.
The package includes financial and fiscal support for:
- a new hydrogen strategy,
- renewable energies,
- building renovations promotion,
- a switch to electric vehicles,
- research into artificial intelligence
- expansion of digital teaching.