Dr. Hermann Scheer
President, EUROSOLAR; MP, Germany
Dr. Hermann Scheer has been a Member of the German Parliament since 1980. Since 1987 he has been a Member of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe. He is President of the European Association for Renewable Energies, EUROSOLAR and General Chairman of the World Council for Renewable Energies. Honours include the World Solar Prize (1998), the Right Livelihood Award (1999) and the World Prize on Bio-Energy Biomass (2000). He was named one of five Global Heroes for the Green Century by TIME Magazine in 2002, the only parliamentarian honoured thus. His book 'A Solar Manifesto' has been published in many languages.