Barbara Kalker (f), MBA and Master of Political Science and Economics, is a Senior Expert and Regional Coordinator of „Stromspar-Check“ (SSC) since 2008, in charge of guiding approx. 30 local and regional SSC-projects. Her experience lays in political and financial networking, project development on a local and national level, employment policies, and project finance, including in various European projects since 2001.
Caritas is involved with consumer engagement in the Horizon 2020 project SCORE (Supporting Consumer (Co-)Ownership in Renewable Energies). The Stromspar team advises vulnerable consumers and poor households to get a hold on their energy consumption by giving them energy-efficient tips and switching appliances to save energy.