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  • Knowledge
    Issue 2/2020

    Turbulence in the service market

    2019 was a bumpy year for the wind sector, and the turbine servicing business was no exception. Senvion’s insolvency in particular had far-reaching repercussions — as reflected in the latest edition of the BWE service survey.
    22 May 20, Michael Hahn 0
  • Knowledge
    Issue 1/2020

    Emissions from EU power plants fall

    Carbon emissions from power generation in Europe fell by twelve percent in 2019 – the biggest reduction since 1990, as reported by the thinktanks Agora Energiewende and Sandbag.
    20 Feb 20, Tim Altegör 0
  • Knowledge
    Issue 3&4/2019

    IPCC warns of ecosystem collapse

    Human exploitation of the Earth’s ecosystems is leaving them barely able to recover, besides accounting for almost a quarter of all anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions. Meanwhile, global warming is severely impairing food production.
    23 Aug 19, Margit Hildebrandt 0
  • Knowledge
    Issue 2/2019

    Breakthrough in carbon capture

    Removing carbon dioxide after it has been emitted may prove to be vital in the fight against climate change. Two studies suggest a new storing technique and the most efficient way to capture the greenhouse gas.
    23 Apr 19, Margit Hildebrandt 0
  • Knowledge
    Issue 5/2018

    Wiring the roads

    In 2019, three test routes for trucks powered by overhead lines will begin operation in Germany. Researchers have done the maths on whether the technology is worthwhile – for the climate, and for the bottom line.
    17 Oct 18, Joachim Wille 0
  • Knowledge
    Issue 5/2017

    Remedial action

    The Correctiv research centre is devoted to righting social wrongs through journalism. Its recent project on sea-level rise highlights just how serious the threat has already become in many parts of the world.
    23 Nov 17, By Tim Altegör 0
  • Knowledge
    Grid optimisation

    Balancing act

    Harnessing the sun’s power: closer integration of solar farms with battery storage, e-mobility and heat pumps could enable the PV sector to continue to grow without compromising grid stability
    16 Dec 16, Sascha Rentzing 0
  • Knowledge
    Fuel cells

    Hydrogen comes closer to ousting fossil fuels

    Travelling by air and rail could be about to become much cleaner. The world’s first four-seater passenger plane powered by hydrogen rather than fossil fuels has recently completed its maiden flight at Stuttgart airport.
    15 Dec 16, Astrid Dähn 0
  • Knowledge
    Bioenergy

    Used with more care

    In a new development strategy German biomass research institutions seek to answer the question how tu use bioenergy with more care.
    18 Mar 15, Sascha Rentzing 0
  • Knowledge
    Smart home

    Nest gains home access

    Google-owned home automation company Nest is continuing its rapid expansion by prodding ever more companies from the appliances and smart home sector to join its open software collaboration, dubbed "Works with Nest”.
    16 Jan 15, Isaac Bah 0

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Issue 02 / 2020

Learning to care - Can AI help save the planet?

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Dates

  • 7 Aug 20

    Rostock Wind

    eno energy GmbH
  • 3 Sep 20 to 4 Sep 20

    WINDFORCE

    WAB e.V.
  • 13 Sep 20 to 18 Sep 20

    World Renewable Energy Congress – WREC 2020

    WREC2020 Local Organization