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
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
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
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
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
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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Climate action vs. wildlife conservation - An unnecessary conflict

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Dates

  • 5 Mar 19 to 6 Mar 19

    Intersolar Middle East

    Conexio GmbH
  • 12 Mar 19 to 14 Mar 19

    Energy Storage Europe 2019

    Messe Düsseldorf GmbH
  • 20 Mar 19 to 21 Mar 19

    Mexico WindPower 2019

    GWEC-Global Wind Energy Council