Press Releases

Press Release

Postponement of The smarter E Europe 2021

February 01, 2021

Press Release

Agrivoltaics Brings Together Agriculture and Power Generation

February 11, 2021

Press Release

Europe Takes the Lead in Electric Vehicles

February 04, 2021

Press Release

Combined Heat and Powers as a Key Component of Sustainable Energy Supply

January 26, 2021

Press Release

ees Europe 2021: Joining Forces to Ramp up Green Hydrogen Production

February 18, 2021

Press Release

Coronavirus Pandemic – a Catalyst for Sustainability

February 16, 2021

Press Release

The smarter E Europe 2021: 65 Percent of the Booth Space in 2020 Has Been Reconfirmed for Next Year

August 3, 2020

Press Release

Intersolar AWARD 2020: Finalists Impress With Innovative Solutions for the Solar industry

June 4, 2020

Press Release

Innovation Prizes for the New Energy World – Deadline Extended until April 30

April 23, 2020

Press Release

The smarter E Europe: Start-ups are Driving the New Energy World

February 6, 2020

Press Release

Entries Open: International Innovation Prizes for the New Energy World

January 9, 2020

Press Release

The smarter E AWARD 2020: Finalists Announced

June 4, 2020

Press Release

The smarter E Europe Secures its Status

May 17, 2019

Press Release

EM-Power Europe to Broaden its Focus Starting in 2021

June 9, 2020

Press Release

The smarter E AWARD 2020: Pioneering Projects and Products

June 30, 2020

Press Release

ees AWARD 2020: Finalists impress with ground-breaking batteries and energy storage systems

June 4, 2020

Press Release

The Smarter E Europe 2020 is Canceled

March 31, 2020

Press Release

Energy Transition Products Barely an Issue between Consumers and Energy Suppliers

October 15, 2020

Press Release

Little Awareness of “Exchange Premium” for Oil Heating in Germany

March 19, 2020

AWARD

Energy Game-Changers Wanted: Apply for the AWARDs

January 14, 2021

Press Release

Battery Production is Coming to Europe

November 12, 2020

Press Release

Driving E-Mobility Forward with Renewable Energy

November 05, 2020

Press Release

Weather and Yield Forecast Support Smart Power Grids

November 03, 2020

Press Release

Intersolar Solarize Africa Market Report 2020: Africa on the Rise

October 29, 2020

Press Release

Manufacture of Photovoltaic Products in Europe is Becoming More Attractive

October 28, 2020

Press Release

Trends and Technologies at the First Intersolar Innovation Day

July 9, 2020

Press Release

ees AWARD 2020: Pioneering solutions for the storage industry

June 30, 2020

Press Release

Intersolar AWARD 2020: Winners Announced

June 30, 2020

Press Release

Intersolar Europe 2020: PV Power Plants are Driving the International Market

February 27, 2020

Press Release

More than 50,000 New Jobs Trough Photovoltaics and Storage Technology

February 04, 2020

The smarter E Podcast

Boris Palmer

How will Tübingen Become Climate-Neutral by 2030, Boris Palmer?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 38 | Language: German

February 11, 2021

Tübingen wants to play a pioneering role in climate protection nationwide and be the first city in Germany to be climate neutral by 2030.

Dr. Norbert Reuter

Climate Neutrality in Cities and Municipalities

The smarter E Podcast Episode 25 | Language: German

November 05, 2020

What solutions are available for an decarbonized energy supply? We will be discussing this with Dr. Norbert Reuter, Managing Director of Stadtwerke Konstanz (SWK).

Dr. Norbert Reuter

Climate Neutrality in Cities and Municipalities

What solutions are available for an decarbonized energy supply? We will be discussing this with Dr. Norbert Reuter, Managing Director of Stadtwerke Konstanz (SWK).

Dr. Carola Kantz

Power-to-X & Green Hydrogen: Innovative Solutions for Europe

The smarter E Podcast Episode 31

December 17, 2020

What opportunities does hydrogen offer Europe? This is what Dr. Carola Kantz, VDMA Power-to-X for Applications working group, will tell us.

Dr. Carola Kantz

Power-to-X & Green Hydrogen: Innovative Solutions for Europe

What opportunities does hydrogen offer Europe? This is what Dr. Carola Kantz, VDMA Power-to-X for Applications working group, will tell us.

Dr. Axel Sprenger

E-Mobility Providers: Learning Effects from User's Perspective

The smarter E Podcast Episode 32 | Language: German

December 31, 2020

Dr. Axel Sprenger, CEO and founder of uScale, talks about the range of charging options.

Dr. Axel Sprenger

E-Mobility Providers: Learning Effects from User's Perspective

Dr. Axel Sprenger, CEO and founder of uScale, talks about the range of charging options.

Alexander Esser

European Hydrogen Market Set to Explode

The smarter E Podcast Episode 39 | Language: English

February 18, 2021

Alexander Esser, Energy Economist at Aurora Energy Research, shares how big the role of hydrogen will really be.

Alexander Esser

European Hydrogen Market Set to Explode

Alexander Esser, Energy Economist at Aurora Energy Research, shares how big the role of hydrogen will really be.

Hans Korteweg

The Role of Cogeneration in the New Energy World

The smarter E Podcast Episode 34

January 14, 2021

Hans Korteweg, COGEN Europe, talks about the Cogeneration meaning the combined production of heat and electricity.

Hans Korteweg

The Role of Cogeneration in the New Energy World

Hans Korteweg, COGEN Europe, talks about the Cogeneration meaning the combined production of heat and electricity.

Micheal Schmela

Spirit of Optimism in European PV Markets

The smarter E Podcast Episode 36

January 28, 2021

Michael Schmela, SolarPower Europe, talks about the solar power technology industry and why 2020 was it`s second best year in history.

Micheal Schmela

Spirit of Optimism in European PV Markets

Michael Schmela, SolarPower Europe, talks about the solar power technology industry and why 2020 was it`s second best year in history.

Marcus Fendt | Checrallah Kachouh

Electromobility 2020: Flash in the Pan or Breakthrough?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 35 | Langauge: German

January 21, 2021

Marcus Fendt, The Mobility House, and Checrallah Kachouh, Compleo, reveal potential behind-the-scenes and more of electric mobility.

Marcus Fendt | Checrallah Kachouh

Electromobility 2020: Flash in the Pan or Breakthrough?

Marcus Fendt, The Mobility House, and Checrallah Kachouh, Compleo, reveal potential behind-the-scenes and more of electric mobility.

Jeannette Uhlig

How Far Along are We in the Use of Green Hydrogen?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 33 | Language. German

January 07, 2021

For many, the hydrogen economy is a great source of hope. Today we talk about this with Jeannette Uhlig, dena.

Jeannette Uhlig

How Far Along are We in the Use of Green Hydrogen?

For many, the hydrogen economy is a great source of hope. Today we talk about this with Jeannette Uhlig, dena.

Prof. Dr. Göhlich

Vehicle-to-Grid: Bidirectional Charging Brings CO2 Saving Potential

The smarter E Podcast Episode 36

February 04, 2021

Prof. Dr. Göhlich from the Mobility2Grid research campus in Berlin, tells us more about new charging technologies.

Prof. Dr. Göhlich

Vehicle-to-Grid: Bidirectional Charging Brings CO2 Saving Potential

Prof. Dr. Göhlich from the Mobility2Grid research campus in Berlin, tells us more about new charging technologies.

Robert Busch

Eliminating Regulation, Reducing Barriers and Unleashing Existing Market Forces

The smarter E Podcast Episode 16 | Language: German

September 03, 2020

Rober Busch, CEO of the bne on how economic recovery and climate goals can go hand in hand.

Robert Busch

Eliminating Regulation, Reducing Barriers and Unleashing Existing Market Forces

Rober Busch, CEO of the bne on how economic recovery and climate goals can go hand in hand.

Rana Adib

Why the Energy Transition is Still an Electricity Turnaround Worldwide

The smarter E Podcast Episode 28

November 26, 2020

CEO Rana Adib talks about why, if you look at the numbers, the world wide energy transition, effectively is only an electricity turnaround.

Rana Adib

Why the Energy Transition is Still an Electricity Turnaround Worldwide

CEO Rana Adib talks about why, if you look at the numbers, the world wide energy transition, effectively is only an electricity turnaround.

Aurelie Beauvais

EU Recovery Package: Make or Break for the Green Deal?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 04

11.06.2020

Aurelie Beauvais

EU Recovery Package: Make or Break for the Green Deal?

Aurelie Beauvais, Policy Director of SolarPower Europe answers questions about the green deal.

Prof. Dr. Claudia Kemfert

The Economic Opportunities of a Smart Energy Transition

The smarter E Podcast Episode 17 | Language: German

September 10, 2020

We dicuss the future opportunities, economic consequences and the risks of an Energy Transition with economic expert Prof. Dr. Claudia Kemfert.

Prof. Dr. Claudia Kemfert

The Economic Opportunities of a Smart Energy Transition

We dicuss the future opportunities, economic consequences and the risks of an Energy Transition with economic expert Prof. Dr. Claudia Kemfert.

Frank Lehmann

The Path to a CO2-Neutral Company

The smarter E Podcast Episode 06 | Language: German

June 25, 2020

Frank Lehmann, Managing Director of Ensinger Mineral Heilquellen GmbH, talks about CO2 neutral companies.

Frank Lehmann

The Path to a CO2-Neutral Company

Frank Lehmann, Managing Director of Ensinger Mineral Heilquellen GmbH, talks about CO2 neutral companies.

Dr. Patrick Graichen

How do We Achive a Successful Energy Transition?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 19 | Language: German

September 24, 2020

Dr. Patrick Graichen talks over how the current pandemic and the climate crisis can be solved at the same time.

Dr. Patrick Graichen

How do We Achive a Successful Energy Transition?

Dr. Patrick Graichen talks over how the current pandemic and the climate crisis can be solved at the same time.

Zeyad Abul-Ella | Werner Diwald

Will Hydrogen Save the Energy Transition?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 08 | Language: German

July 09, 2020

Werner Diwald, Managing Director of DWV, and Zeyad Abul-Ella, co-founderand Managing Director of HPS, about the long-time sucess of the energy transition.

Zeyad Abul-Ella | Werner Diwald

Will Hydrogen Save the Energy Transition?

Werner Diwald, Managing Director of DWV, and Zeyad Abul-Ella, co-founderand Managing Director of HPS, about the long-time sucess of the energy transition.

Aurélie Alemany

Autarchy as a Huge Opportunity for the Storage Market

The smarter E Podcast Episode 30 | Language: German

December 10, 2020

The storage market in Europe is booming. But what will happen as a result of the EEG amendment? We talk about this with Aurelie Alemany, SENEC.

Aurélie Alemany

Autarchy as a Huge Opportunity for the Storage Market

The storage market in Europe is booming. But what will happen as a result of the EEG amendment? We talk about this with Aurelie Alemany, SENEC.

Cornelius Matthes

The New Oil: Green Hydrogen from the Arabian Gulf

The smarter E Podcast Episode 24

29.10.2020

In this episode we want to shed a light on the role of Dubai, and the MENA region for the new energy world. On board as the expert of the episode is Cornelius Matthes.

Cornelius Matthes

The New Oil: Green Hydrogen from the Arabian Gulf

In this episode we want to shed a light on the role of Dubai, and the MENA region for the new energy world. On board as the expert of the episode is Cornelius Matthes.

Matthias Vetter

The Current Status, Role and Costs of Energy Storage Technologies

The smarter E Podcast Episode 11

30.07.2020

Matthias Vetter, Head of Department Electrical Energy Storage of Fraunhofer Institute for ISE, gives us an update into the latest insights.

Matthias Vetter

The Current Status, Role and Costs of Energy Storage Technologies

Matthias Vetter, Head of Department Electrical Energy Storage of Fraunhofer Institute for ISE, gives us an update into the latest insights.

Florian Mayr

Long-term Effects of COVID-19 on the Storage Market

The smarter E Podcast Episode 07

02.07.2020

Florian Mayr, partner at Apricum, talks with us about the focus on the bankability of energy storage.

Florian Mayr

Long-term Effects of COVID-19 on the Storage Market

Florian Mayr, partner at Apricum, talks with us about the focus on the bankability of energy storage.

Thomic Ruschmeyer

Synergieeffekte durch Solar und E-Mobilität

The smarter E Podcast Episode 29 | Language: German

December 03, 2020

Thomic Ruschmeyer, BSM, discusses the importance of cross-sectoral solutions from renewable, green electricity.

Thomic Ruschmeyer

Synergieeffekte durch Solar und E-Mobilität

Thomic Ruschmeyer, BSM, discusses the importance of cross-sectoral solutions from renewable, green electricity.

Christian Schorn

How we Achieve the Energy and Climate Policy

The smarter E Podcast Episode 26 | Language: German

November 12, 2020

Christian Schorn, head of plant operations at TransnetBW GmbH, talks about how we can achieve the Energy and Climate Policy.

Christian Schorn

How we Achieve the Energy and Climate Policy

Christian Schorn, head of plant operations at TransnetBW GmbH, talks about how we can achieve the Energy and Climate Policy.

Frauke Thies

Prosumer Business Models Today and Tomorrow

The smarter E Podcast Episode 03 | Language: German

June 04, 2020

Frauke Thies, Managing Director of SmartEN, about today's business models for prosumers and their long-term perspective.

Frauke Thies

Prosumer Business Models Today and Tomorrow

Frauke Thies, Managing Director of SmartEN, about today's business models for prosumers and their long-term perspective.

Robert Spanheimer

The Integration of Renewable Energies into the Grid of the Future

The smarter E Podcast Episode 22 | Language: German

October 15, 2020

We are talking to Robert Spanheimer, divisional manager at the digital association BITKOM on the topic of energy.

Robert Spanheimer

The Integration of Renewable Energies into the Grid of the Future

We are talking to Robert Spanheimer, divisional manager at the digital association BITKOM on the topic of energy.

Espen Hauge

Europe as a New Hotspot for E-Mobility?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 18

17.09.2020

Is Europe now the new hotspot for electric mobility? Espen Hauge, president of AVERE, provides the answers.

Espen Hauge

Europe as a New Hotspot for E-Mobility?

Is Europe now the new hotspot for electric mobility? Espen Hauge, president of AVERE, provides the answers.

Ali Al-Hakim | Florian Martini | David Wedepohl

Clean Drinking Water Thanks to Solar Energy

The smarter E Podcast Episode 13 | Language: German

August 13, 2020

How can this water shortage be countered by treating and cleaning contaminated water? David Wedepohl and Ali Al-Hakim on this question.

Ali Al-Hakim | Florian Martini | David Wedepohl

Clean Drinking Water Thanks to Solar Energy

How can this water shortage be countered by treating and cleaning contaminated water? David Wedepohl and Ali Al-Hakim on this question.

Dr. Jann Binder

Photovoltaics – A Pillar of Sustainable Energy Supply

The smarter E Podcast Episode 14 | Language: German

Augsut 20, 2020

Dr. Jann Binder, head of the photovoltaics department at ZSW talks about the energy transition through Photovoltaics.

Dr. Jann Binder

Photovoltaics – A Pillar of Sustainable Energy Supply

Dr. Jann Binder, head of the photovoltaics department at ZSW talks about the energy transition through Photovoltaics.

Jennifer Dungs

How consumer demands are effecting the transport sector

The smarter E Podcast Episode 20

01.10.2020

Jennifer Dungs from InnoEnergy tells us what the solutions in the mobility and transport sectors might look like.

Jennifer Dungs

How consumer demands are effecting the transport sector

Jennifer Dungs from InnoEnergy tells us what the solutions in the mobility and transport sectors might look like.

Dr. Martin Ammon | Carsten Körnig

Premature end for half a million solar systems?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 27 | Language: German

November 19, 2020

We talk about the EEG 2021 with Carsten Körnig, BSW and Dr. Martin Ammon, EuPD Research.

Dr. Martin Ammon | Carsten Körnig

Premature end for half a million solar systems?

We talk about the EEG 2021 with Carsten Körnig, BSW and Dr. Martin Ammon, EuPD Research.

Expert Interviews

Expert Interview

The smarter E AWARD Finalists 2020 (Outstanding Projects)

June 17, 2020

Expert Interview

Expert Interview with Markus Emmert, Board Member of the German Federal Asociation for Emobility

December 03, 2020

A lot of new laws determine the charging market. But which measures result from the currently applicable laws, regulations and guidelines.

Expert Interview

Exclusive Interview with the ees AWARD Finalists 2020

June 18, 2020

Expert Interview

The smarter E AWARD Finalists 2020 (Smart Renewable Energy)

June 18, 2020

Expert Interview

Exclusive Interview with the Intersolar AWARD Finalists 2020

June 18, 2020

Expert Interview

„The best environment for e-mobility that we have seen until now”

December 03, 2019

Interview with Philippe Vangeel, Secretary-General of The European Association for Electromobility (AVERE)

Expert Interview

The Decade of Solar has Begun

March 13, 2020

Michael Schmela: “The decade of solar has begun”.

Expert Interview

Efficiency Gains Vary from 5 to 25 Percent

March 02, 2020

Dr. Radovan Kopecek: "Efficiency gains vary from 5 to 25 percent".

Expert Interview

Batteries Paving the Way for New Jobs

March 26, 2020

7 questions for VDMA’s Managing Director of EMINT Thilo Brückner

Expert Interview

“H2 Production Must be Taken to Industrial Scale”

March 13, 2020

Interview with Jorgo Chatzimarkakis, Secretary General of Hydrogen Europe

Expert Interview

Evolution in the Storage Market

March 03, 2020

Seven questions for ees Europe Conference Chairman Florian Mayr, partner at Apricum – The Cleantech Advisory

Expert Interview

“For E-Mobility We Must Focus on the Use of Renewable Energies”

March 15, 2020

Interview with Thomic Ruschmeyer on the German e-mobility market

Expert Interview

Versatile Vehicle Models and Better Charging in Public Areas

April 30, 2019

Six questions for Manuel Reich, Managing Director of GP JOULE Connect

Expert Interviews

"Cogeneration evolving into the backbone of a decentralized, integrated energy system"

February 22, 2021

Interview with Hans Korteweg, managing director of COGEN Europe

Industry News

Start-up Stories

Start-up Interview: „We want to decarbonize the industry“

February 19, 2021

Start-up Stories

Start-up Interview: "We Turn Flexibility into Money on the Intraday Market”

January 25, 2021

Industry News

EPO and IEA Sign MoU to Promote Innovation

October 05, 2020

Industry News

Vivo Energy and Robex Resources Power Mine in Mali with Solar + Storage

October 29, 2020

Industry News

Amazon Becomes World’s Largest Corporate Purchaser of Renewable Energy

December 14, 2020

Insights

Mix of Mechanical and Thermal Energy Storage

July 10, 2020

Start-up Stories

“We are Doubling Rooftop Biodiversity”

October 20, 2020

Start-up Stories

“Our solution doesn’t rely on the public grid”

November 23, 2020

The start-up Pionierkraft has combined hardware and software in its Pionierkraftwerk system.

Start-up Stories

Start-up interview: “We are dusting off the energy industry”

September 18, 2020

Industry News

Supply Google Data Centers with 100% Renewable Energy

November 10, 2020

Industry News

Toyota Plans Fully Sustainable City with Pv and Fuel Cells

February 09, 2020

Start-up Stories

“Everything Changed in 2019 and Demand Skyrocketed”

February 18, 2020

Industry News

Alfen Supplies Integrated Energy Solution for PZEM Middelburg

November 06, 2020

Best Practice

Best Practice Case Study: Change Starts in the Mind

April 30, 2020

Industry News

Danfoss to Decarbonize its Business by 2030 at the Latest

March 11, 2020

Insights

Linked Microgrids to Increase Supply Security in Sri Lanka

November 17, 2020

Industry News

Erasing the Past: Liftime Carbon Neutrality is the New Ambitous Goal

September 15, 2020

Insights

Electric Vehicle Fast Charging

June 18, 2020

Industry News

TOTAL Plans on Becoming a Net Zero Emission Company by 2050

May 07, 2020

Industry News

International Coalition for Energy Transition

July 06, 2020

Start-up Stories

Start-up Story: Turning Waste Heat into Profit

June 01, 2020

Insights

The Future of Green Mining in Africa

March 19, 2020

Start-up Stories

“Specific patterns make detailed load peak forecasting possible”

August 20, 2020

Industry News

Schneider Introduces New Digital Platform for the Management of Solar & Storage Energy

July 29, 2020

Start-up Stories

"This is a Groundbreaking Achievement"

June 02, 2020

Industry News

Innovative retrofit solution to decarbonise UK homes

November 02, 2020

Industry News

German software powering japanese energy transition

November 12, 2020

Industry News

Future Energy Lab Develops Digital Register

October 12, 2020

Industry News

Audi Demonstrates Sustainability in Glas, Steel and Conrete

April 07, 2020

Industry News

BASF to Offer Anode Binders for Lithium-Ion Batteries – Made in Europe

November 04, 2020

Publications

Publication

Intersolar Europe Exhibition Newspaper

Publication

EM-Power Europe Exhibition Newspaper

Publication

EM-Power Europe Exhibition Newspaper

Read the EM-Power Europe Exhibition Newspaper Issue 01 2020

Publication

Power2Drive Europe Exhibition Newspaper

Publication

Power2Drive Europe Exhibition Newspaper

Read the Power2Drive Europe Exhibition Newspaper Issue 01 2021.

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Publications

Download the Reform Paper "Energy Transition Unleashed"

Publications

Download the Reform Paper "Energy Transition Unleashed"

This reform paper formulates proposals to free the forces of the energy transition despite tight budgets.

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Publication

The smarter E Europe Exhibition Newspaper

Publication

The smarter E Europe Exhibition Newspaper

Read issue 02 of The smarter E Europe exhibition newspaper 2020.

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Publications

Download the Study "Energy Transition in the Context of Nuclear and Coal Phase-Out"

Publications

Download the Study "Energy Transition in the Context of Nuclear and Coal Phase-Out"

To avoid a shortfall in electricity generation, photovoltaics and storage must be greatly expanded in Germany.

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Publications

Download the "Global Market Outlook for Solar Power"

Publications

Download the "Global Market Outlook for Solar Power"

The Global Market Outlook for Solar Power 2020-2024 again thoroughly analyzes the market developments.

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Publications

Download the New "Market Overview Charging Systems"

Publications

Download the New "Market Overview Charging Systems"

Technical information about currently available charging systems, solar carports, apps and software solutions for charging.

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Publications

Download the "Intersolar Solarize Africa Market Report 2020"

Publications

Download the "Intersolar Solarize Africa Market Report 2020"

This second report in the "Solarize Africa" series investigates recent developments and future trends on the African continent.

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Publications

Whitepaper "Charging your Electric Fleet"

Publications

Whitepaper "Charging your Electric Fleet"

Autonomous, digital, networked - many future technologies are leading to new requirements and visions for fleet management.

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