Press Releases

Press Release

EM-Power Europe to Broaden its Focus Starting in 2021

June 9, 2020

Press Release

Energy Transition Products Barely an Issue between Consumers and Energy Suppliers

October 15, 2020

Press Release

The New "Charging Systems Market Overview"

June 25, 2020

Press Release

Energy Suppliers as Vital Link in Heat Transition

September 30, 2020

Press Release

The smarter E Europe Secures its Status

May 17, 2019

Press Release

Trends and technologies at the first Intersolar Innovation Day

July 9, 2020

Press Release

Weather and Yield Forecast Support Smart Power Grids

November 03, 2020

Press Release

Driving E-Mobility Forward with Renewable Energy

November 05, 2020

Press Release

Battery Production is Coming to Europe

November 12, 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

Press Release

Intersolar Solarize Africa Market Report 2020: Africa on the Rise

October 29, 2020

Press Release

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

February 04, 2020

Press Release

Manufacture of Photovoltaic Products in Europe is Becoming More Attractive

October 28, 2020

Press Release

ees AWARD 2020: Pioneering solutions for the storage industry

June 30, 2020

Press Release

Power2Drive Europe 2020: Developing Charging Infrastructure in Germany

March 03, 2020

Press Release

Intersolar AWARD 2020: Winners Announced

June 30, 2020

Pressemeldung

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

August 3, 2020

Press Release

The smarter E AWARD 2020: Finalists Announced

June 4, 2020

Press Release

Electric Utilities in Demand as Infrastructure Provider

October 08, 2020

Press Release

The smarter E AWARD 2020: Pioneering Projects and Products

June 30, 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

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

February 27, 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

Power2Drive Europe 2020: Intelligent Charging Systems

January 28, 2020

Press Release

ees Europe 2020: Energy Storage for Companies

February 4, 2020

Press Release

EM-Power 2020: Small Wind Turbines for the Energy Supply of the Future

March 19, 2020

Press Release

Charging at home – a growth area for energy suppliers.

December 11, 2019

The smarter E Podcast

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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

The smarter E Podcast Episode 04

11.06.2020

Podcast

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

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

Podcast

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.

Podcast

The Path to a CO2-Neutral Company

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

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

That's How Sustainable and Future-Oriented E-Mobility Really is

The smarter E Podcast Episode 21 | Language: German

October 08, 2020

Kurt Sigl, founder and president of the Bundesverband eMobilität e.V., tells us more about the future of E-Mobility.

Podcast

That's How Sustainable and Future-Oriented E-Mobility Really is

Kurt Sigl, founder and president of the Bundesverband eMobilität e.V., tells us more about the future of E-Mobility.

Podcast

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).

Podcast

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).

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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

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

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

Merchant PV Conquers the European Electricity Market

The smarter E Podcast Episode 05

18.06.2020

The German Solar Industry Association (BSW) about the future of large ground-mounted PV-systems in Europe.

Podcast

Merchant PV Conquers the European Electricity Market

The German Solar Industry Association (BSW) about the future of large ground-mounted PV-systems in Europe.

Podcast

Floating Solar PV – Global Momentum and Perspectives

The smarter E Podcast Episode 09

16.07.2020

Interessting economic insights as well as indepth engineering about floating pv from Minne de Jong and Toni Weigl.

Podcast

Floating Solar PV – Global Momentum and Perspectives

Interessting economic insights as well as indepth engineering about floating pv from Minne de Jong and Toni Weigl.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

Premature end for half a million solar systems?

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

Podcast

Fall of the 52 Gigawatt Cap for Photovoltaics

The smarter E Podcast Episode 01 | Language: German

May 21, 2020

Carsten Körnig, General Manager of the German Solar Industry Association (BSW) talks about the PV expansion in Germany.

Podcast

Fall of the 52 Gigawatt Cap for Photovoltaics

Carsten Körnig, General Manager of the German Solar Industry Association (BSW) talks about the PV expansion in Germany.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

Renaissance of European PV Production - Solar Boom 2.0?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 23 | Language: German

October 22, 2020

How do you intend to prevail against the competition from the Far East? We talk about that with Meyer Burger CEO Gunter Erfurt.

Podcast

Renaissance of European PV Production - Solar Boom 2.0?

How do you intend to prevail against the competition from the Far East? We talk about that with Meyer Burger CEO Gunter Erfurt.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

Synergieeffekte durch Solar und E-Mobilität

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

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

Photovoltaics – A Pillar of Sustainable Energy Supply

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

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

Prosumer Business Models Today and Tomorrow

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

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

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.

Podcast

Future Trend Up and Close: Technical Revolution through Electromobility

The smarter E Podcast Episode 10 | Language: German

July 23, 2020

The renowned futurologist Lars Thomsen about the future of the mobility transition, energy transition and climate change.

Podcast

Future Trend Up and Close: Technical Revolution through Electromobility

The renowned futurologist Lars Thomsen about the future of the mobility transition, energy transition and climate change.

Industry News

News

The smarter E Goes Digital

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

Insights

Linked Microgrids to Increase Supply Security in Sri Lanka

November 17, 2020

Expert Interview

The smarter E AWARD Finalists 2020 (Smart Renewable Energy)

June 18, 2020

Industry News

TOTAL Plans on Becoming a Net Zero Emission Company by 2050

May 07, 2020

Industry News

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

September 15, 2020

Expert Interview

Exclusive Interview with the ees AWARD Finalists 2020

June 18, 2020

Best Practice

Best Practice Case Study: Change Starts in the Mind

April 30, 2020

Industry News

EPO and IEA Sign MoU to Promote Innovation

October 05, 2020

Industry News

Danfoss to Decarbonize its Business by 2030 at the Latest

March 11, 2020

Start-up Stories

“Specific patterns make detailed load peak forecasting possible”

August 20, 2020

Industry News

Amazon Becomes World’s Largest Corporate Purchaser of Renewable Energy

December 14, 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

Exclusive Interview with the Intersolar AWARD Finalists 2020

June 18, 2020

Insights

Mix of Mechanical and Thermal Energy Storage

July 10, 2020

Industry News

Supply Google Data Centers with 100% Renewable Energy

November 10, 2020

Industry News

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

October 29, 2020

Start-up Stories

“We are Doubling Rooftop Biodiversity”

October 20, 2020

Start-up Stories

Start-up Story: Turning Waste Heat into Profit

June 01, 2020

Industry News

Alfen Supplies Integrated Energy Solution for PZEM Middelburg

November 06, 2020

Start-up Stories

“Everything Changed in 2019 and Demand Skyrocketed”

February 18, 2020

Start-up Stories

"This is a Groundbreaking Achievement"

June 02, 2020

Industry News

International Coalition for Energy Transition

July 06, 2020

Insights

Electric Vehicle Fast Charging

June 18, 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

US Energy Department Launches ARIES Platform

August 13, 2020

Expert Interview

The smarter E AWARD Finalists 2020 (Outstanding Projects)

June 17, 2020

Publications

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Publications

Download the "Global Market Outlook for Solar Power"

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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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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 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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