Werner Diwald

Job Title
Chairman of the Board
German Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association

- born 12 November 1966 in Essen
Graduated as Technical MBA in Hamburg
- 2000 to 2008 Signatory/Project Manager at Uckerwerk Energietechnik GmbH/Enertrag AG
- From 2001 Director of ENERTRAG Systemtechnik GmbH.
- 2008 to 2013 Member of the Board at Enertrag AG, the leading project developers and operators of wind farms and hybrid power stations
- Since 2011 Member of the Federal Expert Commission for Energy Policy of the German Economic Council
- Since 2013 Director of ENCON.Europe GmbH
- Since 2014 Chairman of DWV
- Since 2016 spokesman of of the Expert Commission performing energy

October 06, 2021Green Hydrogen from and for Europe

October 06, 2021The Green Hydrogen Manifesto: Presentation of Demands for „Hydrogen as Enabler of a Circular Economy & Decarbonisation“


Further Content

Press Release

The smarter E Europe Restart 2021 – A Spectacular New Start for the Innovation Hub

October 11, 2021

After a triumphant three days, it’s clear that The smarter E Europe Restart 2021 was a success. Taking place in a more compact restart format due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the innovation hub for new energy solutions was an absolute success. With more than 450 exhibitors, 45,000 square meters of exhibition space and around 26,000 visitors from 93 countries, it was possible to host the event again for the first time in two years. Responses from exhibitors, visitors, organizers und partners were positive across the board: “We are so happy to finally meet again in person!” The industry is looking forward to the next The smarter E Europe from May 11–13, 2022.

Press release

Conventional electricity imports are the Achilles’ heel of the German energy transition

September 30, 2021

EUPD Research study findings show that about two thirds of private households are concerned about increasing electricity imports based on conventional energy sources. An analysis of German electricity imports in 2021 reveals a heterogeneous picture.

Expert Interview

"The vehicle system and the global charging infrastructure must be BiDi-capable in the long term"

September 3, 2021

Interview with Martin Roemheld


Exhibitor News & Press Releases

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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.