dena holds EnR presidency

Since February 2016, dena has been holding the presidency of the European Energy Network (EnR). What are dena's aims during the one-year term? And what, in fact, are the aims of the European network of national energy agencies?

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As a centre of expertise for energy efficiency, renewable energy sources and smart energy systems, dena is also active abroad. The agency aims to approach the energy turnaround at the international level, place German technologies and expertise and adapt them to local conditions, and develop energy efficiency markets.

dena’s activities focus on the Chinese, RussianCentral Asian, Turkey and French markets.

Stepping up European cooperation

The long-term success of the energy transition crucially depends on European cooperation. dena is therefore an active member not only of the German-French Energy Transition Platform but also of the European Energy Network (EnR). In February 2016, dena assumed the one-year presidency of the EnR.

More on dena’s involvement in the European Energy Network


22.04.2016  Energy transition: countdown begins for Franco-German Innovation Award Co-operative projects and ideas sought from companies and research institutes in both countries read more

31.03.2016  Green Building Conference in Beijing: dena promotes Sino-German cooperation dena promoted a continued strengthening of collaboration between Germany and China at China's leading trade fair for energy-efficient construction. read more

29.03.2016  Pilot project in Ukraine: Over 700 building owners eager to take part A building refurbishment programme in Ukraine organised by dena, Initiative Wohnungswirtschaft Osteuropa (IWO) and Kompetenzzentrum Großsiedlungen e.V., has met with enthusiastic response in Ukraine. 715 building owners submitted their applications to take part in just under two weeks. read more

22.03.2016  Eco Cities in China: dena advises Olympic city Zhangjiakou on climate protection The city of Zhangjiakou intends to work together with Beijing to organise the 2022 Winter Olympics in a manner that is as environmentally and climate-friendly as possible. read more