Press Release, Berlin

Start-ups focus on World Energy Congress

#SET100 start-ups present business models in Abu Dhabi / Innovations for an integrated energy transition / Next round of the SET competition to kick-off in Stockholm on September 30th 2019

press release, Brussels

Global Alliance Powerfuels presents guidelines for market development

Auctions, blending quotas and CO2 pricing promise rapid progress for electricity-based fuels

Press release, Berlin

dena study: Energy system would benefit from immediate introduction of blockchain technology

Improving the framework conditions for key energy transition technologies and increasing investor confidence

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Energy transition with us

How dena is shaping the energy transition

Efficient, intelligent and sustainable – this is our aim for how energy should be generated and used in future. We put it into practice with our partners and clients from the public and private sectors. Together we are involved in numerous projects and services that will advance the energy transition.

We communicate openly to find solutions to many of the unanswered questions of the energy transition. We analyse markets, identify solutions, develop strategies, build networks, support pilot projects and engage actively with the general public.
And what can we do for you?

Figures about us

dena was founded in autumn 2000
appr 650
have been launched by dena for the energy transition since it was founded.
of which 53% are women

Where you can find us

Brussels Brief


dena Energiewende-Kongress 2019


Our topics

Renewable energies

Shaping the continued expansion

A new phase in the energy transition has begun in Germany. The focus now is increasingly on linking the energy systems. This also means transferring... read more

Our services & references

Strategy and consulting Studies and analyses Project development Market development Networks Communication

Integrated Energy Transition

The dena Study Integrated Energy Transition examines the impact of energy production and distribution, building, mobility and industry sectors as well as their interactions and dependencies with a view to designing an integrated, climate-friendly energy system in 2050. read more

Main topic

Urban energy transition: Driven by the cities

Global growth is taking place above all in urban centres: Already today, more than half the world population lives in cities, and seven out of ten people are expected to do so by the year 2050. Hence, ecological urban redevelopment is an urgent issue in many countries. However, the challenges on the various continents can vary considerably. We present some perspectives and show you what dena has to do with them. read more


dena Energiewende-Kongress 2019

The energy transition is one of the greatest and most exciting challenges of our time. The dena Energiewende-Kongress will bring together high-level representatives from all relevant sectors. The Congress connects manufacturers, service providers, influencers, science, research and start ups. read more


Energy Efficieny Award

Since 2007, the German Energy Agency (dena) has presented the Energy Efficiency Award to private and public companies that have achieved outstanding successes in increasing energy efficiency.

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Global Alliance Powerfuels

The Global Alliance Powerfuels wants to foster the development of a global market for powerfuels. It defines powerfuels as synthetic gaseous or liquid non-biofuels that draw their energy content from renewable electricity.

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