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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

Global Alliance Powerfuels partners are advancing the market development of Powerfuels in German "Regulatory Sandboxes of Energiewende"

Federal Economics Minister Peter Altmaier recently announced the winners of the "Ideas competition for the Regulatory Sandboxes of Energiewende". In the 20 regulatory sandboxes throughout Germany, new hydrogen technologies will be researched on an industrial scale and in a real environment. Enertrag and Uniper, two members of the Global Alliance Powerfuels are involved in the implementation of the projects.

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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Integrated Energy Transition
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Integrated Energy Transition

The dena study on Integrated Energy Transitioaims to give orientation about investments and future-compliant business models in an integrated energy system.

Energy efficiency in Kazakhstan
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Energy efficiency in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan has set specific energy efficiency targets. Germany’s experience in the energy transition and its advanced technology make it a much sought-after partner. During dena’s ‘German Energy Dialogue’ on 11 and 12 July in Astana, representatives of both countries exchanged ideas and information on questions relating to a sustainable energy industry.

Reactive power
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Reactive power

Reactive power and other ancillary services help grid operators to ensure that the voltage and frequency in the electricity grid remains stable. As the use of renewable energy sources increases, these services will become more and more important. How should they be configured in future? Who is going to provide them? Under what conditions? To answer questions like these, dena has set up its Ancillary Services Platform.

Energy Efficiency Award
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Energy Efficiency Award

The winners of the Energy Efficiency Award have proved it: investment in energy efficiency pays off. With the aid of modern technology or innovative energy concepts, companies in industry, trade and commerce can achieve persuasive returns.

Database of Energy Efficiency Experts
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Database of Energy Efficiency Experts

The ‘Database of Energy Efficiency Experts for Government Subsidy Programmes’ shows builders where to find experts with accredited qualifications for advice on energy. The experts benefit too: thanks to the database they can win new customers.

Energy-Efficient Street Lighting Roadshow
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Energy-Efficient Street Lighting Roadshow

Geestland in Lower Saxony is the first municipality in Germany to light its roads exclusively with LEDs. The municipality is an important driving force behind dena's 'Energy-Efficient Street Lighting Roadshow'.

Take action now: The ball is on the penalty mark
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Take action now: The ball is on the penalty mark

There is a lot of pressure to act regarding the topic of conversion of electricity to gas (power to gas). The Paris Agreement demands swift action. While the expansion of renewable energy sources is making rapid progress in the electricity sector, it is sluggish in transport and heating. At the Annual Conference of dena’s Power to Gas Strategy Platform, it became clear that there is no shortage of solutions. Everything now depends on establishing policies to implement them.

Power to Gas
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Power to Gas

Power to Gas technology, which is being tested at the hybrid power plant in Prenzlau, could be the solution for one of the largest challenges of the energy transition: it allows green electricity to be converted into gas, thereby making it possible to store it. During a visit to the power plant, we find out how this technology works, its significance for the future of electricity supply, and what role the dena strategy platform plays in this.

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