Energy systems of the future

Step for step, Germany’s energy supply is switching to renewable energy sources. This process comes with a new set of challenges. Production will depend increasingly on the weather and will be provided by larger numbers of decentralised units.

The many different components of the energy system need to be connected and coordinated intelligently. dena develops solutions for an integrated energy system – in close dialogue with partners in all the relevant sectors.

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Energy systems

A holistic view of refurbishment

Tomorrow’s energy systems will have to overcome many and varied challenges. Production, distribution and consumption need to be linked intelligently… Read more

Electricity grids

Tomorrow’s electricity grids

Germany’s electricity grid is the main stage for the energy transition. The changing conditions present major challenges. It is dena’s role to support… Read more

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Based on liberalisation

Compared with other parts of the EU, the German electricity market is largely liberalised. The variety of stakeholders and the use of dynamic trading… Read more