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HITEC Day - Energy Technologies: Renewable Energies

23.05.2013 09:00 Uhr
23.05.2013 17:15 Uhr

Coping with the challenges of high oil prices, peak oil, and climate change is one of the essential tasks of mankind in the 21st century. Renewable energy resources are at hand to tackle these challenges, and their efficient utilization is a matter of intense research, not only because of continuously increasing government support in this field. Taking into account social and economic aspects, research and development in renewable energies is so manifold that it attracts scientists from all areas of expertise.

The seminar will elucidate different renewable energy ressources together with their socio-economic implications.

You will learn about

  • the basics of different renewable energy concepts from a scientific viewpoint
  • the economic impact of renewable energies
  • the challenges in transfer from lab to industry


  • Bioenergy
  • Photovoltaics
  • Solar Fuels
  • Wind Energy
  • Geothermal Energy
  • Implications of Policy Change

 HITEC Programm (PDF, 43 kB)
 Programm Announcement (PDF, 57 kB)