EFZN Lines of Research

Solar and Wind Energy

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Lower Saxony does not only have great potential for the utilisation of wind energy, but as an extensive flatland it has the second highest potential of all federal states to utilise solar energy.

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Integrated Energy Systems / Interlinking of Sectors

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The move to renewable energies as well as increasing digitalisation lead to a fundamental structural change of integrated energy systems.

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P2X Technologies

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With increasing regenerative energy production, electrical energy can be considered more and more to be a primary energy source.

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EFZN Cross-Cutting Research

Material Sciences

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Materials and construction materials play a significant role in developing systems for energy conversion and storage.

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Social Sciences

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The transformation of the German, European and global energy system is not only a challenge from the point of view of technology and natural sciences, but also constitutes a task for society as a whole.

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