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  • 30/01/2017
  • 11/11/2016
    RWTH Science Night 2016

    The “RWTH Science Night” has been taking place every year now since 2003 in the Kármán Auditorium, on the second Friday in November, and always welcomes numerous guests. The idea behind the Science Night is to present science in an unusual way and at an unusual time.

  • 04/11/2016
    First Partner Meeting of the Koperikus-Project ENSURE

    The project ENSURE (funded by the BMBF within the framework of the Kopernikus initiative) was launched with a kick-off meeting involving all project partners. The institutes ACS, FCN and PGS of the E.ON Energy Research Center (E.ON ERC) are also involved.

  • 13/10/2016
    E.ON ERC Colloquium: "Forecasting method for intraday power prices leading to market closure"

    Dipl.-Ing. Andreas Bader from Stadtkraft, Düsseldorf gave a lecture about the topic “Forecasting method for intraday power prices leading to market closure” on Thursday, October 13, 2016 at 04:00 pm in room 00.24. After the presentation there was time for snacks and drinks in the foyer.

  • 11/10/2016
    Patrick Elison was awarded the Friedrich-Wilhelm prize of the RWTH Aachen University for his master thesis

    We are very happy for Patrick Elison, who was awarded the Friedrich-Wilhelm prize of the RWTH Aachen University for his cooperation between the Schlumberger GmbH and his master thesis. His master thesis was about the topic: “Influence of uncertainty in thermal conductivity on thermal basin modelling” and was advised by our institute GGE. Patrick Elison graduated from IDEA-League master degree course “Applied Geophysics” (2013-2015).

  • 06/10/2016
    Anniversary Annual Meeting 2016

    On the 6th of October the E.ON Energy Research Center celebrated its 9th Annual Meeting. This time the meeting took place at the ENERGETICON and it was focused on the topic of “10 Years of Research on Urban Energy Systems”. As in the years before many representatives of industry and research were present.

  • 30/09/2016
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  • 12/07/2016
  • 23/06/2016
    E.ON and RWTH Continue Cooperation

    E.ON plans to continue a successful cooperation with RWTH Aachen University and has thus extended the cooperation agreement by another five years. E.ON executive board member Karsten Wildberger and RWTH Rector Ernst Schmachtenberg signed a corresponding agreement today.

  • 09/06/2016
    FAMOS for Family 2016

    Six executives of RWTH Aachen University were awarded for their family friendly personnel management.

  • 08/06/2016
    TEASER – "Tool for Energy Analysis and Simulation for Efficient Retrofit” released

    The Institute for Energy Efficient Buildings and Indoor Climate, E.ON Energy Research Center, RWTH Aachen University released “AixLib”, a Modelica model-library that contains more than 400 items which focus on building performance simulations.

  • 28/04/2016
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  • 13/11/2015
    RWTH Science Night 2015

    To present science in an unusual way and at an unusual time – this is the idea behind the “5 to 12” Science Night.

  • 11/11/2015
    E.ON ERC Colloquium: "A Brief History of Big Data Analytics"

    Mark J. Embrechts gave a lecture about the topic "A Brief History of Big Data Analytics" on the 11th November  2015 in room 00.24 at 4:00 p.m. After the presentation there was time for snacks and drinks in the foyer.

  • 28/10/2015
    CEDM Seminar – Reinhard Madlener

    On October 28, 2015, Reinhard Madlener, Director of the institute for Future Energy Consumer Needs and Behavior (FCN) gave a lecture about the topic: "Spatial Economic and Multi-Criteria Analysis of the Optimal Siting of Wind Power Plants". The seminar took place at Baker Hall, Carnegie Mellon University and was presented under the auspices of CEDM and the department of Engineering and Public Policy.

  • 28/10/2015
    E.ON ERC Newscast on ISPRA Symposium
     

    Prof. De Doncker and Prof. Monti were invited to the International Symposium "Towards A Transatlantic Emobility Market - Vehicles and Grids of the Future", which was organized in Ispra, Italy by the Joint Research Center of the European Commission.

  • 28/09/2015
    Real Time Seminar in Aachen

    E.ON Energy Research Center, RWTH Universität und OPAL-RT hosted a real time seminar in Aachen on Monday, 28th of Septemer 2015. This seminar dealt with the real-time simulation of power grids and power electronic systems.

     

     

     

  • 24/09/2015
    Energy Hills Colloquium

    Hans-Joachim Preuss, Member of the Managing Board of German GIZ (Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit) has presented the activities of GIZ. Focus was on energy and climate related activities. GIZ is the government owned entity in charge of international co-operation. GIZ has an annual budget of 2 milliard EUR, employing some 16.400. GIZ is one of the most important contractors for German industries, consultants etc.

  • 22/09/2015
    COOPERATE - Final Event

    After three years of research and development, the COOPERATE program (Control and optimization for positive energy neighbourhood) is now complete with successful experiments concluded at two test sites: one each in France and Ireland.

     

  • 25/08/2015
  • 12/08/2015
    Construction of the world-wide unique modular large battery storage begins in Aachen

    The official start of construction of the modular large battery storage M5BAT took place in Aachen. Such storages can be important landmarks for the development of renewable energies, as they contribute significantly to system stability. In addition, they open up a wide range of application fields. The planned power of five megawatts, as well as the high modularity - with different battery technologies linked together - make the "M5BAT" (Modular multi - megawatt multi - technology medium voltage battery storage) storage system called unique in the world.

  • 08/07/2015
    Opening at the Center for Wind an Power Drives

    Induction of the Center for Wind Power Drives, CWD. The NRW Construction and Real Estate Agency, BLB, in Aachen handed RWTH the key to the research building. The centerpiece of the new building on Campus Melaten is the four megawatt test bench for wind energy plants.

  • 22/06/2015
    The 6th International Symposium On Power Electronics For Distributed Generation Systems

    From the 22nd until 25th of June 2015 the 6th International Symposium On Power Electronics For Distributed Generation Systems (PEDG) took place in Aachen, Germany.

  • 01/06/2015
    Comfort Workshop with Prof. Shin-ichi Tanabe

    The Japanese scientiest Shin-ichi Tanabe visited the E.ON ERC. Scope of his visit was to improve the international cooperation with regards to thermal comfort and building energy technology.

  • 19/05/2015
    E.ON ERC Colloquium: "The Economy of Using high-alloy Material in Power Station Construction"

    Dipl.-Ing. Ralf Berker from BERKER IMPULS gave a presentation about "The Economy of Using high-alloy Material in Power Station Construction" on Mai 19th 2015 in room 00.24 at 4:30 p.m. After the presentation there was time for snacks and drinks in the foyer.

  • 12/05/2015
    E.ON ERC/ISEA/FEN Colloquium: "VISION 2050: what does that mean for today?“

    Dorothea Ernst from CEO Celviva gave a presentation about "VISION 2050: what does that mean for today?" on May 12th 2015 at 4:30 p.m. in room 00.24. After the presentation there was a disussion round and a "get-together".

  • 11/05/2015
    9th Project Manager Meeting in Aachen

    The 9th Project manager Meeting for EnEff:Stadt took place in Aachen from May 11th-12th.

  • 26/03/2015
    E.ON ERC Annual Meeting 2015

    On the 26th of March the 8th Annual Meeting of the E.ON Energy Research Center took place. This year’s focus lied on: "Future Urban Energy Systems". As in the last years many representatives from industry and research were present.

     

  • 09/03/2015
    International Renewable Energy Conference IRES

    On March, 9th to 11th the International Renewable Energy Conference IRES organized by Eurosolar took place in Düsseldorf and for the first time it was held at the same time and same place together with the Energy Storage Conference and the trade fair exhibition with more than 100 exhibitors at Messe Düsseldorf.

  • 05/03/2015
    FCN Research Colloquium: "Energy Efficiency, Consumption, and Behavior: Are Rebound Effects Played Up o

    Harry Saunders, Managing Director of Decision Processes Incorporated gave a presentation about „Energy Efficiency, Consumption, and Behavior: Are Rebound Effects Played Up or Down?“on March 5th 2015 at 4:0 p.m. in room 303, Wüllnerstraße 9.

    After the presentation there was a discussion and a “get-together”.

  • 11/02/2015
    E.ON ERC colloquium "Superconducting DC transmission and distribution: concepts and applications"

    Dr. Antonio Morandi from University of Bologna gave a presentation about „Superconducting DC transmission and distributions: concepts and applications“on February 2nd 2015 at 4:30 p.m. in room 00.24. After the presentation there was a discussion round and a “get-together”.

  • 28/01/2015
    ISEA Colloquium: Photovoltaik-Energie: Status und Ausblick

    In context of the colloquium-series on power electronics and electrical facitlities Dr. -Ing. Jürgen Reinert from SMA Solar Technology AG gave a presentation about "Photovoltaik: Status und Ausblick" on January 28th 2015 in room 00.24.

    After the presentation there was time for snacks and drinks in the foyer.

  • 02/12/2014
    E.ON ERC Colloquium: "A Whole New World: Energy Innovation - a reflection on trends, scenarios and strategies"

    In the context of the E.ON Energy Research Center Colloquium Series Bert Stuji from Innovation Energy Delta Institute gave a presentation about "Energy Innovation - a reflection on trends, scenarios and strategies" on December 2, 2014. During the following get-together all the participants had the opportunity to discuss this topic.

     

  • 25/11/2014
    E.ON ERC Colloquium Extracting geothermal energy while storing CO2

    In the context of the E.ON Energy Research Center Colloquium Series Prof. Martin Saar from the ETH Zürich gave a presentation about "Extracting geothermal energy while soring CO2" on November 25th, 2014.  

    During the following get-together all the participants had the opportunity to discuss this topic.

  • 14/11/2014
    E.ON ERC auf der RWTH "5 vor 12 Wissenschaftsnacht"

    The RWTH "Wissenschaftsnacht" took place at November 14th.

  • 11/11/2014
    Professor De Doncker gets RWTH Fellow award

    Within the framework of the excellence initiative, the RWTH Aachen has introduced the "RWTH Fellow" Program. The RWTH Fellowship is awarded to assistant, associate and full professors with outstanding research achievements.

    Professors Wolfgang Bleck, Rik W. De Doncker, Josef Hegger, Beate Herpertz-Dahlmann, Fritz Klocke, Wolfgang Schröder, Christian Trautwein, and Bettina Wiese have all been named RWTH Fellows. With this title, RWTH honors excellent, outstanding professors at RWTH Aachen with outstanding research achievements that have significantly contributed to the University's success. The title also carries an award of 50,000 Euros, which can be used for research.

  • 08/09/2014
    EBC participates in Annex 60 Meeting in Berkeley

    Three scientist from E.ON Energy Research Center participated in the Annex 60 Meeting at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory from 15th - 17th September 2014.

  • 03/09/2014
    Dr. Klitzsch received an award for "best teaching" (GGE)

    Dr. Norbert Klitzsch received an award for the best teaching at GeoTag 2014.

  • 14/08/2014
    7th EMEE Workshop 2014

    7th EMEE Workshop 2014 on “Empirical  Methods in Energy Economics”

  • 24/07/2014
    Rizqy Averous und Marco Stieneker visit the PEMWA Symposium in Milwaukee, WI, USA presenting their papers

    Rizqy Averous and Marco Stieneker visited the Power Electronics & Machines for Wind and Water Applications PEMWA 2014 Symposium in Milwaukee, WI, USA and presented their papers "Performance Characteristics of a Doubly-FedGenerator on a Test-Rig with Full-ScaleConverter-Based Grid Emulator" and "Optimum Design of Medium-Voltage DC Collector Grids Depending on the Offshore-Wind-Park Power".

  • 17/07/2014
    Final Report "Adaptive Control" online available

    The Final Report "Adaptive Control" can be accessed online via the Technischen Informationsbibliothek (Technical Information Library) of Hannover University.

  • 14/07/2014
    Symposium EnEV 2014 - Implications for the practice

    With about  90 visitors, the fifth Symposium "Buildings - Energy - Technology" at the E.ON Energy Research Center was well attended.

  • 29/05/2014
    122 Abstracts for BauSIM 2014 accepted [Updated]

    For this years BauSIM in Aachen, 122 Papers were accepted. BauSIM 2014 will take place in Aachen from 22.-24th September with the main topic "Human-Centered Building"

  • 14/05/2014
    Colloquium Patentwesen

    In the context of the E.ON Energy Research Center Colloquium Series, Mareike Schenk and Christoph Loef from the Institute for Power Electronics and Electrical Drives (ISEA), RWTH Aachen, gave a presentation about “Patentwesen” on May 14th and on May 27th, 2014.

    During the following get-together all the participants had the opportunity to discuss this topic.