Press Releases

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The smarter E Europe Restart 2021 – A Spectacular New Start for the Innovation Hub

October 11, 2021

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The smarter E Europe Restart 2021 – Green Light for the Energy Transition

October 6, 2021

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Hydrogen Manifesto introduced at The smarter E Europe Restart 2021

October 6, 2021

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E-Mobility: The Bridge between the New Energy World and the World of Mobility

September, 16, 2021

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Power2Drive Europe Restart 2021: The End of the Internal Combustion Engine – Many Car Manufacturers are Ready

August 19, 2021

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Energy Saving Potential in Private Households as an Important Element for a Successful Energy Transition

August 12, 2021

Home office and reduced social contacts outside one’s home have resulted in an increase of electricity consumption for about 50% out of 500 households, surveyed by EUPD Research. At the same time, 69% of interviewees clearly see energy saving potential in their own homes.

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ees AWARD 2021: Awards for Innovative Batteries and Energy Storage Systems

July 21, 2021

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The smarter E AWARD 2021: Winners Announced

July 21, 2021

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Powerful pioneers for 30 years: Intersolar turns 30

July 15, 2021

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Private households see high potential in hydrogen, especially for mobility

July 13, 2021

A recent EUPD Research study focuses on the use of hydrogen in everyday life from a private household’s perspective. The majority of interviewees see the use of hydrogen in daily life rather long-term and especially relevant for the area of mobility.

Press Release

Local charging stations as prerequisite for electric cars

June 24, 2021

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The smarter E AWARD 2021: Finalists Present Pioneering Projects and Products for Energy Industry

June 10, 2021

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New "Market Overview Charging Systems": Easy Overview, Great Variety

June 01, 2021

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The smarter E Europe to be held as The smarter E Europe Restart 2021 in October

April 27, 2021

Press Release

CO2 Tax as Stimulus in the Growth Area of Electric Mobility

April 22, 2021

The newly implemented CO2 tax introduced at the beginning of 2021 is aimed at accelerating the transition from conventional fuel input to energy transition (‘Energiewende’) technologies.

Press Release

Poleposition for Electro-Mobility – The Global Race Begins

March 22, 2021

Press Release

Charging Infrastructure Business Electrifies Europe

March 04, 2021

Press Release

Coronavirus Pandemic – a Catalyst for Sustainability

February 16, 2021

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Europe Takes the Lead in Electric Vehicles

February 04, 2021

AWARD

Energy Game-Changers Wanted: Apply for the AWARDs

January 14, 2021

Press Release

Driving E-Mobility Forward with Renewable Energy

November 05, 2020

Press Release

Electric Utilities in Demand as Infrastructure Provider

October 08, 2020

Press Release

The smarter E Europe 2021: 65 Percent of the Booth Space in 2020 Has Been Reconfirmed for Next Year

August 3, 2020

Press Release

Intersolar AWARD 2020: Winners Announced

June 30, 2020

Press Release

The smarter E AWARD 2020: Pioneering Projects and Products

June 30, 2020

Press Release

ees AWARD 2020: Pioneering Solutions for the Storage Industry

June 30, 2020

Press Release

The New "Charging Systems Market Overview"

June 25, 2020

Press Release

The smarter E AWARD 2020: Finalists Announced

June 4, 2020

Press Release

Intersolar AWARD 2020: Finalists Impress With Innovative Solutions for the Solar industry

June 4, 2020

The smarter E Podcast

Konrad Hammer

Looking through charging systems: What subsidies are offered?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 71 | Language: German

November 18, 2021

Interview with Konrad Hammer, head of the Federal-Länder-Municipal Coordination and the Funding team at the National Charging Infrastructure Control Center in Berlin.

Joachim Goldbeck

New Federal Government Equals New Energy World? What awaits us in 2022

The smarter E Podcast Episode 74 | Language: German

December 9, 2021

Interview with Joachim Goldbeck, CEO of Goldbeck Solar GmbH

Joachim Goldbeck

New Federal Government Equals New Energy World? What awaits us in 2022

Interview with Joachim Goldbeck, CEO of Goldbeck Solar GmbH

Kurt Sigl

That's How Sustainable and Future-Oriented E-Mobility Really is

The smarter E Podcast Episode 21 | Language: German

October 08, 2020

Kurt Sigl, founder and president of the Bundesverband eMobilität e.V., tells us more about the future of E-Mobility.

Kurt Sigl

That's How Sustainable and Future-Oriented E-Mobility Really is

Kurt Sigl, founder and president of the Bundesverband eMobilität e.V., tells us more about the future of E-Mobility.

Aurelie Beauvais

EU Recovery Package: Make or Break for the Green Deal?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 04

June 11, 2020

Aurelie Beauvais

EU Recovery Package: Make or Break for the Green Deal?

Aurelie Beauvais, Policy Director of SolarPower Europe answers questions about the green deal.

Rana Adib

Why the Energy Transition is Still an Electricity Turnaround Worldwide

The smarter E Podcast Episode 28

November 26, 2020

CEO Rana Adib talks about why, if you look at the numbers, the world wide energy transition, effectively is only an electricity turnaround.

Rana Adib

Why the Energy Transition is Still an Electricity Turnaround Worldwide

CEO Rana Adib talks about why, if you look at the numbers, the world wide energy transition, effectively is only an electricity turnaround.

Frank Lehmann

The Path to a CO2-Neutral Company

The smarter E Podcast Episode 06 | Language: German

June 25, 2020

Frank Lehmann, Managing Director of Ensinger Mineral Heilquellen GmbH, talks about CO2 neutral companies.

Frank Lehmann

The Path to a CO2-Neutral Company

Frank Lehmann, Managing Director of Ensinger Mineral Heilquellen GmbH, talks about CO2 neutral companies.

Dr. Patrick Graichen

How do We Achive a Successful Energy Transition?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 19 | Language: German

September 24, 2020

Dr. Patrick Graichen talks over how the current pandemic and the climate crisis can be solved at the same time.

Dr. Patrick Graichen

How do We Achive a Successful Energy Transition?

Dr. Patrick Graichen talks over how the current pandemic and the climate crisis can be solved at the same time.

Robert Busch

Eliminating Regulation, Reducing Barriers and Unleashing Existing Market Forces

The smarter E Podcast Episode 16 | Language: German

September 03, 2020

Rober Busch, CEO of the bne on how economic recovery and climate goals can go hand in hand.

Robert Busch

Eliminating Regulation, Reducing Barriers and Unleashing Existing Market Forces

Rober Busch, CEO of the bne on how economic recovery and climate goals can go hand in hand.

Florian Mayr

What Impact will Sustainable Batteries Have on the Market?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 46

April 15, 2021

Florian Mayr, Partner at Apricum, the Cleantech Advisory about the future of batterie storage systems and more.

Florian Mayr

What Impact will Sustainable Batteries Have on the Market?

Florian Mayr, Partner at Apricum, the Cleantech Advisory about the future of batterie storage systems and more.

Michael Renner

Renewable Energy and Jobs – What Prospects Does the Market Offer?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 47

April 22, 2021

Is the rise of renewables really connected to a substantial increase in jobs? Michael Renner, Programs Officer at IRENA, tells us.

Michael Renner

Renewable Energy and Jobs – What Prospects Does the Market Offer?

Is the rise of renewables really connected to a substantial increase in jobs? Michael Renner, Programs Officer at IRENA, tells us.

Prof. Dr. Achim Kampker

Status and Prospects of Lithium-Ion Battery Recycling

The smarter E Podcast Episode 50 | Language: German

May 27, 2021

Achim Kampker, RWTH Aachen, talks about optimisation potential in the recycling industry.

Prof. Dr. Achim Kampker

Status and Prospects of Lithium-Ion Battery Recycling

Achim Kampker, RWTH Aachen, talks about optimisation potential in the recycling industry.

Alexander Esser

European Hydrogen Market Set to Explode

The smarter E Podcast Episode 39

February 18, 2021

Alexander Esser, Energy Economist at Aurora Energy Research, shares how big the role of hydrogen will really be.

Alexander Esser

European Hydrogen Market Set to Explode

Alexander Esser, Energy Economist at Aurora Energy Research, shares how big the role of hydrogen will really be.

Konrad Benze | Johannes Brodführer

Will There Soon be a Kind of AirBnB for Charging Stations?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 40 | Language: German

March 04, 2021

Konrad Benze, ChargeHere, and Johannes Brodführer, eliso, answer all our questions on the subject of charging columns.

Konrad Benze | Johannes Brodführer

Will There Soon be a Kind of AirBnB for Charging Stations?

Konrad Benze, ChargeHere, and Johannes Brodführer, eliso, answer all our questions on the subject of charging columns.

Dr. Paul Troughton

Customers Benefiting from Flexibility?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 43

March 25, 2021

Dr. Paul Troughton, Senior Director of Regulatory Affairs for Enel X talks about energy supply and more.

Dr. Paul Troughton

Customers Benefiting from Flexibility?

Dr. Paul Troughton, Senior Director of Regulatory Affairs for Enel X talks about energy supply and more.

Nicolaus Schuerhoff

Fight Against Climate Crisis: Effective Strategies for Companies

The smarter E Podcast Episode 51

June 10, 2021

Nicolaus Schuerhoff, Climate Impact Analyst from right. based on science talks about greenhouse gas emissions, fossil fuels and carbonization.

Nicolaus Schuerhoff

Fight Against Climate Crisis: Effective Strategies for Companies

Nicolaus Schuerhoff, Climate Impact Analyst from right. based on science talks about greenhouse gas emissions, fossil fuels and carbonization.

Hans-Josef Fell

100% Renewable Energies for Germany by 2030?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 53 | Language: German

June 24, 2021

How can we achieve the goal of generating all our electricity from renewable energies? Hans-Josef Fell, Energy Wach Group, tells us.

Hans-Josef Fell

100% Renewable Energies for Germany by 2030?

How can we achieve the goal of generating all our electricity from renewable energies? Hans-Josef Fell, Energy Wach Group, tells us.

Bernadette Del Chiaro

Renewable Energy Markets: What Europe can learn from California

The smarter E Podcast Episode 54

July 01, 2021

What can Europe learn from California? That's what we're talking about today with Bernadette del Chiaro from California Solar & Storage Association.

Bernadette Del Chiaro

Renewable Energy Markets: What Europe can learn from California

What can Europe learn from California? That's what we're talking about today with Bernadette del Chiaro from California Solar & Storage Association.

Wolfgang Saam | Jens Hesselbach

Ways to become a climate neutral company

The smarter E Podcast Episode 55

July 8, 2021

Should companies from different industries strive for the same kind of climate neutrality? We talk about this with Wolfgang Saam, Managing Director of the Association of Climate Protection Companies (Verband Klimaschutz Unternehmen e. V.) and Prof. Jens Hesselbach, Head of the UPP Department of Environmentally Compatible Products and Processes at the University of Kassel.

Wolfgang Saam | Jens Hesselbach

Ways to become a climate neutral company

Should companies from different industries strive for the same kind of climate neutrality? We talk about this with Wolfgang Saam, Managing Director of the Association of Climate Protection Companies (Verband Klimaschutz Unternehmen e. V.) and Prof. Jens Hesselbach, Head of the UPP Department of Environmentally Compatible Products and Processes at the University of Kassel.

Panel Discussion

Vehicle2Grid as Game-Changer of the New Energy World

The smarter E Podcast Episode 67 | Language: English

October 28, 2021

Panel with Niklas Schirmer (Elli, Volkswagen Group Charging GmbH), Marcus Fendt, (The Mobility House), Rüdiger Freimann, (Erwin Hymer Group SE), Tillmann Laux (Sono Motors) and Markus Emmert (Bundesverband eMobilität e.V. / BEM)

Panel Discussion

Vehicle2Grid as Game-Changer of the New Energy World

Panel with Niklas Schirmer (Elli, Volkswagen Group Charging GmbH), Marcus Fendt, (The Mobility House), Rüdiger Freimann, (Erwin Hymer Group SE), Tillmann Laux (Sono Motors) and Markus Emmert (Bundesverband eMobilität e.V. / BEM)

Prof. Dr. Göhlich

Vehicle-to-Grid: Bidirectional Charging Brings CO2 Saving Potential

The smarter E Podcast Episode 36

February 04, 2021

Prof. Dr. Göhlich from the Mobility2Grid research campus in Berlin, tells us more about new charging technologies.

Prof. Dr. Göhlich

Vehicle-to-Grid: Bidirectional Charging Brings CO2 Saving Potential

Prof. Dr. Göhlich from the Mobility2Grid research campus in Berlin, tells us more about new charging technologies.

Thomic Ruschmeyer

Synergieeffekte durch Solar und E-Mobilität

The smarter E Podcast Episode 29 | Language: German

December 03, 2020

Thomic Ruschmeyer, BSM, discusses the importance of cross-sectoral solutions from renewable, green electricity.

Thomic Ruschmeyer

Synergieeffekte durch Solar und E-Mobilität

Thomic Ruschmeyer, BSM, discusses the importance of cross-sectoral solutions from renewable, green electricity.

Heiko Luft

How Electric Cars can be Integrated Into the Fleet

The smarter E Podcast Episode 61 | Language: German

September 2, 2021

Interview with Heiko Luft and EnBW

Heiko Luft

How Electric Cars can be Integrated Into the Fleet

Interview with Heiko Luft and EnBW

Zeyad Abul-Ella | Werner Diwald

Will Hydrogen Save the Energy Transition?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 08 | Language: German

July 09, 2020

Werner Diwald, Managing Director of DWV, and Zeyad Abul-Ella, co-founderand Managing Director of HPS, about the long-time sucess of the energy transition.

Zeyad Abul-Ella | Werner Diwald

Will Hydrogen Save the Energy Transition?

Werner Diwald, Managing Director of DWV, and Zeyad Abul-Ella, co-founderand Managing Director of HPS, about the long-time sucess of the energy transition.

Lisa Bolin | Dr. Sandra Wappelhorst

Paths to Zero Emission Mobility

The smarter E Podcast Episode 58

July 29, 2021

Lisa Bolin, Polestar, and Dr. Sandra Wappelhorst, ICCT, talk about the role of electric mobility in relation to the new climate targets.

Lisa Bolin | Dr. Sandra Wappelhorst

Paths to Zero Emission Mobility

Lisa Bolin, Polestar, and Dr. Sandra Wappelhorst, ICCT, talk about the role of electric mobility in relation to the new climate targets.

Dr. Martin Heinrich

Vehicle-Integrated Photovoltaics (VIPV): Flexible Solar Modules for More Power

The smarter E Podcast Episode 63 | Language: English

September 16, 2021

Interview with Dr. Martin Heinrich, Fraunhofer ISE

Dr. Martin Heinrich

Vehicle-Integrated Photovoltaics (VIPV): Flexible Solar Modules for More Power

Interview with Dr. Martin Heinrich, Fraunhofer ISE

Espen Hauge

Europe as a New Hotspot for E-Mobility?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 18

September 17, 2020

Is Europe now the new hotspot for electric mobility? Espen Hauge, president of AVERE, provides the answers.

Espen Hauge

Europe as a New Hotspot for E-Mobility?

Is Europe now the new hotspot for electric mobility? Espen Hauge, president of AVERE, provides the answers.

Dr. Axel Sprenger

E-Mobility Providers: Learning Effects from User's Perspective

The smarter E Podcast Episode 32 | Language: German

December 31, 2020

Dr. Axel Sprenger, CEO and founder of uScale, talks about the range of charging options.

Dr. Axel Sprenger

E-Mobility Providers: Learning Effects from User's Perspective

Dr. Axel Sprenger, CEO and founder of uScale, talks about the range of charging options.

Marcus Fendt | Checrallah Kachouh

Electromobility 2020: Flash in the Pan or Breakthrough?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 35 | Langauge: German

January 21, 2021

Marcus Fendt, The Mobility House, and Checrallah Kachouh, Compleo, reveal potential behind-the-scenes and more of electric mobility.

Marcus Fendt | Checrallah Kachouh

Electromobility 2020: Flash in the Pan or Breakthrough?

Marcus Fendt, The Mobility House, and Checrallah Kachouh, Compleo, reveal potential behind-the-scenes and more of electric mobility.

Markus Emmert | Dr. Rüdiger Freimann

Off-Grid on Holiday - What can Emission-Free E-Trailers do?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 44 | Language: German

April 01, 2021

Markus Emmert, BEM and Dr. Rüdiger Freimann, Erwin Hymer Group, will be talking about the topic of e-trailers, electric trailers for the transport sector.

Markus Emmert | Dr. Rüdiger Freimann

Off-Grid on Holiday - What can Emission-Free E-Trailers do?

Markus Emmert, BEM and Dr. Rüdiger Freimann, Erwin Hymer Group, will be talking about the topic of e-trailers, electric trailers for the transport sector.

Jennifer Dungs

How consumer demands are effecting the transport sector

The smarter E Podcast Episode 20

October 01, 2020

Jennifer Dungs from InnoEnergy tells us what the solutions in the mobility and transport sectors might look like.

Jennifer Dungs

How consumer demands are effecting the transport sector

Jennifer Dungs from InnoEnergy tells us what the solutions in the mobility and transport sectors might look like.

Expert Interviews

Expert Interview

"Small-Scale Systems Are the Future"

November 30, 2021

Interview with Simon Schweda, Chief Product Officer Virtual Power Plant at EnBW

Expert Interview

"The big wave will come in just under ten years"

October 14, 2021

Interview with Prof. Dr. Achim Kampker, head of the Production Engineering of E-Mobility Components (PEM) chair at RWTH Aachen University, on the status and prospects for recycling lithium-ion batteries.

Expert Interview

"The vehicle system and the global charging infrastructure must be BiDi-capable in the long term"

September 3, 2021

Interview with Martin Roemheld

Expert Interview

How the Latest Market Overview Charging Systems Works

August 13, 2021

Interview with Jan Hammerschmied, Head of Charging Infrastructure Portfolio at cosmix

Expert Interview

“In fact We Are a Highly Secure Cloud Solution for Critical Infrastructure”

July 26, 2021

Interview with Manuel Gernsbeck, CEO of BentoNet GmbH about their digitalization platform, also called BentoNet

Expert Interview

Market and Sales Volume at Public Charging Stations

July 14, 2021

Expert Interview

„Having Spot Exposure Doesn't Actually Mean You Have Any Flexibility from It“

April 27, 2021

Interview with Dr. Paul Troughton, Senior Director of Regulatory Affairs for Enel X

Expert Interview

"Old batteries are not simply thrown in the trash"

April 8, 2021

Interview with Sebastian Henßler, editor-in-chief of elektroauto-news

Expert Interview

The Right to Charging Infrastructure

Thursday, February 04, 2021

Expert Interview

Expert Interview with Markus Emmert, Board Member of the German Federal Asociation for Emobility

December 03, 2020

A lot of new laws determine the charging market. But which measures result from the currently applicable laws, regulations and guidelines.

Expert Interview

The smarter E AWARD Finalists 2020 (Smart Renewable Energy)

June 18, 2020

Expert Interview

The smarter E AWARD Finalists 2020 (Outstanding Projects)

June 17, 2020

Expert Interview

“For E-Mobility We Must Focus on the Use of Renewable Energies”

March 15, 2020

Interview with Thomic Ruschmeyer on the German e-mobility market

Expert Interview

„Most Electric Cars in the Netherlands are Leased Business Vehicles”

January 24, 2020

Interview with Bert Klerk, chairman of the Formula E-Team, about the Dutch market for e-mobility.

Expert Interview

„EV-Incentives Have Been Gradually Introduced”

January 15, 2020

Interview with Petter Haugneland about the Norwegian market for e-mobility.

Expert Interview

„The best environment for e-mobility that we have seen until now”

December 03, 2019

Interview with Philippe Vangeel, Secretary-General of The European Association for Electromobility (AVERE)

Expert Interview

Versatile Vehicle Models and Better Charging in Public Areas

April 30, 2019

Six questions for Manuel Reich, Managing Director of GP JOULE Connect

Industry News

Industry News

Dazzling Award Ceremony for Committed Utility Companies

October 22, 2021

Industry News

Digital Grid Lab Simulates Real Power Grid

July 19, 2021

Industry News

Charging Solutions nominated for The smarter E AWARD

June 29, 2021

Industry News

IEA: Start the End of the Fossil Age Now

May 20, 2021

Industry News

Electricity, Heating and Cooling All from a Single Unit

May 20, 2021

Industry News

EnBW Builds Mega-Charging Park at Kamener Kreuz

May 06, 2021

Industry News

Battery Offensive: Volkswagen Presents Roadmap for Battery and Charging

March 31, 2021

News

The Electric Cars are Coming

Industry News

E-Mobility in the Fast Lane

Start-up Stories

Start-up Interview: "We Turn Flexibility into Money on the Intraday Market”

January 25, 2021

Industry News

H2Accelerate for Zero Emission Hydrogen Trucking at Mass-Market Scale

December 15, 2020

Industry News

Amazon Becomes World’s Largest Corporate Purchaser of Renewable Energy

December 14, 2020

Industry News

Alfen Selected as Supplier for British Gas

December 09, 2020

Industry News

Fraunhofer Develops Electronic Disconnect Device

December 04, 2020

Industry News

Efficient Integration of Electric Buses

December 02, 2020

Industry News

INEOS and Hyundai Motor Company Cooperate

November 23, 2020

Industry News

Geoffrey Richardson Joins Lilium

November 20, 2020

Industry News

Cornwall flexible energy trials prove success

November 18, 2020

Industry News

Comsys Helps Sawmill Double Capacity with Innovative Second Life Battery Solution

November 16, 2020

Industry News

Total Becomes the Operator of a Network of 2,000 EV Charge Points

November 13, 2020

Industry News

Ricardo Receives Funding for Digital Twin Technology Project

November 12, 2020

Industry News

Hyundai to Supply 4,000 Hydrogen Trucks to China by 2025

November 05, 2020

Industry News

BASF to Offer Anode Binders for Lithium-Ion Batteries – Made in Europe

November 04, 2020

Industry News

Naïo Technologies and VARTA Collaborate On Agricultural Robotics Solutions

November 03, 2020

Insights

Bringing Fast-Charging Downtown

November 03, 2020

Industry News

Rheinmetall Participates with Innovative Fuel Cell Components

October 13, 2020

Industry News

Nova Scotia Power Launches Smart Charging Pilot

October 08, 2020

Industry News

Carbon-free City by 2050

October 07, 2020

Industry News

Hubject and ubitricity Collaborate to Drive Froward Charging Infrastructure

September 25, 2020

Insights

Revolutionizing Lithium Battery Recycling

September 24, 2020

As a bachelor student, Olivier Groux first developed a non-chemical battery recycling process using water.

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