Competence Center Energy Technology and Energy Systems
Fraunhofer Institute for
Systems and Innovation Research ISI
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The Competence Center Energy Technology and Energy Systems contributes towards developing new technologies for a sustainable energy system. The efficient use of energy is a key strategy to satisfy energy demand in an environment- and resource-saving way.
The rational use of energy can contribute to
strengthening the competitive position of industrial locations and the
export-oriented capital goods industry. In the coming decades, great market
opportunities for energy services will open up in domestic and international
We design and evaluate instruments for a more rapid
development and diffusion of sustainable, innovative energy technologies as
well as strategies for research and development.
Our analytical work on the impacts of an increased utilization of energy-efficient and renewable technologies on employment, income, the economic structure and the environment help decision-makers in the practical design of effective policy instruments.
In addition, we advise our national and international
clients from the public and private sector on the introduction of
future-oriented technological, economic and institutional innovations.