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Energy is essential for development, and sustainable energy is essential for sustainable development. – Tim Wirth

Global energy demand is constantly growing, but the available resources are limited. Only innovative solutions can overcome this discrepancy. We actively drive the Energy Transition by applying new and renewable energies and continually improving energy efficiency within our projects. The challenges we meet in the Business Area Energy are varied: from demand analysis and feasibility studies to detailed design; from supervision of construction to operational support.

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People on boat in Khulna - Bangladesh

Are Smart Grids “smart” for Bangladesh?

Are Smart Grids “smart” for Bangladesh? Bangladesh is both an inspiring example of human development and a daunting challenge for engineers. Its extraordinary progress in reducing poverty has fuelled a surge in demand for energy. But without the necessary infrastructure, access to reliable and affordable power remains a major barrier to Bangladesh’s ambition. Are Smart …

Is Hydrogen the solution?

‘Hydrogen is the renewable energy of the future’, one of my colleagues likes to say. I agree. It has incredible potential to overcome the many challenges that countries like Germany with a growing share of variable renewable energy are experiencing. Let me give you my impression on the future role of hydrogen. Unlocking the potential of …