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14 OCT

Better water management will make oil extraction more efficient in the future

New development partnership will minimize human error in the management of the constantly increasing volume of water processed on platforms in the Danish part of the North...

Robot technology and automation Electrotechnology Energy efficiency Energy production Ships and offshore constructions Fossil fuels
Frederiksberg Forsyning -Photo: Nissan
01 SEP

World's first real life test of Vehicle to Grid is a reality

Researchers from Center for Electric Power and Energy at DTU Elektro have developed and tested Vehicle to Grid (V2G) integration in electric cars for years. Now a real...

Electricity supply Energy efficiency Energy storage Energy production Energy systems Energy
Photo: Jeanette Irene Nielsen
16 AUG

Giant battery to power Nordhavn

The DONG Energy grid company Radius has signed an agreement with ABB concerning a giant battery for Nordhavn, one of Copenhagen’s newest residential districts.

Electricity supply Energy efficiency Energy storage Energy production Energy systems
Nikola concluding seminar at Risø June 2016
16 AUG

Grid Integrated Electric Vehicle seminar – Concluding the Nikola project

8th of June Risø hosted a seminar marking the end of the Nikola project. The seminar was attended by a hundred participants including representatives from seven different...

Energy efficiency Energy storage Energy systems Energy Electricity supply Energy production
Ecogrid 2.0 Kick-off at Center for Electric Power and Energy, DTU Elektro
11 APR

EcoGrid 2.0 Kick-off - Flexibility for users is key to succes

The EcoGrid 2.0 project's vision is to develop, test and demonstrate an electricity market for flexibility, that meets the customers' daily needs and make it easy to...

Energy efficiency Energy storage Energy production Energy systems Wind energy Solar energy Electrical engineering
Gaming teaches students about electricity markets
04 MAR

Gaming to learn about renewables in electricity markets

The MSc course "Renewables in electricity markets" at DTU Elektro has attracted nearly 90 students in 2016, even though it is given for the second year only. One of the...

Electrical engineering Electricity supply Energy efficiency Energy production Energy storage Energy systems
2015
Photo: DTU Electrical Engineering
04 DEC

Startup gets its first major order

The company HeSaLight has just booked no less than 50,000 power converters at Nordic Power Converters.

Electrotechnology Electronics Electrical engineering Entrepreneurship Innovation and product development Energy efficiency Energy production
The EcoGrid project at Bornholm is monitored at Powerlab, DTU Lyngby
27 NOV

Science Magazine writes article about the EcoGrid project on Bornholm

A new article in Science Magazine describes how Denmark strives to become a carbon neutral nation. The EcoGrid project on Bornholm is one of the examples.

Wind energy Energy production Energy efficiency
Photo: Bjørn Lymann Jespersen
27 MAY

DTU Roadrunners rise from the ashes to set new world record

In spite of a burned-out engine compartment two days before race start, DTU Roadrunners managed to set a new world record in fuel efficiency at the recent Shell Eco-marathon...

Construction and mechanics Combustion engines Engineering Electrotechnology Electronics Fossil fuels Energy efficiency Energy production
2014
Foto: Søren Svendsen
20 MAY

DTU wins European Championship in green driving

DTU Roadrunners took first place in the Shell Eco Marathon on Sunday afternoon with their bioethanol-powered car called Dynamo, covering an impressive 599 km on the equivalent...

Construction and mechanics Combustion engines Engineering Electrotechnology Electronics Energy Energy efficiency Fossil fuels Energy production Climate change

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