Sharing Thuringian energy transition expertise with the world

The goals of our network are:

  • The Creation of a sustainable energy system in Germany/Thuringia based on 100% renewable energy by 2040.
  • The Development of Thuringia as a centre of excellence for systemic energy transition with projects visible nationwide.
  • Strengthening the competitiveness and innovation capacity of our companies and research institutions through regional and supra-regional cooperation.

Our key areas of action are:

  • Systemic networking of manufacturing and service companies, universities, educational institutions, research organisations, sector associations, municipalities, municipal utility companies and suppliers of energy transition expertise and services.
  • The continuation of regional, national as well as international cross-sectoral co-operations.
  • Representation to local and federal government authorities in regard to all matters dealing with renewable energies, energy storage, energy efficiency and sector coupling.
  • Development of innovative solutions, new products, projects (R&D, demonstration projects) and services.

Our thematic priorities are based on the tasks of the interdisciplinary renewable and integrated energy sectors, namely:

  • Energy and building technology,
  • Energy storage,
  • Cross-energy sector coupling,
  • Energy efficiency,
  • Digitalisation.