Electric mobility

Electric cars as virtual power stations

Electric cars could play an important role as electricity storage units in the power grid of the future.

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Plenty of potential to save energy when heating

Heating is becoming more expensive, no matter what the source of the energy is. At the same time, many consumers can make greater use of potential to save energy when heating their homes. This is shown by the 2022 “Heizspiegel” heating review.

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Heat transition

Turbocharging green district heating

The federal funding for efficient heating networks (BEW) was launched in mid-September. It aims to speed up the conversion of district heating to renewable energy sources – in the interest of a secure and climate-friendly energy supply.

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Dr. Robert Habeck, Bundesminister für Wirtschaft und Klimaschutz

Quote of the week

„We have a very high level of security of supply in our electricity system in Germany. And we are rolling out further measures to prepare ourselves for highly unlikely extreme scenarios.“
Federal Minister Robert Habeck commenting on the findings of the second stress test for the electricity system

What the press say

This time in „What the press say“: How, thanks to the energy transition, an entire village produces cheap and sustainable electricity and heat, where it is particularly worthwhile to save energy at home, and where Germany’s liquefied natural gas will be coming from.

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