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Meet the future Sinem
03 MAR

Meet the future - PhD student Özge Sinem Özçakmak from DTU Wind Energy

Özge Sinem Özçakmak is 30 years old and an enthusiastic PhD student at DTU Wind Energy. She is interested in the importance of aerodynamics for wind turbine...

Energy Wind energy
Offshore wind turbines from Colourbox
28 FEB

Will wind energy in the German Bight approach a physical resource limit?

Offshore wind energy in the North Sea plays an important role in the European transition to a sustainable energy system. With more and more wind farms being planned for...

Wind energy Energy
Foto: Vibeke Hempler.
06 FEB

Three new Villum Young Investigators

Three young DTU-scientists are honoured as Villum Young Investigators and receive almost DKK 10 million each to continue their research.

Energy storage Magnets Optics Energy efficiency Software and programming Computer calculations Electrochemistry Catalysis
From the internal inauguration at the wind tunnel
28 JAN

Celebration of acoustic setup in the Poul la Cour Tunnel

On Friday January 24 2020, the acoustic setup in the National Wind Tunnel was inaugurated.

Wind energy Energy
Gerald Englmair PhD at DTU Civil Engineering has documented that salt batteries can cover up to 71 percent of the heat demand in an energy-efficient three-person house in Danish climate. Photo: Joachim Rode.
24 JAN

Energy for future heating systems can be stored in salt

Solar thermal collectors, combined with the storage of energy in salt batteries, can cover 71 percent of the heating demand in houses.

Energy Electricity supply Energy storage Energy production Solar energy Wind energy
A photo from DTU Risø Campus during summer
10 JAN

DTU Wind Energy presents the 41st Risø International Symposium on Materials Science

This year’s Symposium on Materials Science will focus on ’Materials and design for next generation wind turbine blades’, and it takes place from Monday...

Wind energy Energy
2019
Solceller sommer 700x350
20 DEC

DTU researchers develop sustainable tandem solar cell

Researchers at DTU have succeeded in developing a tandem solar cell based on sustainable materials, which even beats the energy-efficiency world record for this type of...

Solar energy
Foto: Mikal Schlosser
16 DEC

CO2 must be captured - and exploited

Researchers will develop a mobile plant that can capture CO2 before it is released into the atmosphere. The unwanted greenhouse gas will instead be exploited for new products

CO2 separation and CO2 storage Bioenergy Energy production
Charlotte Bay Hasager is new Professor MSO at DTU Wind Energy
16 DEC

Charlotte Bay Hasager is new professor at DTU Wind Energy

”I have visions and I know, what is going on in the offshore wind area,” says the new Professor MSO in ‘Offshore Wind Energy Meteorology’.

Wind energy Energy
The ship and sail
12 DEC

DTU Wind Energy involved in sail designed especially for cargo ships

A group of researchers from DTU Wind Energy have helped develop a sail designed especially for use in maritime transport. The aim is to reduce global CO2 emissions by two...

Wind energy Energy
Picture of Henrik Bredmose in the middle with his two PhD Students
04 DEC

DTU Wind Energy Professor named 'PhD Supervisor of the year'

Henrik Bredmose, Professor at DTU Wind Energy has been named ’PhD supervisor of the year at DTU.’

Wind energy Energy
Foto: Statsministeriet.
22 NOV

EU President-elect and Prime Minister of Denmark visit DTU

Carbon-neutral energy production and sustainable fuels were among the topics discussed during a visit to DTU from President-elect Charles Michel and Prime Minister Mette...

Energy storage Fossil fuels Catalysis CO2 separation and CO2 storage
The fan in the wind tunnel
19 NOV

Visit DTU Risø Campus during WindEurope Offshore

It is possible to visit the two test facilities, Large Scale Facility and Poul la Cour Wind Tunnel, on Wednesday November 27.

Wind energy Energy
07 NOV

Are you one of our new Head of Divisions?

DTU Wind Energy is looking for three new Head of Divisions. Maybe it is you.

Wind energy Energy
North Sea Energy Hub (Photo by EUDP)
25 OCT

Energy hubs in the North Sea require new digital solutions

Energy hubs in the North Sea, that can collect and distribute energy from offshore wind farms to the European countries, are challenging the usual way of designing electricity...

Energy
Crystal Kwok fra Unsplash
24 OCT

Energy transition in the industrial sector often overlooked

The potentials and challenges of the transition to renewable energy for industrial companies will be highlighted during the upcoming DTU High Tech Summit, where the latest...

Energy efficiency Fossil fuels
23 OCT

Global Wind Atlas 3.0 released

The latest release of the Global Wind Atlas contains all new data about wind resources around the world. As such, the Global Wind Atlas continues to help policymakers...

Wind energy Energy
Foto: DTU
18 OCT

Wind energy in need of further development

Researchers from DTU Wind Energy and an international group of colleagues are highlighting the need for further scientific and innovation breakthroughs within wind energy...

Wind energy Energy production Energy systems Electricity supply
08 OCT

Researchers investigate new green fuel for ships

Gas produced from bio-waste and wind may make future shipping traffic more climate-friendly.

Energy Bioenergy