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17 SEP

New route to carbon-neutral fuels from carbon dioxide discovered by Stanford-DTU...

A new way to convert carbon dioxide into the building block for sustainable liquid fuels was very efficient in tests and did not have the reaction that destroys the conventional...

Energy storage Electrochemistry
Colourbox: tag med solceller
05 SEP

The solar cells of tomorrow come in all colours and patterns

Ugly solar energy systems on roofs are to be a thing of the past. Tomorrow’s solar cells must be integrated in the roof or façade of the buildings so that...

Solar energy
Foto: Bjørn Lymann Jespersen
03 SEP

DKK 34 million for young researchers

Three young DTU researchers have each received one of the coveted European Research Council grants for independent basic research of EUR 1.5 million or just over DKK 11...

Enzymes and proteins Synthetic biology Fuel cells Energy storage Hardware and components
The eight graduands after the graduation ceremony
02 SEP

Eight students graduated the Masters of Wind Energy

Friday August 30 2019, eight students from all over the world graduated from the first online Masters programme offered by DTU.

Wind energy Energy
Photo of Renan Venturini, Head of Studies Merete Badger, Supervisor Mark Kelly and Co-supervisor Neil Davis
27 AUG

Graduation time: "This programme is very recommended"

Renan Venturini de Paula is one of the eight participants in the Master of Wind Energy that graduates this week.

Wind energy Energy
A stock photo of a person working in front of a computer.
16 AUG

The first participants of the Online Wind Energy Master graduates

Now it is graduation time for the first eight participants of the Online Wind Energy Master offered by DTU Wind Energy. Their final exam is in week 35 and will be held...

Wind energy Energy
A image of a wind turbine blade and a cut from the wind turbine blade
14 AUG

New approach to evaluate the structural performance of rotor blades

A team of researchers from DTU Wind Energy has developed and demonstrated an integrated and efficient approach to evaluate the structural performance of the critical region...

Wind energy Energy
Leading edge erosion on a wind turbine blade
12 AUG

International Symposium on Leading Edge Erosion of Wind Turbine Blades

DTU Wind Energy offers a symposium on leading edge erosion on February 4th-6th 2020 at DTU Risø Campus.

Wind energy Energy
Photo: Joachim Rode
05 AUG

DTU’s own tokamak for fusion energy research

As the only university in Northern Europe, DTU can now perform fusion energy experiments using its own tokamak.

Physics Energy
Photo: Mikal Schlosser
29 JUL

Kites harvest energy like wind turbines

A new generation of kite wind turbines can supplement land-based wind turbines and produce energy in rural areas without a power grid.

Energy Wind energy
Production of wind power and solar energy is utilized to heat the water in 30 holiday homes with pools at the seaside towns of Blokhus and Blåvand.
16 JUL

Holiday homes with swimming pool can become more climate-friendly

A research project shows that CO2 emissions can be reduced significantly by controlling the heating of indoor pools in accordance with the production of wind energy.

Energy Energy storage Energy efficiency Energy systems
Foto: Ditte Valente
05 JUL

Roskilde Festival: Electric cars replace generators at Food Court

Three electric cars at Roskilde Festival’s Food Court ensure ample electricity to cope with peak loads without using generators.

Electronics Electrical engineering Electricity supply
Foto: Ditte Valente
03 JUL

Roskilde Music Festival: Mobile wind turbine version 2.0

A group of Mechanical Engineering students have developed a mobile wind turbine, which they hope will end up as a competitive product that can be used by larger camps...

Wind energy Electricity supply Energy production
Photo: Colourbox
03 JUL

DTU delivers sustainable solutions to India

Four Danish-Indian research projects focus on climate-friendly solutions.

Energy Environment and pollution
Photo: Mikal Schlosser
02 JUL

Roskilde Festival sustainability lab for students

For the tenth time, a group of DTU students used Roskilde Festival as an outdoor laboratory for testing new technologies that can make the festival more sustainable and...

Electricity supply Energy efficiency Wind energy Innovation and product development Entrepreneurship Waste management Building design
The participants and some of the lectures of the PhD Summer School
28 JUN

PhD Summer School is a major success

This week, 17 people from several different countries have participated in this year’s PhD Summer School on Remote Sensing for Wind Energy at DTU Risø Campus...

Wind energy Energy
NEWA is being launched in Brussels.
27 JUN

New European Wind Atlas finalized

During the last four years, researchers from all over Europe have been working on creating a New European Wind Atlas. The results are being presented in Brussels today...

Wind energy Energy
Photo: Bax Lindhardt
26 JUN

New lab completes teaching in solar cell systems

In June, 12 students from the three-week Applied Photovoltaics course were the first to use a new laboratory in which you can build and test full-sized solar panels.

Solar energy
24 JUN

Tomorrow’s power grid should be intelligent

A new Danish-Indian project will enable the power grid to sense and compensate for loss of electricity and fluctuating input from renewable energy sources.

Energy systems Solar energy
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14 JUN

Denmark should focus on converting straw to biofuel

New calculations from DTU indicate that there are both economic and environmental benefits from exploiting straw for biofuel for heavy transport instead of for district...

Energy Chemistry