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2022
Olkaria II Geothermal Power Plant, Kenya
18 JAN

Danish expertise to spread renewable energy in East Africa

Researchers will develop technology to exploit a greater share of geothermal energy in Kenya and other East African countries.

Energy Energy production
Scientists are identifying enzymes that can, with extremely high efficiency, utilize CO2 directly from the air. Photo: BII
13 JAN

DTU embarks on a hunt for enzymes to convert CO2

Scientists are identifying enzymes that are extremely efficient at utilizing CO2 directly from the air and converting it into new chemicals and bio-fuels.

CO2 separation and CO2 storage Climate adaptation Enzymes and proteins Bioenergy Energy systems Energy production
Foto Bax Lindhardt
12 JAN

Two ERC Starting Grants for young researchers

Two young DTU researchers have each won an ERC Starting Grant for independent basic research of EUR 1.5 million or just over DKK 11 million.

Enzymes and proteins Solar energy Materials Organic chemistry
Colourbox
12 JAN

DTU enters wide-ranging CCUS partnership

DTU is joining forces with 18 stakeholders to implement a roadmap for carbon capture, utilization, and storage.

Energy efficiency Energy storage Energy production Energy systems CO2 separation and CO2 storage Climate adaptation
2021
Foto Colourbox
13 DEC

Ammonia may play a key role in climate-neutral shipping

Climate-neutral shipping by 2050 requires immediate action. The question is which green fuels to focus on. Ammonia is one of them, according to a new report.

Energy Energy efficiency Energy production Energy systems Climate adaptation
DIGITAL TECH SUMMIT 2021 - Mikal Schlosser for DTU Compute
03 DEC

The Digital Tech Summit got off to a good start

Denmark's new major tech and research event has created a venue for the research and companies that drive the digital development in Denmark and the Nordic countries...

Biotechnology and biochemistry Electrotechnology Energy Information technology Mathematics Medicine and medico technology
Foto: Jolanta Kucharska_Flickr
25 NOV

DTU strengthens collaboration with Mexican university

New agreements reinforce international research collaboration and student exchange between DTU and Tec De Monterrey.

Biotechnology and biochemistry Food, fish and agriculture Energy Information technology Environment and pollution
25 NOV

The energy islands are our common Mars mission

Denmark’s energy islands are hugely ambitious projects. It will require development and research—so let’s start now.

Energy Electricity supply Energy efficiency Energy production Wind energy Energy systems
24 NOV

Electrification will reduce greenhouse gas emissions

The global wind and energy sector is currently gathered in Copenhagen for the WindEurope Electric City 2021 event, and as an important player in this field of research...

Electricity supply Energy efficiency Energy systems Energy production Wind energy
A shrunken, refrigerated balloon is expanding to normal size because a presenter blows hot air on it. Photo: Thomas Hjort Jensen
24 NOV

20th anniversary for explosions and wild colours

Over the past 20 years, DTU ScienceShow has provided entertainment with fascinating experiments and brought science to thousands of people.

Energy Physics Chemistry Mathematics