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Biogas into methanol in a container
14 JUL

Biogas to be converted into methanol

Sustainable fuel has moved a big step closer with a new demonstration plant that can convert biogas into the liquid fuel methanol.

Bioenergy Energy production
Ev charging (Photo: Colourbox)
07 JUL

New invention may ensure more efficient renewable energy storage

A just completed research project has developed a new and much more efficient way of converting energy from wind power and solar cells to—for example—battery...

Energy storage Electrotechnology Electronics Energy Electrochemistry
Manon Petit
03 JUL

First MSc graduates in Solar Energy at DTU

Diplomas are now being issued to the first graduates from DTU’s Solar Energy study line, which is a new specialization under the MSc programme Sustainable Energy

Solar energy Energy Energy production
23 JUN

DTU leading EU's most ambitious battery research project

New EU project with a budget of DKK 150 million is to accelerate the development of the next generation of super batteries.

Energy storage
Meet the future Anubhav Jain
08 JUN

Meet the future - Anubhav Jain

From Gurgaon in India over Zürich in Switzerland to DTU Wind Energy at Roskilde Fjord. Anubhav Jain’s journey has been long but worth it, says the PhD student...

Energy Wind energy
Foto: Shutterstock
02 JUN

Enzymes convert CO2 into green chemicals

Scientists activate enzymes’ ability to absorb CO2 from the air and convert and store it as eco-friendly chemicals.

Biotechnology and biochemistry Bacteria and microorganisms Energy Bioenergy Energy storage
Meet the future
05 MAY

Meet the future - Oliver Lylloff

Oliver Lylloff is a PhD student at DTU Wind Energy and dedicated to his work with acoustics. He pursues his interest in sound at DTU Wind Energy in the Section for Aerodynamic...

Energy Wind energy
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
Foto: Bo Amstrup
02 MAR

Small business develops self-cleaning mirrors for ITER

A company from Northern Jutland in Denmark with 25 employees provides solutions to be used in ITER’s fusion reactor.

Energy Innovation and product development
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
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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