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The Center for Energy Research at ETH Zurich

The Energy Science Center (ESC) aims to facilitate the deployment of an environmentally friendly, reliable, low risk, economically viable and socially compatible sustainable energy system.

Linking over sixty professors from eleven ETH Zurich departments, the ESC enhances cooperation between ETH Zurich, industry, government and society on energy related issues.

Energy News


The Energy Science Center welcomes 6 new members!

We are glad to present you the 6 professors who joined the Energy Science Center in 2015.   Read more 


Vertretung der Schweiz im Governing Board der IEA wird neu geregelt

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Swiss-US Energy Innovation Days 2015

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We are happy to announce that 2 members of the ESC have been appointed professors by the ETH board!

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Wettbewerbliche Ausschreibungen zum Stromsparen: 5.3 Millionen Franken für Projekte und Start neue Ausschreibung

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08.10.2015 | Dr. Tim Reutemann, UNEP-DTU

Wo die Solarenergie boomt

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22.09.2015 | Fabio Bergamin

Chemistry for the methanol economy

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ESC Events

ETH Klimarunde – Vision Null: Wege zu einer CO2-neutralen Gesellschaft

Mittwoch, 4. November 2015, 15.00 - 19.30
ETH Zürich, Hauptgebäude

Please note that this event will be in German.

Flyer (PDF, 947 KB)

Informationen und Anmeldung (German)

Previous Events

Das Stromnetz der Zukunft

Referate und Podiumsdiskussion
Donnerstag, 18. Juni 2015, 15.00 - 19.00 Uhr
Please note the event was in German

Grid Expo

Dienstag, 16. - Freitag, 19. Juni 2015

Details (German)


Frontiers in Energy Research seminars

This popular and enjoyable series of seminars given by ETH PhD students of their current research has drawn to a close for this semester. Prof. Marco Mazotti gave an address at the Apéro held after the final presentation, captured by our photographer

Full details of all seminars are available under Frontiers in Energy Research

We look forward to welcoming you all back again in Spring 2016.

Willing to present? Don't hesitate to contact us.

Energieversorgung 2050: Intergration oder Inseldenken?

Donnerstag, 11. Dezember 2014, 15.00 - 19.00 Uhr,

ETH Zürich, Hauptgebäude

Please note that this event was in German

Informationen (German)

Programm (PDF, 250 KB) (German)

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