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ESC

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


10.02.2016 | Weekly Spotlight on Energy Research

The Challenge Posed by Renewables –
 How Much Power Electronics Can the Grid Cope with?

Kick-off for MIGRATE: International project investigates requirements for Europe's future electricity grid. Read more 

09.02.2016

ESC Member Prof. Andersson elected as Foreign Member to the U.S. National Academy of Engineering (NAE)

Prof. Andersson, member of the Energy Science Center (ESC) and long-time member of the managing board of the ESC, was elected to the NAE for "his contributions to the development of high-voltage direct current (HVDC) technology and methods of power system voltage stability analysis." Read more 

04.02.2016

3 New Members for the ESC Managing Board

Today, during the ESC yearly general assembly that took place at ETH Zurich, the ESC managing board was updated. Read more 

03.02.2016 | Weekly Spotlight on Energy Research

Optimizing Environmental Flow Releases under Future Hydropower Operation (HydroEnv)

HydroEnv focuses on monitoring, modelling and optimizing environmental flow releases under future hydropower operation in Switzerland. Read more 

03.02.2016 | Doktorand Dominik Bucher, ETH Zürich | D-BAUG

«GoEco!» fördert nachhaltige Mobilität

In der Schweiz fällt rund ein Drittel des Energieverbrauchs auf den Verkehr. Unsere Mobilität kostet nicht nur viel, sondern belastet auch Umwelt und Klima. Wärst auch du gern nachhaltiger unterwegs, weisst aber nicht genau wie? Mit der App GoEco! kannst du das eigene Mobilitätsverhalten bewusster planen und optimieren.   Read more 

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ESC Events


Frontiers in Energy Research seminars

Everyone is welcome to attend these seminars given by ETH & PSI PhD students of their current energy-related research, commencing on the first Tuesday afternoon in the Spring semester, 23rd February, 4:15pm HG F3. Full details are available under Frontiers in Energy Research.


Previous Events

SAEE Jahrestagung 2015 – Effiziente Energieversorgung der Schweiz: Lenkungspolitiken, Versorgungssicherheit und Klimaschutz

Freitag, 13. November 2015, 13.15 - 17.15, ETH Zürich, HG E3

Details (PDF, 328 KB)


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 was in German.

Flyer (PDF, 947 KB)

Informationen (German)


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

Ausstellung
Dienstag, 16. - Freitag, 19. Juni 2015

Details (German)



 
 
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