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Market participation of renewable energies should not be for its own sake – EU-wide overview

As the share of electricity production from renewable energies increases, the pressure is rising to integrate these energies in the market rather than… more

Market participation of renewable energies should not be for its own sake – EU-wide overview
 
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Decentralised, Resource-Saving, Efficient: Building Blocks for a Sustainable Energy Supply

Now that policy-makers have reached swift agreement on the need for an “energy turnaround”, which mechanisms have the potential to make it a reality…

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Decentralised, Resource-Saving, Efficient: Building Blocks for a Sustainable Energy Supply
 
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New electricity networks are needed nationally: A new book – Transforming the Grid – analyses possible developments

The development of energy infrastructure – including investments and innovations in electricity networks – is a vital part of the Energy…

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New electricity networks are needed nationally: A new book – Transforming the Grid – analyses possible developments
 
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Recycling critical raw materials from waste electronic equipment

Electronic equipment contains a number of valuable and scarce metals such as gold, tantalum, rare earths and indium. Many of these metals are needed…

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Recycling critical raw materials from waste electronic equipment
 
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E-waste in Africa: Risks, challenges and solutions

West Africa faces a rising tide of e-waste generated by domestic consumption of new and used electrical and electronic equipment, according to a new… more

E-waste in Africa: Risks, challenges and solutions
 
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Company electric vehicles: GHG mitigation potentials

A study conducted within the scope of the Future Fleet project has found that battery electric vehicles could make up a fifth of SAP Germany’s company… more

Company electric vehicles: GHG mitigation potentials
 
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Growing acceptance of electric vehicles in commercial vehicle fleets

The environmental performance of vehicles is becoming increasingly significant in the commercial procurement of service or fleet vehicles. This is one… more

Growing acceptance of electric vehicles in commercial vehicle fleets
 
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Electric vehicles only contribute to climate protection with additional renewable electricity production

Up to six million electric vehicles could be on Germany’s roads in 2030. If these vehicles use additional electricity produced from renewable sources,… more

Electric vehicles only contribute to climate protection with additional renewable electricity production