Press Release 042/2024

KIT at City Hall: Shaping the Transformation - Energy Research for a Sustainable Future

The KIT Energy Centre Presents its Current Research to the Public
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With the Energy Lab as a research infrastructure and real laboratory, the partners are investigating the interaction of the components of connected energy networks of the future. (Photo: Markus Breig, Amadeus Bramsiepe KIT)

How can energy storage systems be designed more efficiently in order to minimize losses and make optimum use of the stored energy? What do sustainable redevelopment strategies for buildings look like? How can geothermal energy contribute to the heating transition in the long term? The latest developments in energy research at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) and their practical applications will be presented by researchers from the KIT Energy Center on Wednesday, June 5, 2024, at 6:30 p.m. in Karlsruhe City Hall.

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Details on the KIT Energy Center

Being “The Research University in the Helmholtz Association”, KIT creates and imparts knowledge for the society and the environment. It is the objective to make significant contributions to the global challenges in the fields of energy, mobility, and information. For this, about 10,000 employees cooperate in a broad range of disciplines in natural sciences, engineering sciences, economics, and the humanities and social sciences. KIT prepares its 22,800 students for responsible tasks in society, industry, and science by offering research-based study programs. Innovation efforts at KIT build a bridge between important scientific findings and their application for the benefit of society, economic prosperity, and the preservation of our natural basis of life. KIT is one of the German universities of excellence.

mf, 28.05.2024

Margarete Lehné
Chief Press Officer (acting)
Phone: +49 721 608-41105
Fax: +49 721 608-43658
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Contact for this press release:

Mareike Freier, ZAK | Zentrum für Angewandte Kulturwissenschaft und Studium Generale des KIT, Tel.: +49 721 608-48027, E-Mail:mareike freier does-not-exist.kit edu