Innovations for the energy of the future: NRP 70 and NRP 71 at the Energy Innovation Conference

Das Bild zeigt das Publikum an der Energie-Innovationskonferenz.

Researchers from NRP 70 and NRP 71 presented and discussed the results of their projects at the Energy Innovation Conference.

On 21 November 2018, the Energy Innovation Conference took place in Berne. The conference brought together figures from the worlds of economics, research and politics who deal with the issue of innovation, looked at the challenges and solutions for the energy of the future and strengthened the links between the participants. The conference was held by Innosuisse, the Swiss Federal Office of Energy (SFOE), the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) and the Swiss Federal Energy Research Commission (CORE).

Among others, Prof. Stefanie Hellweg (“Waste management to support the energy turnaround”), Dr Bruno Michel (“Heat utilisation with solid sorption technology”) and Dr Roman Rudel (“Virtual competition for energy-efficient mobility”) presented the results of their work from the National Research Programmes 70 and 71. Prof. em. Beat Hotz-Hart, member of the NRP 71 Steering Committee, also headed up a breakout session on the topic of “market and regulation”.