Energy technology

Energy technology

Berlin is both a centre for the production of components for energy generation and distribution and home to considerable R&D in energy technology issues.


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In Berlin and Brandenburg, more than 6,500 energy technology companies with over 60,500 employees generate sales of approx. €29 billion each year. Numerous research institutions and universities are conducting first-class research and teaching in all areas of energy technology. Major solar industry associations and energy agencies have their headquarters here.

In the field of energy efficiency, Berlin is a hotspot for both research and production of innovative technologies in the fields of lighting technology, consumption visualization, lightweight construction, HVAC, efficient distribution and storage of heating and cooling, as well as building systems.

Last edited: 6. July 2020