• EU sustainable heat project to launch in Hamburg

    HAW Hamburg taking part in EU project - natural gas blended with hydrogen to reduce emissions
  • Renewable energies sector calls for greater climate protection

    Survey of sector comes in wake of corona pandemic
  • Hamburger Hochbahn expands low-emission fleet

    Thirty vehicles to be added in 2020 - tenders for hydrogen buses in preparation
  • Europa 2 cruise ship certified for use of onshore power

    Hapag-Lloyd's cruise ship Europa 2 can avail of the onshore power plant operated by the Hamburg Port Authority (HPA) at the Cruise Centre Altona and get emission-free power on-board, a press release said Tuesday (June 23, 2020). The service provider DNV GL certified the ship for regular use of...

  • Nearly EUR 5 million for energy transition research at HAW Hamburg

    HAW Hamburg’s Competence Center for Renewable Energies and Energy Efficiency (CC4E) Is to receive EUR 4.9 million for four-year research from 2021 through the X-Energy initiative. The FH-Impuls programme launched by the German Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) will enter the intense phase...

  • Hamburg's goal of becoming hydrogen centre taking shape

    "A successful energy transition means combining security of supply, affordability and environmental compatibility with innovative and intelligent climate protection," according to Germany's "National Hydrogen Strategy" which was adopted by the cabinet in June. Alternatives to fossil fuels are needed...

  • Metropolitan Region eyeing spot as top eco-friendly hydrogen provider

    Ten-point plan to safeguard competitiveness of Hamburg Metropolitan Region - emphasis on renewable energies and eco-friendly hydrogen, joint innovation and marketing as well as skilled workers
  • Hydrogen as an energy carrier of the future

    North Germany is setting the course for hydrogen to become an energy carrier of the future after the states of Hamburg, Schleswig-Holstein, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Lower Saxony and Bremen agreed last autumn to establish it as a pillar of the energy transition. The strategy hinges on...

  • Focus on climate protection remains despite pandemic

    Climate protection among key social issues; study on acceptance of renewable energies finds
  • Future of renewable energy sector is digital

    Digitalisation crucial for renewable energy sector - hydrogen gains importance