Die Masterstudenten Lukas Geß (im Photo links) und Benedikt Schmölz (rechts) installieren als Pilotprojekt eine Warmwasseranlage auf dem Dach der Lophelling-Schule. [more]

Terrestrial light emissions are a good source for analysing the spatial development of economies. The two pictures show Syria in the years 2010 and 2013. The effects of the civil war are clearly visible. Source: Mehdi El Aouni, data: NOAA [more]

Photos of scoping mission in Zimbabwe

Impressions from the scoping mission in Zimbabwe from August 2015 for the mission station of the 21st century [more]

Timetable for lecture series

The Lecture Series Renewable Energy Systems in Developing Countries now has a timetable with all topics, speakers and locations. [more]

Lectures for winter term now online

The lectures for the winter term 2015/16 are now available. Topics for both seminars will be published by the end of September. [more]

We present the following two (German) internship offers by the German Cooperative and Raiffeisen Confederation – reg. assoc.: Praktikant Klimafinanzierung in Mexiko, Büro Mexiko Stadt (m/w) Praktikant Klimafinanzierung in Mexiko, Partnerbüro Guadalajara (m/w) [more]

On 30 June 2015, students and researchers of this institute visited ZAE Bayern in Garching. They were hosted and introduced by Mr. Läveman, associate director for energy storage. Several talks gave an overview on the topics mobile heat storage using sorption, phase change... [more]

Für die Exkursion zum ZAE Bayern am 30.06.2015 von 16:00 Uhr bis ca. 18:30 Uhr haben wir noch ein paar Restplätze. Weitere Informationen und Anmeldung gerne unter [more]

How big is the geothermal potential around Kulmbach? Prof. Hamacher and Tobias Eder speak about near-surface geothermal energy. [more]

Topics for Seminar on Renewable and Sustainable Energy Systems in summer term 2015