Industrial production is one of the pillars of the German economy. Resource efficiency continues to gain in significance, as it helps increase productivity and strengthen the competitiveness of German production processes.
The successful integration of electricity, heat and transportation into the overall energy system is a vital aspect of the energy sector's transformation. Since single technologies are not capable of such a complex task, ENERGY DESIGN FOR BUILDINGS AND SMART CITIES is taking a comprehensive systemic approach to the topic.
ENERGY STORAGE AND NETWORK SERVICES focusses on developing storage technology for electricity, heat and chemical products, and complementary services for grid operation and similar applications.
New technology paves the way for increasingly mobile and flexible electricity supply, the cornerstone of electric mobility. Energy Saxony has installed the working group SMART MOBILITY to further the development of intelligent networking between information and communication technology and energy and mobility infrastructure.
Energy conservation and energy efficiency are key factors in protecting the earth's climate and natural resources. Modern heating and cooling technology will help advance these issues in Germany.
Recovering raw material from waste and old plants helps build a circular economy and combat the scarcity of resources in the energy sector. RESOURCES AND RECYCLING looks at possibilities to close the material cycle and seeks to establish connections to other working groups where they are convenient.
At present, ENERGY SAXONY has 67 members, comprising various players in the Saxon energy sector. Industry, science and politics all use the cluster to pool their knowledge and cooperate in pursuit of marketable solutions for sustainable energy technology.