FGE Colloquium Summer Semester 2017


The primary task of the Forschungsgesellschaft Energie at RWTH Aachen or FGE, is to promote research at RWTH in energy economy, transition, distribution, and application. With its almost 80 member companies it supports the collection and exchange of practical experiences and promotes the scientific education of young engineers. It fulfills its responsibilities in collaboration with the Institute of Power Systems and Power Economics, also known as IAEW, and by funding numerous research activities, events, and publications. This includes the FGE Colloquium lectures, at which experts from industry and the electricity industry, authorities, and universities report on current developments in energy technology, economy, and politics.

After the lectures there will be an opportunity to talk with the speakers and enjoy light refreshments.

When? 6pm
Where? Hörsaal EA, Schinkelstraße 6, Aachen
Registration Groups are requested to register with .

Thursday, May 4, 2017, 6pm

FGE-Kolloquium: Digitale Speicher Communities

Felix Dembski, Vice President Strategy
sonnen GmbH, Wildpoldsried

  • Technik und Produkte für intelligente Energiespeichersysteme
  • Energiezukunft in der eigenen Hand
  • Regulatorischer Rahmen und Ausblick

Thursday, June 22, 2017, 6pm

Potenziale der Blockchain im Energiehandel

Dr. Michael Merz, Geschäftsführender Gesellschafter
PONTON consulting, Hamburg

  • Wertschöpfungsnetzwerke im B2B-Commerce
  • Einsatzszenarien im Energiehandel

Thursday, July 6, 2017, 6pm

Sektorkopplung – alle Verbraucher auf Strom?

Dr. Jens Perner, Associate Director
Frontier Economics, Köln

  • Chancen und Hemmnisse einer reinen Elektrifizierungsstrategie
  • Ist Power-to-X eine Alternative?
  • Wie schaffen wir einen technologieoffenen Ordnungsrahmen?