Prof. Peter Birkner

Prof. Peter Birkner

Title and Abstract

Title
The role of cities for the technical integration of renewable energy sources

Abstract
Some highlights will be:

  • Characteristics of a renewables based energy system
  • Delivering energy at the right time - smart markets
  • Delivering energy at the right place - smart girds
  • The principle of technical subsidiarity
  • The central role of cities as the energy hubs of the future
  • The Frankfurt examples