ENERGY

Photovoltaic components: Photovoltaics is a key research area at the AIT Energy Department

ENERGY


The AIT Energy Department is developing solutions desi- gned to ensure a sustainable energy supply for the fu- ture. Our research services are based on longstanding experience, scientific excellence, state-of-the-art labora- tory infrastructure and international cooperation in the key areas of tomorrow’s energy systems. We act as a lea- ding innovation partner for national and international in- dustry providing applied research services that give our customers a cutting edge in future markets.

Our research areas include tomorrow’s intelligent power networks (Smart Grids), next generation solar cells and large-scale solar power stations (Photovoltaics), optimi- sed use of heat pumps, solar collectors and thermal sto- rage systems (Sustainable Thermal Energy Systems), preparation of integrated urban and regional energy roadmaps (Smart Cities and Regions), development of innovative and intelligent control components for buil- ding energy management (Smart Buildings) and model- ling and optimisation methods for highly complex energy systems (Complex Energy Systems).