Current Research Technology Transfer & International Projects

Project StartProject LeaderBudget (€)Project
2023Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wilfried Zörner649.992Stabilizing weak grids through machine learning: empowering farmers in end-of-line communities in North Africa through artificial neural networks - SWITCH
2023Prof. Dr.-Ing. Tobias Schrag628.818Transfer cluster Heat Pump & Heat Grid - Shaping the Heat Turnaround Intelligently! (W3)
2022Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wilfried Zörner539.802Accelerate Morocco’s Biogas Sector: A Higher Education–Industry Partnership - AMBER
2022Prof. Dr.-Ing. Goldbrunner598.243BIO-FIT: Biogas - Fit for the Future through Advanced Training and Knowledge Transfer using Blended Learning Formats
2022Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wilfried Zörner50.000Addressing the Technological and Socio-Economic Factors Hindering the Use of Solar PV-Based Mini-Grids in Sub-Saharan Africa with Focus on Lesotho and Mozambique
2021Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wilfried Zörner517.223

Sustainable Energy Education Districts for Informal Settlements (SEED)     
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2020Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wilfried Zörner588.686Renewable Energy-based E-Mobility in Higher Education (REMO)
2020Prof. Dr.-Ing. Tobias Schrag89.954EffNet - With Blended Learning to efficient district heating networks in rural areas
2020Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wildfried Zörner
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Tobias Schrag
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Markus Goldbrunner

LEnZ - Rural Energy Supply of the Future
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2020Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wilfried Zörner20.000Mobility for Innovative Renewable Energy Technologies (MIRET)
2019Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wilfried Zörner119.825UAE Kenya II - Network of Excellence for Universities of Applied Science
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2019Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wilfried Zörner672.339Pathway to Renewable Off-Grid Community Energy for Development (PROCEED)
2017Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wilfried Zörner184.230

UAS Kenya I- Network development and qualification measures based on the model of the German universities of applied sciences in Kenya
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2017Prof. Dr.-Ing. Markus Goldbrunner1.151.890

Innovationszentrum Biogas 4.0
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2016Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wilfried Zörner
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Tobias Schrag

Kompetenzzentrum Wärme & Wohnen
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2016Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wilfried Zörner400.000Academic Initiative for Renewables (AIR)
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2015Prof. Dr.-Ing. Tobias Schrag166.000Kompetenzzentrum Plusenergiegebäude
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2014Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wilfried Zörner1.171.299

Network of Energy Excellence for Development (NEED)
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2011Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wilfried Zörner848.822Regeneratives Energienetzwerk Region Ingolstadt (RegIN+)


Head of Technology Transfer & International Cooperation at Institute of new Energy Systems (InES)
Stefan Schneider, M.Sc.
Phone: +49 841 9348-6680
Room: S408
Fax: +49 841 9348-996680