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EU-project ALPGRIDS promotes energy system transformation in the Alpine region

1 October 2019, Alpine region: Smart grids are a key to a successful energy turnaround. The changes in the production and consumption of energy pose new challenges for grid operators, but also offer new opportunities. As part of an international research team, B.A.U.M. Consult is investigating how so-called microgrids in the Alpine region can lead to more autonomy in the energy sector. read more

Platone consrtium in Brussels

Platone – PLATform for Operation of Distribution NEtworks

1st October 2020, Brussels B.A.U.M. is further expanding its international activities with the EU-funded Platone research project. After successfully submitting a joint research proposal, the Platone consortium now met for a first kick-off event in Brussels. read more

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Ludwig Karg at the SESWA

SESWA: Smart Energy made in Austria

19 May 2017, Graz: An entire week experts discussed at the forum “Smart Energy Systems Week Austria”, the Austrian flagship event on energy transformation. B.A.U.M. Consult was decisively involved in the conception and represented within the programme. read more

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EU-funded project e-MOTICON successfully launched

03 May 2017, Munich: Together with 15 partners and 41 observers from the Alpine Space Area, B.A.U.M. Consult Munich/Berlin is supporting Public Administrations in the homogeneous deployment of electric mobility in the Alpine Space. The project e-MOTICON was launched in November 2016 and will run for three years. read more

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Ludwig Karg for ERA-Net Smart Grid Plus

B.A.U.M. as an internationally established partner for the future energy supply

1st September 2016, Munich/Berlin: From E-Energy to ERA-Net Smart Grid Plus - for many years B.A.U.M. is successfully involved in national and international research projects. Project partners and clients appreciate its expert contribution as well as its extensive experience of networking, science communication, project coordination and evaluation related to solutions for Smart Energy and Smart Grids. read more

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Networking on the topic 'smart grid'

ERA-Net SG+ Launch Event in Sweden

21 - 22 April 2016, Stockholm: Knowledge fosters progress. More than 50 representatives from industry, research and several SMEs came together at the ERA-Net SG+ launch event in Stockholm where Ludwig Karg, Managing Director of B.A.U.M. Munich/Berlin, officially introduced the European knowledge sharing platform “expera”. read more

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Speakers of the S3C final conference

Successful conclusion of the EU project S3C

24 September 2015, Berlin: After three years of research in the area of activating and engaging end users of energy in smart grid projects, the S3C-project consortium hosted its final conference on the 24th of September in Berlin. The main topic of the conference was the publication of the final version of the web-based S3C toolkit for consumer involvement. read more

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Participants of the panel discussion

Final conference marks the end of the project FINESCE

15 September 2015, Berlin: The EU project FINESCE successfully tested the applicability of FIWARE standard software components in the energy sector at seven European trial sites. At the project’s final conference in Berlin the FINESCE Smart Energy Platform, which was developed within the framework of the project, was presented. read more

Ludwig Karg (BAUM) with Martin Sambale (eza!)
Ludwig Karg (BAUM) with Martin Sambale (eza!)

E-Bike charging station opened at the Biberhof

3 May 2015, Sonthofen, Allgäu: The town of Sonthofen has a new attraction for bicycle tourists: Sonthofen’s first mayor Christian Wilhelm together with Dr. Huber Lechner, managing director of the local utility “Allgäuer Kraftwerke GmbH (AKW)” opened the new charging station for E-bikes at the Biberhof, which is located close to Sonthofen in the Oberallgäu. read more