4th SCCER CREST White Paper

January 16, 2018 3:39 PM

Although energy efficiency has increased in recent decades, there is still a lot to be done to reach emission targets put forth Swiss Energy Strategy. ...

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Hydrogen, Scaling up - a strategy for a sustainable energy future

January 9, 2018 4:05 PM

The Hydrogen Council, a global industry coalition promoting the development of a hydrogen economy, recently released a comprehensive report entitled Hydrogen, Scaling up. ...

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SCCER Mobility interview with Francesca Cellina

December 15, 2017 10:03 AM

Francesca Cellina leads the Sustainability and Society research group at the Institute for Applied Sustainability to the Built Environment at the University of Applied Sciences of Southern ...

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eDumper wins European eMove 360° award

November 17, 2017 10:18 AM

On 16 October 2017, eMining AG won the eMove 360° award for their eDumper. Along with being the biggest electric vehicle with tires, it is equipped with the largest battery (710 kWh) manufactured ...

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CO2-free mobility: (how) is that possible?

November 9, 2017 10:00 AM

SCCER Mobility addresses the issue of shaping a future Swiss transport sector without a CO2 footprint. ...

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SWISSMEM Symposium - Electromobility

November 3, 2017 3:40 PM

Gil Georges confronts the question: does electromobility reduce CO2 emissions?

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Prizes for best research projects in energy and sustainability - apply today!

October 11, 2017 4:14 PM

Since 2007, the Eni Award distinguishes scientists and researchers from around the world for their outstanding research projects in the field of energy and sustainability. ...

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SCCER Mobility at ICCM21 in Xi’an, China

October 6, 2017 2:52 PM

The International Conference on Composite Materials (ICCM), held for the first time in 1975, is the largest scientific congress surrounding composite materials. ...

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SCCER Mobility’s first white paper

September 11, 2017 4:01 PM

SCCER Mobility’s first white paper is a synthesis of its working paper Towards an Energy Efficient and Climate Compatible Future Swiss Transportation System and bears the same title in German. ...

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Congratulations to the first “Future Transport Systems” graduates!

July 19, 2017 10:15 AM

Final presentations of the first CAS “Systemic Aspects of Future Transport”, part of the MAS ETH “Future Transport Systems”, took place on 13 July at Villa Hatt, ETH Zurich. ...

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Adaptricity AG on board

July 14, 2017 4:37 PM

Adaptricity is an ETH spin-off company of the Power System Laboratory. The company specializes in developing software tools to simulate and analyze distribution grids. ...

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New study on lithium-ion batteries available now

July 7, 2017 11:04 AM

Recently, the CSEM Energy Storage Research Centre at the Bern University of Applied Sciences (BFH) completed a technology assessment of lithium-ion batteries (LIBs), a study funded by armasuisse ...

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First SCCER Mobility working paper now completed and available online!

May 17, 2017 6:30 AM

The working paper entitled Towards an Energy Efficient and Climate Compatible Future Swiss Transportation System presents some of the results from the first funding period of the SCCER Mobility ...

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Joint Activity CEDA kick-off meeting a success!

March 28, 2017 12:57 PM

The Joint Activity Coherent Energy Demonstrator Assessment (CEDA) started successfully with a kick-off meeting on February 7 at EMPA, Dübendorf. The joint project, led by Dr. ...

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The study program MAS ETH in «Future Transport Systems» premiered successfully!

March 21, 2017 4:40 PM

Registration for the next CAS in «Technology Potential» is still possible.

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High-efficiency hybrid electric buses will soon hit the streets of Zurich

March 7, 2017 12:05 PM

Swiss Trolley plus, a collaborative project between the public transportation services of Zurich (VBZ), HESS AG, BFH and ETHZ, has developed a 15%-more-efficient hybrid electric bus. ...

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Opportunities and challenges for electric mobility

December 6, 2016 2:41 PM

THELMA: An interdisciplinary assessment of passenger vehicles

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Swiss Mobility Days 2016

April 22, 2016 4:30 PM

SCCER Mobility was well represented at the Swiss Mobility Days 2016 by Andrea Vezzini and Véronique Michaud. Prof. Dr. ...

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Swiss Energy Research Conference 2016

April 22, 2016 4:01 PM

Last April, the 10th edition of the Swiss Energy Research Conference took place in Lucerne under the heading “From Invention to Innovation”. ...

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Special CTI Measures for export-oriented SMEs conducting CTI R&D projects

April 22, 2016 3:59 PM

CTI has announced special measures to facilitate conditions for export-oriented SMEs conducting CTI R&D projects.

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DZM - new KOMO "Koordinationsstelle für nachhaltige Mobilität"

March 8, 2016 11:25 AM

DZM - new KOMO "Koordinationsstelle für nachhaltige Mobilität" - renews his support to innovative projects in sustainable mobility. ...

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Handy-App GoEco! - Article in Tages-Anzeiger

March 3, 2016 3:18 PM

Playful on the way Scientists at ETH want to motivate motorists to switch to public transport and bicycle by attracting their attention to the handy-app «Go Eco!». ...

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GAS ON started

December 11, 2015 2:58 PM

A European consortium with 4 car manufacturers and 20 industrial and academic partners funded by EU H2020 joined forces towards the development of dedicated Gas-Only internal combustion engine ...

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Again a price for E-digger: European Solar Prize 2015

November 23, 2015 10:00 AM

In addition to the Swiss Solar Prize 2015, the E-digger team has received the European Solar Prize 2015 with great pleasure in Prague on November 23. ...

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GoEco! project - full application form now available

November 19, 2015 10:11 AM

The official recruitment campaign has just being launched and an updated website is available. You can find all the details on www.goeco-project. ...

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E-digger has won the Swiss Solar Prize 2015

November 16, 2015 2:41 PM

The innovative constructor Markus Affentranger has initiated the world’s first 16-ton solar digger with electric drive in close cooperation with Prof. ...

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SCCER Mobility flyer is ready

September 24, 2015 4:36 PM

SCCER Mobility flyer is ready and can be downloaded or ordered by post Our flyer includes short descriptions of the research capabilities within our Competence Center and the contact info of the ...

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Strong Swiss Franc: Special CTI Measures for SMEs

July 3, 2015 9:31 AM

Federal Council has instructed CTI to waive requirements for cash contribution for R&D funding.

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The Energy Storage Research Center ESReC at the core of the Swiss Battery Research Platform

May 11, 2015 3:28 PM

ESReC, one of the largest battery technology research platforms available to industrial R&D projects in Switzerland, is now fully operational.

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GoEco! nominated for „Umweltpreis 2015“

May 8, 2015 4:04 PM

The project GoEco! has been nominated for the „Umweltpreis 2015“ by the „Schweizerische Umweltstiftung Luzern“.

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Fahrleitung ade: So wird der Bus flexibel (goodbye supply lines: how buses become flexible)

April 30, 2015 1:25 PM

Prof. Vinzenz Haerri and his team of HSLU Lucerne present new solutions for public transportation in Switzerland.

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New Cell and Module Test Rigs ready for start testing thermal management at NTB Buchs

April 28, 2015 2:42 PM

The New Cell and Module Test Rigs built up at NTB Buchs allow to measure in situ the “real” heat flux released under different working conditions, i.e. charging and discharging

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2014 Award for innovation and climate Protection by the German Natural Gas Industry

April 2, 2015 8:57 AM

The 2014 Award for Innovation and Climate Protection has been awarded to the Institute for Dynamic Systems and Control IDSC at ETH Zürich.

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Prof. André Studart of ETH Zürich received a Consolidator Grant from SNSF

March 12, 2015 10:57 AM

ETH researcher André Studart received a Consolidator Grant from the Swiss National Science Foundation.

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The project GoEco! has been awarded with the first place at the Energieschweiz AppWelt 2014 contest.

February 6, 2015 2:35 PM

The project GoEco! has been awarded with the first place at the Energieschweiz AppWelt 2014 contest.

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