Regional (and Urban) Energy Systems

GC goal:

  • Planning, design and operation of regional and urban energy systems according to the demands and requirements of a digitalized user-centric society so to achieve energy security and carbon neutrality
  • Combine energy planning and sustainable city planning
  • Include social acceptance, energy economics, management, regulation and policy
  • Align with the concept of “Citizen Energy Community”


Prof. Dr. Andrea Benigni
Institute of Energy and Climate Research, Energy Systems Engineering (IEK-10), Forschungszentrum Jülich

Prof. Dr. Antonello Monti
Institute for Automation of Complex Power Systems, RWTH Aachen University