All Episodes of The smarter E Podcast

The smarter E podcast is all about the current trends and developments in a renewable, decentralized and digital energy industry. Our moderators Tobias Bücklein and Zackes Brustik welcome and interview personalities who shape our industry and drive developments forward. A new episode is published every Thursday.

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The smarter E Podcast Episodes

How startups are driving the energy transition

Episode 97 with Andreas Kuhlmann. CEO of dena

German

Second Life as a leverage to refinance the transition?

Episode 96 with Claudius Jehle. CEO of volytica

English

Why is AC bidirectionality key to large-scale V2G implementation?

Episode 95 with Dennis Schulmeyer, LADE

German

Brazil's further way to become and maintain a global player on the solar market

Episode 94 with Rodrigo Sauaia, ABSOLAR

English

Second Life, Zero Life and more - What does the future hold for energy storage?

Episode 93 with Franz-Josef Feilmeier, Fenecon

German

Power Sector Accelerating E-Mobility: Can Utilities turn EVs into a Grid Asset?

Episode 92 with Bruce Douglas, Eurelectric

English

Grid-safe integration of e-mobility - why battery electric vehicles save us from blackout

Episode 91 with Markus Wunsch, Netze BW

German

What opportunities and challenges do PPAs bring to the energy industry?

Episode 90 with Annkathrin Rabe, Statkraft

German

Decentralized energy supply as the basis of a clean energy system?

Episode 89 with Gerrit Wörner, sonnen GmbH

German

How to break away from fossil fuels with hydrogen?

Episode 88 with Prof. Dr. Veronika Grimm, H2.B

English

Sector coupling in the neighborhood – the key to the energy transition?

Episode 87 with Dr. Claudia van Laak and Dr. Karsten Schmidt, Open District Hub e.V.

German

No heat transition without solar thermal energy

Episode 86 with Karin Rühling, TU Dresden

German

The Sky is the Limit – How Hydrogen will Power Aviation

Episode 85 with Prof. Dr. Josef Kallo, CEO of H2Fly

English

Geld verdienen mit dem eigenen E-Auto: THG-Quote und mehr

Episode 84 with Marcus Fendt, Managing Director, The Mobility House

German

BIPV – Buildings as Power Plants of the Future?

Episode 83 with Dieter Moor, CEO Europe, ClearVuePV

English

Business under Power: Promotion of Charging Systems for E-Vehicles

Episode 82 with Conrad Hammer from the National Charging Infrastructure Control Center in Berlin

German

The Unexpected Return of Nuclear - What to Make of it?

Episode 81 with Dr. Paul Dorfman, Associate Fellow, Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU), University of Sussex

English

Systemvision 2050 – Wie sieht das klimaneutrale Energiesystem der Zukunft aus?

Episode 80 with Thomas Dederichs, Head of Energy Policy at Amprion .

German

Sunny Outlook for Photovoltaics & Storage in Europe

Episode 79 with Michael Schmela, Executive Advisor and a member of the leadership team of SolarPower Europe.

English

Retrofitting: Vom Verbrenner zum Stromer – eine Lösung für nachhaltige Mobilität?

Episode 78 with Heiko Fleck, Managing Director of Fleck GmbH.

German

Grüner Wasserstoff als Lösung einer verlässlichen Stromversorgung?

Episode 77 with Fabian Jochem, Head of Strategy at SMA Sunbelt.

German

Disruption der E-Mobilität – Tesla als Wegbereiter

Episode 76 with Christoph Krachten, science journalist and bestselling author of the book "Tesla or how Elon Musk is revolutionizing electromobility".

German

Dynamic Change in the Storage Market: Developments, Trends & Challenges

Episode 75 with Anil Srivastava, Chief Executive Officer, Leclanché

English

Neue Bundesregierung gleich Neue Energiewelt? Das erwartet uns 2022

Episode 74 with Joachim Goldbeck, CEO of Goldbeck Solar GmbH

German

Wasserstoff - Dekarbonisierung des Gebäudesektors – Warum wir es uns nicht leisten können, ihn nicht zu haben

Episode 73 with Leonie Assheuer, EU Affairs Manager at Viessmann.

German

Renewable Energy Market Middle East: Status, Trends & Recommendations

Episode 72 with Benjamin Attia, Senior Research Analyst, Energy Transition Practice, Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables.

English

Durchblick bei Ladesystemen: Welche Förderungen werden angeboten?

Episode 71 with Conrad Hammer, head of the Federal-Länder-Municipal Coordination and the Funding team at the National Charging Infrastructure Control Center in Berlin

German

Green Hydrogen Manifesto: Europe as a Role Model for Hydrogen Introduction

Episode 70 with Jorgo Chatzimarkakis, CEO of Hydrogen Europe

English

Wie kann sich Deutschland selbst mit erneuerbarer Energie versorgen?

Episode 69 with Ove Petersen, co-founder of GP JOULE and current CEO of the group

German

PANEL DISKUSSION: Vehicle2Grid als GameChanger der Neuen Energiewelt

Episode 68 with Niklas Schirmer (Elli, Volkswagen Group Charging GmbH), Marcus Fendt, (The Mobility House), Rüdiger Freimann, (Erwin Hymer Group SE), Tillmann Laux (Sono Motors) and Markus Emmert (Bundesverband eMobilität e.V. / BEM)

German

Battery Production in Europe – an Important Corner Stone of our Future Economy

Episode 67 with Gery Bonduelle, FREYR

English

Virtuelle Kraftwerke – Erneuerbarer Strom zu jeder Zeit

Episode 66 with Simon Schweda, EnBW

German

Stromspeicher im Netz: Evolution statt Revolution

Episode 65 with Hans Urban

German

Florida-Eis Manufaktur – So geht "Klimaneutrale" Produktion

Episode 64 with Olaf Höhn, Florida-Eis

German

Vehicle-integrated Photovoltaikcs (VIPV): Flexible Solar Modules for More Power

Episode 63 with Dr. Martin Heinrich, Fraunhofer ISE

English

European Green Hydrogen sector – Where is the journey taking us?

Episode 62 with Thomas Chrometzka, Enapter

English

Fuhrpark: Wie sich Elektroautos in die Flotte integrieren lassen

Episode 61 with Heiko Luft, EnBW

German

What Role does Blockchain Play in the Energy World Now and in the Future?

Episode 60 with Sebnem Rusitschka, Blockchain Bundesverband | Freelio

English

Bauwerkintegrierte Photovoltaik (BIPV) – energetisch sinnvolle Fassadennutzung

Episode 59 with Dr. Björn Rau, the Advisory Office for Building Integrated Photovoltaics (BAIP)

German

Paths to Zero Emission Mobility

Episode 58 with Dr. Sandra Wappelhorst, International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT) and Lisa Bolin, Polestar

English

Erneuerbarer Wasserstoff dank Solar-Wind-Hybridkraftwerken?

Episode 57 with Dr. Raphael Niepelt, Institute for Solar Energy Research (ISFH)

German

European Transmission and Distribution Systems – Ready for Smart Grids

Episode 56 with Dr. Michael Weinhold, Siemens Smart Infrastructure

English

Wege zum klimaneutralen Unternehmen

Episode 55 with Wolfgang Saam, Climate Protection Companies and Prof. Jens Hesselbach, University Kassel

German

Renewable Energy Markets: What Europe can learn from California

Episode 54 with Bernadette Del Chiaro, California Solar & Storage Association

English

100% Erneuerbare Energien für Deutschland bis 2030?

Episode 53 with Hans-Josef Fell, President at the Energy Watch Group

German

Neues Klimaschutzgesetz und seine Auswirkungen – was kann die Politik & Wirtschaft tun?

Episode 52 with Prof. Dr. Hans-Martin Henning, Fraunhofer ISE

German

Fight Against Climate Crisis: Effective Strategies for Companies

Episode 51 with Nicolas Schuerhoff, right. based on science

English

Stand und Perspektiven des Recyclings von Lithium-Ionen-Batterien

Episode 50 with Prof. Dr. Achim Kampker, RWTH Aachen

German

Wärmewende: Wie können Quartierskonzepte und Contracting gut zusammenspielen?

Episode 49 with Tobias Dworschak, vedec

German

Technologien und Innovationen am Solarmarkt – was bringt die Zukunft?

Episode 48 with Andreas Bett, Fraunhofer ISE

German

Renewable Energy and Jobs – What Prospects Does the Market Offer?

Episode 47 with Michael Renner, IRENA

English

What Impact will Sustainable Batteries Have on the Market?

Episode 46 with Florian Mayr, Apricum

English

Agrivoltaics – Synergistic Production of Food and Energy

Episode 45 with Max Trommsdorff, Fraunhofer ISE

English

Netzunabhängig in den Urlaub – Was können emissionsfreie e-Trailer?

Episode 44 with Markus Emmert, BEM & Dr. Rüdiger Freimann, Erwin Hymer Group

German

Customers Benefiting from Flexibility?

Episode 43 with Dr. Paul Troughton, Enel X & SmartEn

English

Innovative Solarspeichertechnologien erobern den Markt – Evolution statt Revolution

Episode 42 with Carsten Körnig, BSW & Stefan Krokowski, LG Energy Solution

German

Off-Grid PV: New Ways for Climate Protection & Power Supply

Episode 41 with David Lecoque, Alliance of Rural Electrification (ARE)

English

Gibt es bald eine Art AirBnB für Ladesäulen?

Episode 40 with Konrad Benze, Chargehere & Johannes Brodführer, eliso

German

European Hydrogen Market Set to Explode

Episode 39 with Alexander Esser, Aurora Energy Research

English

Wie wird Tübingen bis 2030 klimaneutral, Boris Palmer?

Episode 38 with Boris Palmer, Lord Mayor, University City of Tübingen

German

Vehicle-to-Grid: Bidirectional Charging Brings CO2 Saving Potential

Episode 37 with Prof. Dr. Dietmar Göhlich, Mobility2Grid

English

Spirit of Optimism in European PV Markets

Episode 36 with Michael Schmela, SolarPower Europe

English

Elektromobilität 2020: Strohfeuer oder Durchbruch?

Episode 35 with Marcus Fendt, The Mobility House & Checrallah Kachouh, Compleo

German

The Role of Cogeneration in the New Energy World

Episode 34 with Hans Korteweg, COGEN Europe

English

Wie weit sind wir bei der Nutzung von grünem Wasserstoff?

Episode 33 with Jeanette Uhlig, dena

German

E-Mobilitäts-Provider: Lerneffekte aus Nutzersicht

Episode 32 with Dr. Axel Sprenger, uScale

German

Power-to-X & Green Hydrogen for European Mechanical Engineering

Episode 31 with Dr. Carola Kantz, VDMA

English

Autarkie als Riesenchance für den Speichermarkt?

Episode 30 with Aurelie Alemany, SENEC GmbH

German

Synergy Effects Through Solar and E-Mobility

Episode 29 with Thomic Ruschmeyer, German Solar Mobility Association (BSM)

German

Why the Energy Transition is Still an Electricity Turnaround Worldwide

Episode 28 with Rana Adib, REN21

English

Vorzeitiges Aus für eine halbe Million Solaranlagen? Wirtschaftliche Folgen von Ü20-PV-Anlagen im EEG 2021

Episode 27 with Carsten Körnig, BSW Solar & Dr. Martin Ammon, EuPD Research

German

Stromnetz 2050 – So erreichen wir die energie- und klimapolitischen Ziele

Episode 26 with Christian Schorn, TransnetBW GmbH

German

Klimaneutralität in Städten und Kommunen – CO2-neutrale Quartierskonzepte, Microgrids und Kopplung der Sektoren

Episode 25 with Dr. Norbert Reuter, Stadtwerke Konstanz

German

The New Oil: Green Hydrogen from the Arabian Gulf

Episode 24 with Cornelius Matthes, Dii Desert Energy

English

Renaissance der europäischen PV-Produktion – Solar-Boom 2.0?

Episode 23 with Gunter Erfurt, Meyer Burger

German

Die Integration der Erneuerbaren Energien ins Netz der Zukunft

Episode 22 with Robert Spanheimer, BITKOM

German

Stammtischwissen der Elektromobilität – so nachhaltig und zukunftsweisend ist E-Mobilität wirklich

Episode 21 with Kurt Sigl, Bundesverband eMobilität e.V (BEM)

German

How Consumer Demands are Effecting the Transport Sector

Episode 20 with Jennifer Dungs, InnoEnergy

English

Booster für die Wirtschaft – wie schaffen wir eine erfolgreiche Energiewende?

Episode 19 with Dr. Patrick Graichen, Agora Energiewende

German

Europe as a New Hotspot for E-Mobility?

Episode 18 with Espen Hauge, European Association for Electromobility (AVERE)

English

Reform des EEG – die wirtschaftlichen Chancen einer klugen Energiewende

Episode 17 with Prof. Dr. Claudia Kemfert, Deutsches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (DIW)

German

Wege einer erfolgreichen Energiewende – Regulierung beseitigen, Hürden abbauen und vorhandene Marktkräfte entfesseln

Episode 16 with Robert Busch, Federal Association for the New Energy Industry (bne)

German

Energy Storage in Brazil – Prospects and Challenges

Episode 15 with Markus Vlasits, NewCharge

English

Photovoltaik – ein Pfeiler nachhaltiger Energieversorgung

Episode 14 with Dr. Jann Binder, ZSW

German

Clean Water – sauberes Trinkwasser dank Solarenergie

Episode 13 with David Wedepohl, BSW-Solar & Ali Al-Hakim, Boreal Light GmbH

German

Solar in South America – Where is the upcoming PV Nation Brazil Heading?

Episode 12 with Rodolfo Zamian Danilow, Ministry of Mines and Energy of Brazil

English

The Current Status, Role and Costs of Energy Storage Technologies

Episode 11 with Matthias Vetter, Fraunhofer ISE

English

Zukunftstrend ganz nah: Technische Revolution durch Elektromobilität

Episode 10 with Lars Thomsen, future matters

German

Floating Solar PV – Global Momentum and Perspectives

Episode 9 with Toni Weigl, BayWa r.e

English

Rettet Wasserstoff die Energiewende?

Episode 8 with Werner Diwald, Deutscher Wasserstoff- und Brennstoffzellenverband (DWV) & Zeyad Abul-Ella, Home Power Solutions

German

Long-term effects of COVID-19 on the Storage Market

Episode 7 with Florian Mayr, Apricum

English

Der Weg zum CO2-neutralen Unternehmen – mit Nachhaltigkeit zum Geschäftserfolg

Episode 6 with Frank Lehmann, Ensinger Mineral Heilquellen GmbH

German

Merchant PV Conquers the European Electricity Market

Episode 5 with David Wedepoh, BSW-Solar & Benedikt Ziegert, enervis energy advisors GmbH

English

EU Recovery Package: Make or Break for the Green Deal?

Episode 4 with Aurelie Beauvais, SolarPower Europe

English

Prosumer-Geschäftsmodelle heute und morgen – intelligente Energiewende von unten?

Episode 3 with Frauke Thies, SmartEN

German

E-Auto fahren & sparen – Top-Tarife für verschiedene Autotypen

Episode 2 with Christine Koch, EuPD Research

German

Aktueller Bericht aus Berlin: Der 52-Gigawatt-Deckel für PV fällt

Episode 1 with Carsten Körnig, BSW-Solar

German