Promoting the Application of Heat Pumps in China to Contribute to Energy Decarbonization

Sino-German Business Roundtable on High Temperature Heat Pumps On 16 May 2022, GIZ and China Heat Pump Alliance (CHPA) jointly organized the “Sino-German High Temperature Heat Pump Round Table” under the framework of the Sino-German Energy Partnership.  The event allowed German and Chinese business representatives to present their high temperature heat pump solutions – along […]

Germany and China Strengthen Cooperation on the Energy Transition

10th Meeting of the Sino-German Working Group on Energy                               On 27 April 2022, the tenth meeting of the Sino-German Working Group on Energy between the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action (BMWK) and the National Energy Administration of the PRC (NEA) took place virtually. At the meeting, both sides reviewed last year’s […]

Europe-China Dialogue on Distributed Solar

28 April 2022 Agora Energy Transition China and GIZ will co-organize the Europe-China Distributed Renewable Energy Workshop in Beijing on 28th April 2022 under the framework of the BMWK supported Sino-German Energy Transition project. The workshop will be a hybrid event with both online and offline participation in Beijing. Leading experts in relevant fields both from […]

Sino-German Energy Transition project shares project outcomes at BETD

BETD22 side events on capacity adequacy & flexibility and E-mobility & RE integration With growing shares of variable renewable energy, flexibility measures and adequate planning of dispatchable generation and energy infrastructure play an increasingly important role for security of supply in the future energy system. In the GIZ led project Sino-German Energy Transition (EnTrans, supported by BMWK), […]

Series Workshop on Flexibility Measures

As a follow-up to German-Chinese workshops on flexibility measures and adequate planning of dispatchable generation and energy infrastructure, EnTrans in cooperation with the Danish Embassy Beijing and Danish Energy Agency (DEA) plans to hold a series of 3 workshops in 2022 aiming at sharing the German and Danish experience as well as the research results […]

Sino-German Cooperation on Energy Efficiency Deepened

7th Meeting of the Sino-German Working Group on Energy Efficiency On 20 January 2022, the 7th annual meeting of the Sino-German Working Group on Energy Efficiency between the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action (BMWK) and the National Development and Reform Commission of the PRC (NDRC) took place virtually. Both sides reviewed the […]

Greener Data Center: Flexibility and Renewables

In this podcast, experts discuss their joint research of data center flexibility in China and Europe Click here to access the Environment China Podcast – episode on: Data Center Flexibility and Renewables” Data centers are having an increasing effect on the environment and climate due to their rapidly rising energy consumption. In 2018, data centers […]

Energy Partnership supports energy efficient and sustainable development of industry parks in China

Launch event of the Sino-German Demonstration Project on Energy Efficiency in Cities On 18 January 2022, the Energy Partnership successfully launched the Sino-German Demonstration Project on Energy Efficiency in Cities in Jintan Economic Development Zone (Jintan EDZ). The implementation partners, GIZ, CECEP Consulting and the German Energy Agency (dena), kicked-off the project by signing a […]

German electricity market capacity adequacy study shows how Germany successfully handles clean energy within the European electricity market

Author: Anders Hove (侯安德)Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit Project Director of Sino-German Energy Partnership . A German government-funded study shows that Germany has adequate resources through 2030. The report uses a complex and sophisticated methodology to estimate the loss-of-load probability (LOLP), while accounting for both rising shares of variable wind and solar power as well as […]