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The Research Centre for Energy Networks of ETH Zurich (Forschungsstelle Energienetze - FEN) was established in June 2011 to contribute to answering the energy challenges of today and the future towards a more sustainable energy system with a special focus on energy networks by means of independent, credible, applied and interdisciplinary research.

Key activities:

Applied Research & Industrial Projects

  • Interdisciplinary studies and scientific work funded by SGN members or by third parties
  • Collaboration in scientific projects with national and international partners

Service Provision

  • Preparation of assessment reports
  • Advising public administrations, industry and associations
  • Providing services to the industry in key competence areas with in-house developed
    tools and method
  • Bringing new methodologies and tools in energy research closer to the industry

Dissemination and Communication

  • Publication and presentation of scientific papers/contributions
  • Communication of results from quantitative studies and assessments to the general
  • Organisation of seminars and conferences


  • Co-supervision of semester, master theses and dissertations
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