Energy

Energy

Energy is not just essential for all life, but also for the comforts of our modern world. DTU does research in all areas of the energy supply—from production and transport to storage and consumption, with a special focus on sustainable energy forms and systems. Wind and solar power, fusion, transportation energy, energy efficiency, and building insulation are some of the energy technology areas we specialize in

Research subjects

Bioenergy Fuel cells Electricity supply Energy efficiency Energy storage Energy production Energy systems Fossil fuels Power stations Solar energy Wind energy

Departments and Centres

Centre for Oil and Gas - DTU

The Danish Hydrocarbon Research and Technology Centre at DTU is tasked with researching and developing new technologies with a view to improving utilization of the North Sea reserves of oil and gas. The centre is located at DTU and affiliated with research groups at the University of Copenhagen...

DTU Chemical Engineering

DTU Chemical Engineering’s main activities lie within the areas of product design, process design and production in the chemical, biotechnological, pharmaceutical, food technological and energy technological industries.

DTU Electrical Engineering

At DTU Electrical Engineering we educate engineers within Electrical Engineering technologies. We offer studies at BEng, BSc, MSc and PhD levels. The department also participates in international Master programmes. We conduct research within antenna and microwave technology, robot technology...

DTU Energy

At the Department of Energy Conversion and Storage we work on sustainable energy technologies. In the energy system of the future a large part of the energy will be supplied by fluctuating sources such as solar and wind power. This makes it critically important to be able to convert and...

DTU Nutech

The Danish national competence center for nuclear technologies. The aim is to develop and utilize knowledge concerning radioactivity and ionizing radiation for the benefit of society.