A special feature of research at Fraunhofer is the combination of applied research in the field of renewable energies with economic and political system analysis and innovation research.
By combining these competencies and based on national and international market analyses, our company can identify long-term trends in the field of renewable energy sources and energy efficiency which offer a basis of decision-making both for politics and industry.
In order to exploit the future economic potential, experts at Fraunhofer Energy Research are analyzing current and future positions of relevant stakeholders by means of participation and acceptance analyses. We support energy and climate policy stakeholders with data, studies and tools in their decision-making and in monitoring existing processes. In addition, Fraunhofer researchers provide their expertise in the field of technology and policy impact assessment - a relevant factor in achieving the final goal.