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Press Release / 12.3.2018

Substantially more renewable energies are possible by 2030

Renewable energies could realistically cover a share of up to 35 percent of total energy consumption by 2030: This is the result of a recently published study by Fraunhofer ISI for the European Parliament.

Press Release / 27.2.2018

The EU’s FET research program is working – and should be expanded

Fraunhofer ISI coordinated the “FET-Traces“ project, which analyzed the impacts of the EU’s “Future Emerging Technologies“ (FET) funding program. The main recommendation, therefore, is to take the program out of its niche and assign it more funding.

Press Release / 26.2.2018

Sustainable urban water infrastructures: Go-ahead for demonstration project in Lünen

With the i.WET concept Fraunhofer ISI has developed a practical concept for water reuse which supports a near-natural urban water cycle. A demonstration project, which integrates i.WET into a new housing area, is starting in Lünen, North Rhine-Westphalia.

Press Release / 26.2.2018

Seven outstanding prize winners from industry and research

The Federal Environment Ministry and the Federation of German Industries awarded the German Innovation Prize for Climate and Environment to seven winners on 21 February 2018. The scientific evaluation of the submitted innovations was carried out by the Fraunhofer ISI.

Press Release / 14.2.2018

Director of Fraunhofer ISI supports the “Strategy Dialog Automotive Industry Baden-Württemberg (BW)“

Professor Marion A. Weissenberger-Eibl will chair the working group “Research and Innovation Environment“ as part of the “Strategy Dialog Automotive Industry BW“. The director of the Fraunhofer ISI is supporting Baden-Württemberg’s state government in preparing the automotive industry to face future challenges.

Press Release / 8.2.2018

Fraunhofer ISI awards outstanding achievements

At an award ceremony in Karlsruhe, several scientists were awarded the “Fraunhofer ISI Award 2018“ for their achievements. The external jury honored an outstanding doctoral thesis, excellent qualification as well as best project.


The scientists at the Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISI annually publish more than 200 publications including research reports, books, working papers and scientific articles which together cover the broad spectrum of ISI's research. Every month, the latest Fraunhofer ISI specialist publications will be updated in an institute-wide list.