Dear energy consultants, engineers, environmental protection technicians and colleagues, Berlin’s energy and environment sector has a wide range of professions. Be it in production or research – with more than 6,500 companies and 60,000 employees, the capital is an excellent location for this industry.
Berlin’s energy technology industry specialises in different sub-sectors. These include:
- Renewable energies
- Energy networks and storage systems
- Power plant technology
- Clean technologies
The latter is particularly important for sustainable water management and recycling, as well as material and resource efficiency projects. The leading companies in Berlin include ALBA Group, Siemens and Vattenfall. Berlin’s WindNODE project is pursuing intelligent energies as one of the five showcase regions for the intelligent networking of Germany’s energy system. Begin your job search now! It will be worth your while.
Science & Research in the Energy & Environment industry
Around 30 scientific institutions are concerned with energy technology in Berlin. One of these is the leading institution TU Berlin (Technische Universität), which places particular emphasis on photovoltaics, wind energy, networks and storage systems. In addition, Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin, IHP GmbH - Innovations for High Performance Microelectronics (a member of the Leibniz Association) and Fraunhofer Institute for Production Systems and Design Technology (IPK) are among the capital’s major non-academic research institutions. All potential employers!
Studying Energy & Environment
Berlin also caters for the next generation. Five universities and colleges offer over 20 energy technology courses. Including the leading institution TU Berlin (Technische Universität). There are also almost 30 courses covering environmental topics, including those specialising in technical environmental protection, or process, energy and environmental systems engineering at TU Berlin.