Convergent Infrastructures

Convergent Infrastructures

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Germany has begun switching to renewable energy sources for a future viable energy supply. This entails developing new storage technologies and as well as energy supply networks. The Fraunhofer IFF pools its expertise in production, logistics, energy, and information and communications technologies to develop new, complex supply and disposal infrastructure’s in and among companies as well as their surroundings. Our researchers develop smart energy management systems and design integrated production and logistics networks that make it possible to utilize volatile energies reliably.