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The IZES gGmbH was founded in November 1999 as an institute associated to the University of Applied Sciences of Saarland (htw saar). It was created by the initiative of the Federal State Saarland, several energy companies and energy service providers, as well as the University of Saarland and the University of Applied Sciences of Saarland (htw saar). The IZES was initially operated as a registered association (ZES e.V.). After merging with the Energy Agency of Saarland (later AZES GmbH) in 2005, the IZES is now operating as a limited non-profit organization.

Next to its main shareholder, the State of Saarland, the Stadtwerke Saarbrücken Netz AG, the VSE AG, the STEAG New Energies GmbH, the Pfalzwerke AG, the Enovos Deutschland SE, the htw saar (University of Applied Sciences) and the University of Saarland have ownership shares in the IZES gGmbH.

The interdisciplinary team of scientific staff consists of economists, industrial, mechanical, civil, environmental, agricultural and electrical engineers, forestry experts, political and social scientists, environmental lawyers, spatial and environmental planners, geographers, psychologists, environmental scientists, environmental scientists and environmental engineers. environmental, agricultural and electrical engineers, foresters, political and social scientists, environmental lawyers, spatial and environmental planners, geographers, psychologists, computer scientists and chemists and is supported by undergraduates, bachelor’s and master’s students, interns and assistants from various degree programmes.

The purpose of the organisation is to promote science and research as well as environmental protection, in particular through application-oriented research and development in the field of sustainable energy and material flow systems. The approach of IZES gGmbH is interdisciplinary and combines practical topics with scientific questions and approaches.

IZES gGmbH manages regional, national and international projects on behalf of and in cooperation with municipalities, authorities, ministries, institutions, national and European funding organisations, private sector companies and other scientific institutions. In addition to initiating and providing scientific support for cooperation projects in Germany and neighbouring European countries, IZES gGmbH is also involved in large-scale scientific projects with an international focus.

In its own test and demonstration facilities, technical equipment is available with which a selected range of analyses and quality tests can be carried out and innovative technology and process developments made possible. A test biogas plant and a briquetting press are also available for research purposes – partly in co-operation with htw saar.

The IZES gGmbH is divided into 5 departements:

The IZES gGmbH was founded in November 1999 as an institute associated to the University of Applied Sciences of Saarland (htw saar). It was created by the initiative of the Federal State Saarland, several energy companies and energy service providers, as well as the University of Saarland and the University of Applied Sciences of Saarland (htw saar). The IZES was initially operated as a registered association (ZES e.V.). After merging with the Energy Agency of Saarland (later AZES GmbH) in 2005, the IZES is now operating as a limited non-profit organization.

Next to its main shareholder, the State of Saarland, the Stadtwerke Saarbrücken Netz AG, the VSE AG, the STEAG New Energies GmbH, the Pfalzwerke AG, the Enovos Deutschland SE, the htw saar (University of Applied Sciences) and the University of Saarland have ownership shares in the IZES gGmbH.

The interdisciplinary team of research assistants consists inter alia in economists, industrial, mechanical, civil, environmental, agricultural and electrical engineers, foresters, political and social scientists, environmental lawyers, spatial and environmental planners, geographers, psychologists, computer scientists and chemists. It is also supported by diploma students, bachelor and master students, auxiiliaries and trainees coming from different study courses.

The company’s object is the promotion of science and research as well as environmental protection, in particular by applied research and development in the field of sustainable energy and material flow systems. The approach of the IZES gGmbH is interdisciplinary and connects practice-related topics with scientific issues and approaches to thinking

Find out more about our fields of work, their current projects and employees by clicking on the respective field or get an overview of all fields of work on our overview page.

Upcoming Events

Workshop Aquakultur I Aquatische Biomasse I Aquatische Technologie

Das EU-geförderte Projekt BioRural lädt Sie zu einem gemeinsamen Workshop zum Thema aquatische Bioökonomie im Saarland und in der Region ein!

Wann? 23. April 2024, 14-18 Uhr         

Wo? htw saar, Multiraum 10.00.02
Haus des Wissens/ Gebäude 10,
Malstatter Str. 17, 66117 Saarbrücken

Teilnehmende

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Strom, Wärme […]

Wir freuen uns, Sie herzlich zum 1. Saarländischen Wasserstoffkongress am 28. Mai 2024 im Saarbrücker Schloss einzuladen. Der Kongress wird von der Saarländischen Wasserstoffagentur und der IZES gGmbH organisiert.

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So informierte das Bundeswirtschaftsministerium über den aktuellen Stand der Gesetzgebung zur Energieeffizienz und stellte die umfangreiche Förderlandschaft zum Thema vor. Vertreter*innen der saarländischen Landesregierung ergänzten mit Beiträgen zur Landesförderung und gaben einen Ausblick zu aktuellen und kommenden Regelungen, die dafür sorgen werden, dass z.B. Reststoffe noch effektiver wieder […]

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