Optimal control of HVDC links for enhancing power system stability

The property of an AC power network to return to a stable…


Ultra-compact and highly efficient battery interface for traction applications

Approximately one-third of the worldwide primary energy is…


Split battery energy storage: more than the just the sum of its parts

What if we told you, that splitting a 5 mega-watt-hour…


Energy Efficiency of an Electrodynamically Levitated Hyperloop Pod

The team Swissloop, formed by 40 ETH students, achieved the…


Strategic Questions in the Oil Market

The Center for Security Studies (CSS) has just published a…


Modelling the System Adequacy of the Swiss Electricity Supply

The Research Centre for Energy Networks (ETH Zurich) in…


Forecasting Local Consumption Patterns Based on Smart Meter Data and Neural Networks

The roll-out of Smart Meters in electric distribution grids…


Energy Harvesting for Next Generation Freight Trains

Remote sensors and actuators are gaining in importance for…


Potential for future hydropower plants (HPPs) in Switzerland

Climate change leads to glacier retreat in the Swiss Alps.…