The "Center of Excellence for Cogeneration Technologies" (CeCoGen) bundles the research activities of the Tech. Univ. of Applied Sciences Amberg-Weiden in the field of CHP technologies. It is affiliated with the Faculty of Mechanical / Environmental Engineering and is funded by the Free State of Bavaria. The research focus of the CeCoGen is on optimising efficiency and reducing emissions in CHP, the use of new energy sources in CHP processes, sector coupling and systemic integration of CHP plants in energy supply structures and the development of new, innovative CHP concepts.
Scientific direction / management
The Center of Excellence for Cogeneration Technologies is embedded in a network of colleges, universities, research institutions and industrial partners that extend far beyond Bavaria's borders. Joint projects are also being worked on with partners from the Czech Republic, China and Japan, among others.
Fraunhofer Institute for Environmental, Safety and Energy Technology UMSICHT
Centre for Energy Technology at the University of Bayreuth
University of West Bohemia
Institute for Energy Technology IfE GmbH at the Tech. Univ. of Applied Sciences Amberg-Weiden
Institute for Energy Informatics GmbH at the Tech. Univ. of Applied Sciences Amberg-Weiden
Bayern Innovativ GmbH
Wasserstoffbündnis Bayern (Hydrogen Alliance of Bavaria)
Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg
Bavarian Science Forum (BayWISS)
Cluster Energietechnik (Cluster Energy Technology)
AVL Deutschland GmbH
UCEEB at the Czech Technical University