Key areas

The business unit “Energy” focuses on the future topics of battery manufacture and smart energy in production. A further emphasis is on increasing the availability of wind energy through targeted quality and risk management in development and production phases..


Battery manufacture

Fraunhofer IPA develops and conducts research on practical solutions for tomorrow’s batteries and capacitors.


Smart energy in production

Due to growing cost pressure, energy efficiency and energy flexibility in production are becoming highly-relevant issues. Smart energy in production is one of the most important R&D topics at Fraunhofer IPA.


Wind energy

Thanks to our manufacturing expertise and methodological skills, our customers can cut their maintenance costs in the wind energy sector.