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Welcome at the CEEC Jena - Center for Energy and Environmental Chemistry Jena

Climate change is moving much faster than we are. Atmospheric levels of carbon dioxide are higher than they have been for 800,000 years. Alarmingly, this year saw the first increase in CO2 emissions in three years. The past five years have been the hottest period on record. We are in a war for the very existence of life on our planet as we know it, but we have an important ally science and technology.

António Guterres
Secretary-General of the United Nations

Remarks at One Planet summit, December 12, 2017

On 11 December, 2019 the new EU Commission Presi-dent Ursula von der Leyen presented the European Green New Deal according to which Europe is to become cli-mate neutral by 2050.

A key consideration of the transi-tion towards renewable energy is the fluctuation in pow-er generation which comes with an inconstant energy source (i.e., sun and wind). These fluctuations have to be balanced by energy storage systems. In the long term, next generation energy storage materials are needed to meet the challenges of an increasingly complex energy supply.

To address this we are developing electrochemical ener-gy storage systems based on environmentally friendly raw materials sourced from within Germany and Europe.

Our Research

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Projects

Europakarte
POLYSTORAGE
European Training Network (ETN)
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Polymer-based Batteries
DFG Priority Programme (SPP 2248)

News

29 May 2020
Camera? Rolling!
Shooting for "P. M. Wissen" at CEEC Jena
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Prof. Dr. Ulrich S. Schubert im Interview
24 Apr 2020
Start of the DFG priority program on "polymer-based batteries"
The first funding phase of the priority program SPP 2248 starts
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2 Apr 2020
Corona aid fund for students in need
Appeal for donations of the Society of Friends of the University of Jena
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Rettungsring mit dem Schriftzug: Corona Notfonds für Studierende
7 Feb 2020
Kick-Off-Meeting ETN POLYSTORAGE...
...on 3 February 2020 in Jena.
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Kick-Off Meeting POLYSTORAGE
23 Jan 2020
Standardized test conditions for faster development of third generation solar cells
Article co-authored​ by Prof. Dr. Ulrich S. Schubert and PD Dr. Harald Hoppe published in the renowned scientific journal ...
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Solarzellen unter UV-Licht
16 Jan 2020
News about lithium sulphur batteries
Prof. Dr. Ulrich S. Schubert in demand as an expert
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