Positions and further publications

The results in the BfN key topic "nature conservation and renewable energies" are published and made known in various ways. On this page you will find a selection of individual publications as well as information on how to search for further results, for example via our project database.


Smart technologies for wildlife conservation and wind energy (11/2020)

400 experts from 20 nations took part in the colloquium. The participants work in the fields of science, business, regional planning and administration, among others, on nature and species conservation in the context of the energy transition. The lectures held on the first day of the colloquium were simultaneously translated into German and English. The recordings of the lectures are available in German and English on Youtube.


03.–04. November 2020: Vol. I – Presentations 03.11.2020


YouTube (German  /  English)

Renewable Energy Report 2019

Delivering an environmentally compatible energy transition

The Renewable Energies Report 2019 is based on the results of more than 40 ongoing research projects at the Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN) on the nature-friendly expansion of renewable energies. In addition to species protection, the focus is on the aspects of "area" (i.e. economical and efficient use of the resource area) and "landscape" (greater consideration of the landscape as an object of protection, also from the point of view of acceptance).

Read more on the BfN Website


Search for research projects

In the project database of the BfN key topic "Nature Conservation and Renewable Energies" you can search specifically for completed projects that have already published results.


Wir benutzen Cookies, um Ihnen die Inhalte und Funktionen der Website bestmöglich darzustellen. Zudem verwenden wir ein statistisches Analysetool, um zu verstehen, auf welche Weise unsere Seite genutzt wird, um entsprechende Verbesserungen daran vorzunehmen. Wenn Sie keine Cookies akzeptieren, können Sie diese in Ihrem Browser deaktivieren sowie einen Opt-Out-Cookie hinterlegen, um die Speicherung von Nutzungsdaten zu verhindern. Einen entsprechenden Link finden Sie in unserer Datenschutzerklärung. Sie können dann immer noch unsere Website besuchen, Ihre Sitzung wird jedoch nicht ausgewertet. Mehr Informationen und Möglichkeit zur Deaktivierung.