Selected Project Examples

Throughout the globe, we ensure that challenging and complex projects proceed without a hitch. Our engineers and consultants are at work across all disciplines in currently over 100 countries worldwide.

Energy-economic assessment of industrial energy storage, Germany

Energy-economic assessment of industrial energy storage, Germany
For the project “Development concept for energy storage in Lower Saxony” Fichtner was retained to present the operating principles of various industrial-scale energy storage technologies, such as pumped storage hydropower, compressed air storage and hydrogen storage, including “unconventional” storage, such as gravity power energy storage, to analyze their potential in terms of storage performance and capacity and to examine the feasibility of developing and operating these storage systems.

Our services

  • Analysis of principles of operation of storage technologies
  • Analysis of potential storage capacities
  • Feasibility checks
  • Ranking the storage systems by priority
  • Profitability comparison of the investigated technologies


Innovationszentrum Niedersachsen Strategie und Ansiedlung GmbH, Hanover, Germany