Sympheny: local energy planning

"Sympheny" is a software platform for planning sustainable energy systems. The Empa spin-off, founded in 2020, focuses on software-based support for the planning of sustainable energy systems for neighborhoods, districts and municipalities. The goal is to help energy system planners to quickly, comprehensively and effectively navigate through the range of available technological options and to identify a set of optimal design solutions tailored to the specific constraints and objectives of a given site and customer. www.empa.ch/web/s604/empa-innovation-award-2020