Mr. Jesus da Costa Fernandes

Profession / Job Title
Researcher/ Project Manager
Hochschule Offenburg/INES
Areas of Expertise
Technical Solar Architecture and Building Integration, Net Zero Energy Buildings & Passive Buildings, Rational Use of Energy and Energy Storage in Buildings, Advanced HVAC, Photovoltaics Modules & Systems, Grid-integrated PV Systems, Renewable Energy Grid Integration, Electricity Storage & Distribution, Fuel Cells, Energy Efficiency & Conservation, Smart Energy Systems, Rural Energy Supply & Distributed Renewable Energy Systems, Mini-grids, Wind energy
Organisational Project Managament, Systems Integration, Education and Training, Research
Geographic Northern Africa, Western Europe, Southern Europe
Short Description
Actual Focus: PV and Renewables Powered Technical Applications, Building and Process Automation following Smart Energy Management and Industry 4.0 goals.
Expert and developper at the Institute of Sustainable Energy Systems (INES) of the Offenburg University of Applied Sciences
Wide spread expertise in renewable energy systems and hybrid supply concepts including sector coupling.
Education & Qualifications
M.Sc., Dipl.-Ing.(FH)
Publications (Papers, Books, Articles, etc.)
Several contributions to international conferences like EU PVSEC - European PV Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition (1995, 2005, 2014, 2017, 2018, 2020, 2021 and 2023) and WCPEC in 2022.
Language skills
German - fluent
English - fluent
Portuguese - fluent
French - very good
Italian - good
Spanish - good