The year 2020 is approaching its end. On this occasion, we would like to thank the readers of the MWM Energy Blog for their positive feedback on the launch of our blog. We are glad that the Energy Blog and our blog posts on the subjects of digitization, energy reform, and smart energy generation have met with great interest among our readers. In 2021, we will continue to zoom in on the latest trends of the energy market, industry news, and decisions concerning the energy policy and discuss ideas and innovative topics from the field of distributed energy generation with you. We would like to thank our readers as well as our MWM partners and customers for the successful collaboration in 2020, and we wish all of them a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
Through digital monitoring of CHP plants, plant operators can benefit from improved availability and efficiency on a long-term basis. Cogeneration power plant digitization enables location-independent monitoring of the plant in real time and identifies errors and problems, forestalling potential plant malfunction.
The energy reform is associated with a number of challenges for politics and the economy alike. The goal is to develop solution concepts that are not only profitable, but also sustainable and eco-friendly.
To achieve the adopted climate protection goals and climate neutrality, hydrogen is to be used as an energy source of the future. For this purpose, the Federal Cabinet has issued the National Hydrogen Strategy. As an alternative to fossil energy sources, hydrogen is to reduce especially the carbon emissions of the industry and of transportation.