Our vision is an energy supply - based on energy efficiency and renewable energy - which is safe and serves the common good. We want the energy transition to be a success – also for our clients. To this goal we dedicate our strengths.

Our consultant´s professional experience in business, public administration, legal practice and politics represents successful strategies for the energy transition. We are familiar with our clients’ needs from our own practical experience.

Orientation towards implementation
Right from the start we consider the implementation of our strategies in legal, political, business and communication terms. Our solutions are designed to last and to find support with all actors involved.

Our unconventional thinking forms the basis of new business models and political approaches.

Our fields of expertise

  • Policy advice and legal assessments in energy policy 
  • Financial policy instruments for mobility, environment and energy
  • District and process heating strategies for municipalities and industry, specialized on large scale solar thermal heating
  • Development of business models and products, specialized on green power markets
  • Sales and trading strategies for renewable power and heat
  • Concepts for communication and dialogue
  • Civic participation schemes and energy cooperatives

Two companies to meet your demands
HIC Hamburg Institut Consulting GmbH deals with the consulting business while the not-for-profit company HIR Hamburg Institut Research supplies scientific reports and applied research in the areas of energy and environmental policy.