About us

The IET has been in existence since 2007 and is closely linked to the Renewable Energies and Environmental Engineering degree program at OST. It consists of 6 fields of expertise with about 45 employees.

With its existing know-how, first-class infrastructure and interdisciplinary cooperation with other institutes, the IET offers support in all areas of energy technology. The projects range from large research projects to new developments of innovative products and consulting projects to student work.

Our corporate culture is focused on our customers and employees and is guided by our vision, mission and values:

We enable a sustainable future through innovation.

We develop and support organizations in the implementation of innovative solutions in the field of energy technology.

We strengthen the perception of the IET as a renowned institute in the Swiss energy landscape.

With our expertise, we solve the challenges of our time in a future-oriented way.

We combine research and development with the education and inspiration of the next generation.

We work in an interdisciplinary and collaborative way.

We work solution-oriented, pragmatically and with full commitment at the interfaces between research and application.

We cultivate an appreciative interaction as well as a trusting and committed exchange of knowledge and experience.

We contribute to the energy transition and a sustainable future by acting responsibly and with an eye to the future.