ESE in the news

News - 24 September 2021

The ESE department had some nice representation in the news these past few weeks. A couple of platforms in the media discussed or contacted the ESE department for a story.

When lightning strikes
On the 9th of September lightning struck a soccer player on a field in Enschede. A lot of people in the neighbourhood also felt the effects of the lightning. Dutch news organisation RTL Nieuws used ESE's expertise to learn about what happened. Unfortunately the news item is not available on their site.

Traffic on the electricity network
Dutch site reports the latest news in the field of tech, work, entrepreneurship, economics and business. In their segment BNR Duurzaam, hosted by Harm Edens, Helga van Leur talks about sustainability and the new ESP Lab.
You can listen to the entire Dutch conversation using this link

The mega lab of TU Delft that will prepare the power grid for the future
Dutch newspaper De Volkskrant wrote an article about the ESP Lab. They write about how this new lab will impact the future of sustainability and the Dutch power grid.
You can read the Dutch article using this link

Are you safe in your car when lightning strikes
The Dutch children's program Willem Wever came knocking on the door of the ESP Lab to answer the question: Are you safe when you are in a car and lightning strikes?
You can watch the Dutch show using this link