Each week we take a look with EV specialist and Innovation Origins columnist Auke Hoekstra at what caught his eye on topical issues or what he runs into where the preservation of our planet is concerned. This week Auke is talking about the energy system of the future.

The phone picks up as soon as the number has been keyed in. A cheerful voice on the other end says: “Can I call you back in a 15 minutes? I’ll be sitting quietly in the car then and won’t be distracted by any emails. I can’t secretly check them either.”

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Author profile picture Milan Lenters is a writer and editor. Through IO, he got to know his native city Eindhoven in a different way and sometimes looks with amazement at the many stories that lie ahead.