Guideline for Authors Publishing Technical Papers in VGB PowerTech

Technical papers, background reports and news are published in the international trade journal VGB PowerTech to report on developments, applications and trends in worldwide electricity and heat generation.


  • Technical papers are published free of charge!
  • Languages
    German or English
    (language to be agreed upon in advance with the editorial office)
  • File format
    DOC or RTF document (no PDF)
  • Exclusion of promotion
    Company, product and brand names are permitted as far as they contribute to the understanding of the paper. Companies are to be mentioned three times only.
  • Papers (text ad figures) are reviewed by VGB experts who decide on the acceptance.
  • The author accepts the conditions of publication when providing the manuscript
    • VGB PowerTech has the right of publication and exploitation. The author assures that the paper has not been presented elsewhere for publication or has already been published and that no third party right will be infringed when publishing his paper in VGB PowerTech. In such cases, the editorial office of VGB PowerTech must be informed.