Areas of Expertise
EU Energy and Climate Policy
Renewable Energy Directive, Internal Electricity Market, State Aid Guidelines for Environment, Energy Efficiency in Buildings, Infrastructure Package, EU Energy Security Strategy.
Integration of variable renewables, flexibility options, grid expansion debate, renewable electricity sources, renewable support schemes, power market design, power system modelling, nuclear economics and policies.
Heating & Cooling
Solar thermal, cogeneration, district heating & cooling, policies for the building sector, awareness raising, interplay between heating and electricity sector.
Energy policy debates at EU level, and in several countries and regions, especially Germany, North Sea region, Norway, Italy, UK. Significant knowledge of other countries through long experience with comparative research and analysis covering all EU Member States.