Energiewirtschaftliches Institut an der Universität zu Köln

IAEE Best Student Paper Award

Andreas Knaut and Frank Obermüller received the IAEE Best Student Paper Award at the 39th IAEE International Conference with their work on "How to Sell Renewable Electricity - Interactions of the Intraday and Day-ahead Market Under Uncertainty". They investigate the strategic bidding behavior of renewable producers in the sequential day-ahead and intraday market and find incentives for production withholding. The paper can be found here.

ewi Energy Conference – in Cooperation with F.A.Z. and BDEW: 15th November 2016, Hotel Pullman Cologne

The next ewi Energy Conference is upcoming: On 15th of November about 150 representatives of science, economy and politics will come together to discuss trends, perspectives and structural breaks in view of the Energy Market 2025. Around 30 renowned speakers and panel discussants from Germany and abroad will illustrate the topic from a large variety of perspectives. Four in-depth modules will put practitioners from companies of the energy sector in an intensive exchange with ewi-researchers.

 More information: melanie.tillmann(at)ewi.uni-koeln.de, Tel.: +49 (0) 221/ 277 29-235.

Summer School “Applied Microeconomics” July 25th – 29th, 2016 in Cologne, Germany

The IPaK-Project and the Institute of Energy Economics (EWI) at the University of Cologne, Germany, will host a five day international summer school on "Applied Microeconomics" for international as well as German students. The goal of the summer school is to broaden and strengthen the international relationship between research institutions, enable future research collaboration and provide early stage independent researchers with a tool set in applied microeconomics.