Dr. Fabian Arnold

Project Lead

Dr. Fabian Arnold

Project Lead

is Project Lead at the EWI. His tasks include the acquisition, management and realisation of projects for clients from the public sector and industry. During his time at EWI, he completed an exchange as a consultant at the International Energy Agency (IEA), where he worked for several months in the Division “Gas, Coal and Power Markets”. His research focuses on the economic and technical modelling of energy systems and the design of incentives and regulation in the context of decarbonisation. Fabian Arnold completed his doctorate in Energy Economics at the University of Cologne. Before joining EWI, he studied Business Administration and Electrical Power Engineering at the RWTH Aachen University (Germany) and at the National Taiwan University of Science and Technology (Taipeh, Taiwan).


On behalf of: Internationale Energie Agentur (IEA)
On behalf of: International Energy Agency (IEA)
On behalf of: International Energy Agency (IEA)
On behalf of: Gesellschaft zur Förderung des Energiewirtschaftlichen Instituts an der Universität zu Köln e. V.
On behalf of: Ministry of Economy, Innovation, Digitalization and Energy of the state of North Rhine-Westphalia (MWIDE)

20240301_EWI EV Preparedness Index

On behalf of: Deutscher Verein des Gas- und Wasserfaches e.V. (DVGW)


Published in: et - Energiewirtschaftliche Tagesfragen, Vol. 72 (3), 2022, pp. 19-21.
Published in: et - Energiewirtschaftliche Tagesfragen, Vol. 71 (3), 2021, pp. 51-54.
Published in: et – Energiewirtschaftliche Tagesfragen, Vol. 70 (3), 2020, pp. 62-63.

Consulting Projects

EWI-Tool „Premises for the energy transition 2050”
Impact analysis of a German coal phase-out on electricity wholesale prices and related cost components for industrial companies and development of potential compensation mechanisms
Effects of the phase-out of coal-fired power generation by 2038 on the electricity market, CO2 emissions and selected industries
Impact of a split of the German bidding zone on the electricity system
Realization of acceleration strategies of application-oriented mathematics and computer science for optimizing energy system models (BEAM-ME)
Framework contract for energy policy consulting services
Support for the Review of the Corporate Strategy of an energy trading company

Research Projects

Role of natural gas for the German Energiewende (BRidGE)
Regionales Virtuelles Flächenkraftwerk für Versorgungssicherheit und Stromnetzstabilität (Quirinus)