DIW Economic Bulletin (6/7 / 2017)

Climate Protection and a New Operator: The Eastern German Lignite Industry Is Changing

Pao-Yu Oei, Hanna Brauers, Claudia Kemfert, Christian von Hischhausen, Dorothea Schäfer, Sophie Schmalz
DIW Wochenbericht (6/7 / 2017)

Klimaschutz und Betreiberwechsel: die ostdeutsche Braunkohlewirtschaft im Wandel

Pao-Yu Oei, Hanna Brauers, Claudia Kemfert, Christian von Hirschhausen, Dorothea Schäfer, Sophie Schmalz
Diskussionspapiere/ Discussion Papers (2017)

Effectiveness of Early Retirement Disincentives: Individual Welfare, Distributional and Fiscal Implications

Timm Bönke, Daniel Kemptner, Holger Lüthen
Diskussionspapiere/ Discussion Papers (2017)

Prosumage of Solar Electricity: Pros, Cons, and the System Perspective

Wolf-Peter Schill, Alexander Zerrahn, Friedich Kunz
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The department

The Department of Energy, Transportation, Environment analyzes how an eco-friendly, competitive, and safe energy supply can be secured. The emphasis here is on sustainable energy supply, mobility and, above all, evaluating the costs of climate change and climate protection policy.

Selected publications about the current topics

Energy Transition to a Sustainable Energy Supply
The Future of Brown Coal
Nuclear Power

Modeling (for) the Energy Transformation

Research project MASMIE commissioned by the Mercator Foundation

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