Team

Nils May

Nils May
Role
Research Associate
Department
Climate Policy
Field(s) of work
Climate Policy
Key activities

Environmental and Energy Economics,  Applied Econometrics

    Publications at DIW Berlin

    Aufsätze referiert extern - ISI (2017)

    The Impact of Wind Power Support Schemes on Technology Choices

    Nils May
    DIW Roundup (2016)

    "Eigenversorgung mit Solarstrom" - ein Treiber der Energiewende?

    Nils May, Karsten Neuhoff
    Diskussionspapiere extern (2015)

    The Local Economic Impact of Wind Power Deployment

    Nils May, Oivind A. Nilsen
    Diskussionspapiere/ Discussion Papers (2015)

    The Impact of Wind Power Support Schemes on Technology Choices

    Nils May

    Lectures at DIW Berlin

  • Vortrag 23nd Annual Conference of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists : EAERE 2017
    Athen, Griechenland, 28.06.2017 - 01.07.2017

    Cost-Efficient investments? Policy Impacts on Financing Costs
    Nils May

  • Vortrag 40th Annual IAEE International Conference
    Singapur, Singapur, 18.06.2017 - 21.06.2017

    The Impact of Wind Power Support Schemes on Technology Choices
    Nils May

  • Vortrag 11th Conference on The Economics of Energy and Climate Change
    Toulouse, Frankreich, 06.06.2017 - 07.06.2017

    Financing Power: Impacts of Energy Policies in Changing Regulatory Environments
    Nils May

  • Vortrag International Conference Windfarms 2017
    Madrid, Spanien, 31.05.2017 - 02.06.2017

    The Impact of Wind Power Support Schemes on Technology Choices
    Nils May

  • Vortrag 5th International Symposium on Environment and Energy Finance Issues : ISEFI 2017
    Paris, Frankreich, 22.05.2017 - 23.05.2017

    Financing Power: Impacts of Energy Policies in Changing Regulatory Environments
    Nils May

  • Research Projects

    Abgeschlossenes Projekt

    Policy Dialogue on the assessment and convergence of RES policy in EU Member States (DIA-CORE)

    Themen: Aktueller Schwerpunkt: Energiewende zu einer nachhaltigen Energieversorgung, Energieökonomik

    CV - Short Version

    Nils May is a research associate and Ph.D. student in the DIW's Climate Policy department. In his research, he focuses on empirical analyses regarding the transition towards a less carbon-intensive energy future. In 2013, he received his Master degree from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) in Bergen, Norway. There, he had studied Economics with a major in Energy, Natural Resources and Environment, together with the University of California, Berkeley. In his Master thesis, he empirically analyzed the local economic impacts of wind
    power deployment in Germany. He conducted his Bachelor degree in International Business Administration and Information Technology in Germany and China, while working for SAP AG at the same time. He currently researches on reforms of the German Renewables Act (EEG) and the EU ETS.