Dr. Nils May

Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter in der

Abteilung Klimapolitik

Kontakt

+49 30 89789 - 408
Forschungsthemen und Arbeitsbereiche
  • Energieökonomie
  • Klimapolitik
  • Erneuerbare Energien
  • Sustainable Finance

Nils May is a Postdoc research associate in the DIW's Climate Policy department. He analyses renewable energy investments, inferring how support policies on the one hand and industry sourcing renewables on the other hand can work together to enable rapid and cost-effective investments and help firms lower emissions. Both at a European and a global level, Nils looks at how national and international climate finance can support decarbonization efforts. In his PhD, he analyzed the financing and integration of renewable energies as well as optimal policy design. Previously, he studied in Bergen (Norway), Berkeley (USA), Ludwigshafen (Germany) and Shanghai (China) and worked for three years at IT-company SAP.

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Publikationen

FinanzArchiv: Public Finance Analysis

The Local Economic Impact of Wind Power Deployment

2019 | Nils May, Øivind A. Nilsen
DIW Wochenbericht 46 / 2018

Flexible Nutzung von Nachtspeicherheizungen kann ein kleiner Baustein für die Energiewende sein

2018| Wolf-Peter Schill, Alexander Zerrahn, Nils May, Karsten Neuhoff
Diskussionspapiere 1746 / 2018

Renewable Energy Policy in the Age of Falling Technology Costs

2018| Karsten Neuhoff, Nils May, Jörn C. Richstein
DIW Weekly Report 28 / 2018

Affordable Electricity Supply via Contracts for Difference for Renewable Energy

2018| Nils May, Karsten Neuhoff, Jörn C. Richstein
DIW Wochenbericht 28 / 2018

Kostengünstige Stromversorgung durch Differenzverträge für erneuerbare Energien

2018| Nils May, Karsten Neuhoff, Jörn Richstein
Externe referierte Aufsätze

The Local Economic Impact of Wind Power Deployment

In: Finanzarchiv (2019), im Ersch. [online first: 2018-09-24] | Nils May; Øivind A. Nilsen
Monographien

The Economics of Financing and Integrating Renewable Energies: Dissertation

Berlin: TU Berlin, 2018, XXI, 139 S. | Nils May
Zeitungs- und Blogbeiträge

CFD für günstige erneuerbare Energien

In: energate messenger (23.05.2018), [Online-Artikel] | Karsten Neuhoff, Nils May, Jörn Richstein
Monographien

Cost Benefit Analysis of Sets and Alternative Local Small-Scale Storage Options

Mannheim: MVV Energie AG, 2018, 184 S.
(H2020 RealValue ; D3.6)
| Ciara O'Dwyer, Wolf-Peter Schill, Alexander Zerrahn ...
Monographien

Kě-zài-shēng-néng-yuán-zhèng-cè: fēng-xiǎn-fáng-fàn-zhèng-chù-yú-hé-xīn-wèi-zhi

Beijing: GIZ, Sino-German Energy Partnership, 2018, 9 S. | Nils May, Ingmar Jürgens, Karsten Neuhoff

Vorträge

Vortrag

Too Good to Be True? Time-Inconsistent Renewable Energy Policies

Nils May, Olga Chiappinelli
Leipzig, 22.09.2019 - 25.09.2019
| 30 Jahre Mauerfall - Demokratie und Marktwirtschaft: Jahrestagung des Vereins für Socialpolitik 2019
Vortrag

Too Good to Be True? How Time-Inconsistent Renewable Energy Policies Deter Investments

Nils May, Olga Chiappinelli
Toulouse, Frankreich, 18.06.2019 - 19.06.2019
| 12th Conference on The Economics of Energy and Climate Change
Vortrag

Contracts for Differences: Opening Comments

Nils May
Berlin, 04.03.2019
| Climate Friendly Materials Roundtable on "Inclusive Transformation of the European Materials Sector”: Climate Friendly Materials Platform
Vortrag

Too Good to Be True? How Time-Inconsistent Renewable Energy Policies Deter Investments

Nils May, Olga Chiappinelli
Göteborg, Schweden, 25.06.2018 - 29.06.2018
| 6th World Congress of Environmental and Resource Economists: WCERE 2018
Vortrag

Cost-Efficient investments? Policy Impacts on Financing Costs

Nils May
Athen, Griechenland, 28.06.2017 - 01.07.2017
| 23rd Annual Conference of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists: EAERE 2017

Forschungsprojekte

Forschungsprojekt

RealValue

Abgeschlossenes Projekt| Klimapolitik