Energy Economics

Wind energy represents an important future economic sector due to the increasing interest in renewable energy worldwide. For this reason, wind turbine performance prediction is an important task for economists. Accordingly, the field of energy economics is in a state of flux and offers a variety of new research questions.

Status: in flight

Source: Michael Miehe


Basic funding of the Max Planck Society.



Wacker, B., Seebaß, J. V., & Schlüter, J. C. (2020). A modular framework for estimating annual averaged power output generation of wind turbines. Energy Conversion and Management, 221: 113149. doi:10.1016/j.enconman.2020.113149


Schlüter, J. C., Wacker, B. (12/2020), Classification of wind zones in Germany in relation to the use of wind energy. submitted@Renewable Energy

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