Think tank

Institute of Energy Economics

EWI, Cologne University

Cologne, Germany

EWI's activities are education; research and consultancy; organization of conference; and publication. EWI's research and consultancy covers the following areas: (1) sector-specific energy industry studies; (2) energy pricing; (3) institutional and regulatory issues; (4) integration of energy markets in the EU; (5) energy and environmental interaction; and (6) modeling of the electricity and gas markets. In addition, EWI offers an optional course in energy economics in Cologne University's Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences. The course can be chosen among the graduate programs in business administration and economics. Each year, some 50 graduate students choose this option, and about 15 students prepare their final thesis in the field of energy economics. The institute also supervises about 15 doctoral students. For almost 50 years, EWI has been organizing the annual International Cologne Energy Conference (Internationale Arbeitstagung).

Contact details

Website:
http://www.ewi.uni-koeln.de

Address:
Alte Wagenfabrik, Vogelsanger Straße 321a, 50827 Köln

Country:
Germany

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Germany, Europe
Operating languages
English , German

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
1943
Age (years)
Institute of Energy Economics
 79
Germany average
 38
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Annette Becker, Prof. Dr. Marc Oliver Bettzüge, Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Kette
Leader gender: Both male and female (more than one person)
Leader(s) (2020): Annette Becker, Prof. Dr. Marc Oliver Bettzüge, Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Kette
Leader gender: Both male and female (more than one person)
Leader(s) (2019): Annette Becker, Prof. Dr. Marc Oliver Bettzüge and Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Ketter
Leader gender: Both male and female (more than one person)
Staff size
2021
Institute of Energy Economics
 41
Germany average
 109
Global average
 89
2019
Institute of Energy Economics
 36
% Female staff
2021
Institute of Energy Economics
 29%
Germany average
 50%
Global average
 48%
2019
Institute of Energy Economics
 42%
% Female researchers
2021
Institute of Energy Economics
 29%
Germany average
 23%
Global average
 16%
2019
Institute of Energy Economics
 17%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Institute of Energy Economics
 39
Germany average
 76
Global average
 34
2019
Institute of Energy Economics
 32
2018
Institute of Energy Economics
 12
Financials
2020
Institute of Energy Economics
 $2,440,000
Germany average
 $52,954,826
Global average
 $213,849,270
2019
Institute of Energy Economics
 $2,440,000

Social

Twitter
Followers (2022)
Institute of Energy Economics
 1,211
Germany average
 10,759
Global average
 19,804
Followers (2021)
Institute of Energy Economics
 991
Followers (2019)
Institute of Energy Economics
 777
Followers (2019)
Institute of Energy Economics
 742
Germany average
 2,767
Global average
 6,399

Data notes

Last updated: 12/03/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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