Energy & Climate

Carina Zell-Ziegler


Special Expertise

  • Sufficiency in energy system modelling, cause-effect-chains of sufficiency
  • Evaluation of climate protection measures
  • Analysis of emission development
  • Emissions from deforestation and land use, indirect land use change, sink potentials in the land use sector

Key Projects

  • Junior Research Group Social-ecological Research „The role of energy sufficiency in energy transition and society“
  • Evaluation and further development of the German National Climate Initiative
  • 2050 Climate Protection Scenario for Germany
  • Projection Report
  • Scientific support of the implementation of the measures of the Climate Action Programme 2020
  • Evaluation of Cogeneration

Professional Training and Career

  • since 2016: Researcher at Öko-Institut in the Research Division Energy & Climate
  • 2014-2016: Scientific Assistant at Öko-Institut in the Research Division Energy & Climate
  • 2013-2014: Project Assistant at arepo consult
  • 2011-2013: Master of Science in Global Change Management at the Eberswalde University for Sustainable Development
  • 2007-2010: Bachelor of Science in Geo-Ecology and Ecosystem Management at the University of Tübingen

Language Skills

  • English
  • French


Carina Zell-Ziegler