Energy & Climate

Dr. Marion Wingenbach

Senior Researcher

Special Expertise

  • Integration of renewable energies in the energy system: system analysis, regulation and system transformation
  • Energy system modelling: open source, open data, scenario development, regional distribution of power plants, social aspects
  • Influence of socio-ecological factors on the expansion of power plants
  • Acceptance aspects in the context of the transformation of the energy infrastructure
  • Electricity labelling, certification of green electricity

Professional Training and Career

  • Since 2019: Senior Researcher at Oeko-Institut in the Energy and Climate Division
  • 2013-2018: PhD (Europa-Universität Flensburg) on the integration of socio-ecological factors in energy system modelling using the example of development paths for wind energy in Germany
  • 2013-2019: Research Assistant for the Chair of Energy and Resource Management, Prof. Dr Olav Hohmeyer, at the Interdisciplinary Institute for Environmental, Social and Human Sciences / Energy and Environmental Management program at Europa-Universität Flensburg
  • 2013 - 2019: Teaching energy and environmental policy
  • 2007 - 2013: Bachelor and Master degrees in energy and environmental management, Europa-Universität Flensburg

Language Skills

  • German (first language)
  • English
  • Spanish


Dr. Marion Wingenbach

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