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Essays on the Integration of New Energy Sources into Existing Energy Systems

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Die vorliegende Arbeit wurde von Luise Röpke während ihrer Tätigkeit am ifo Institut erstellt. Sie wurde im Dezember 2013 abgeschlossen und von der volkswirtschaftlichen Fakultät der Universität München (LMU) als Dissertation angenommen. Die Arbeit besteht aus drei eigenständigen Kapiteln. Die Arbeit analysiert Aspekte zur Integration neuer Energiequellen in bestehende Energiesysteme. Die ersten beiden Kapitel behandeln dieses Thema auf der Basis von zwei theoretischen, dynamischen Modellen des Ressourcenabbaus. Das Energiemodell des ersten Kapitels bildet zwei heterogene Ressourcen sowie eine kapazitätsbeschränkte grüne Backstop-Ressource ab. Im zweiten Kapitel wird ein Energiemarkt mit steigender Substituierbarkeit erschöpfbarer und erneuerbarer Energiequellen untersucht. In beiden Modellen werden die verschiedenen Effekte herausgearbeitet, die ein Entscheidungsträger beachten muss, wenn er ein energiepolitisches Instrument entwirft. Es wird gezeigt, dass verschiedene Klimapolitiken unterschiedliche Wirkung auf die Abbaugeschwindigkeit der Ressourcen haben. Das dritte Kapitel beinhaltet eine angewandte Analyse des deutschen Strommarkts. Im Fokus steht hierbei der Einfluss des Ausbaus erneuerbarer Energien auf die Versorgungssicherheit. In einer Kosten-Nutzen-Analyse wird der Wert der Versorgungssicherheit mit seinen Bereitstellungskosten verglichen.

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  • Luise Röpke, 2015. "Essays on the Integration of New Energy Sources into Existing Energy Systems," ifo Beiträge zur Wirtschaftsforschung, ifo Institute - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich, number 58, December.
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    Keywords

    Erneuerbare Energie; Energiewirtschaft; Energiesubstitution; Nachhaltige Energieversorgung; Energieversorgung; Förderung erneuerbarer Energien; Wohlfahrtsanalyse; Theorie;
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    • D61 - Microeconomics - - Welfare Economics - - - Allocative Efficiency; Cost-Benefit Analysis
    • Q30 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Nonrenewable Resources and Conservation - - - General
    • Q42 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Energy - - - Alternative Energy Sources
    • Q48 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Energy - - - Government Policy

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