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2021

100EE Deutschland_Cover

Traber, T., Fell, H.-J., Hegner, F. S.

100% renewable energies for Germany by 2030

2020

EWG_Policy-Paper_2021_Climate-Neutrality-2050

Fell, H.-J., Traber, T.

The path to climate neutrality by 2050 misses the Paris climate targets. The rocky road to truthfulness in climate politics.

EWG Policy Paper
Berlin, December 2020

English | German

Study Cover

Jacobs, D., Grashof, K., Del Río, P., Fouquet, D.

The Case for a Wider Energy Policy Mix in Line with the Objectives of the Paris Agreement

Study commissioned by EWG, World Future Council/Global Renewables Congress & Haleakala Foundation
Berlin, December 2020

English | Press Release ENG | Press Release GER | Executive Summary ENG | Executive Summary GER

EWG_Key-points-of-a-legislative-initiative-for-reliable-adequate-renewable-energy-supply

Traber, T., Fell, H.-J.

Key points of a legislative initiative for reliable and adequate renewable energy supply. Sector coupling and Innovation Act for Renewable Energy (SCIA)

EWG Policy Paper
Berlin, May 2020

English | German

BVH-von-Bredow-Valentin-Herz.-2020.-Rechtliche-Stellungnahme-zur-Vereinbarkeit-einer-Kombikraftwerksvergütung-oder-prämie-mit-dem-EU-Recht.-Erstellt-für-EWG

Valentin, F., von Bredow, H.

Legal statement on the compatibility of a combined power plant tariff or premium with EU law

Legal Statement commissioned by EWG
vBVH Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten mbB
Berlin, March 2020

German only

EWG_Regionalstudie_Bad-Kissingen

Traber, T., Fell, H.-J., Schmäling, N.

100% Renewable Energy for all Energy Sectors: An Optimization for the County of Bad Kissingen.

EWG Regional Study
Berlin, March 2020

German only

2019

EWG_Natural_Gas_Study_September_2019

Traber, T., Fell, H.-J.

Natural Gas makes no Contribution to Climate Protection.

EWG Study
Berlin, September 2019

English | German

EWG-Kurzanalyse-THG_2019

Fell, H.-J., Traber, T.

Sectoral Greenhouse Gas Emissions Worldwide

EWG Short Analysis
Berlin, August 2019

German only

GET_FIT-for-Ukraine_David-Jacobs_EWG

Jacobs, D.

GET FIT for Ukraine. Advanced Funding Options for Renewable Energy Projects.

Study by IET - International Energy Transition & EWG
Commissioned by State Agency on Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving of Ukraine.
Berlin, July 2019

English

EWG_LUT_100RE_All_Sectors_Global_Report_2019

Ram M., Bogdanov D., Aghahosseini A., et al.

Global Energy System Based on 100% Renewables. Power, Heat, Transport and Desalination Sectors.

Study by EWG & Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT)
Funded by Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt & Stiftung Mercator
Lappeenranta / Berlin, April 2019

English | Executive Summaries & Key Findings (English, German, French Mandarin, Russian & Spanish)

FIT-Tender_Final_12032019

H.-J. Fell

The Shift from Feed-In-Tariffs is Hindering the Transformation of the Global Energy Supply to Renewable Energies.

EWG Policy Paper
Berlin, March 2019

English | German

2018

EWG-LUT_Full-Study_Energy-Transition-Europe

Ram M., Bogdanov D., Aghahosseini A., et al.

Global Energy System based on 100% Renewable Energy – Energy Transition in Europe Across Power, Heat, Transport and Desalination Sectors.

Study by EWG & Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT)
Funded by Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt & Stiftung Mercator
Lappeenranta / Berlin, December 2018

English | Key Findings & Presentations (English, German, French, Spanish, Russian)

EWG_EEdietragendeSaeule

Riedl W., Fell, H.-J.

Erneuerbare Energien - die tragende Säule für die CO₂-Emissionsreduktion in Deutschland.

EWG Study
Berlin, September 2018

German only

Nuclear-disaster_EPR_EN

Fell H.-J., Stegen E.

The Disaster of the European Nuclear Industry

EWG Study
Berlin, March 2018

English | German | French

DE_Politik-Empfehlungen

Fell H.-J.

Policy Recommendations to Achieve 100% Renewable Energy

EWG Policy Paper
Berlin, January 2018

English | German

2017

Full-Study-100-Renewable-Energy-Worldwide-Power-Sector

Ram M., Bogdanov D., Aghahosseini A., et al.

Global Energy System based on 100% Renewable Energy – Energy Transition in Europe Across Power, Heat, Transport and Desalination Sectors

Study by EWG & Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT)
Funded by Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt (DBU) & Stiftung Mercator
Lapeenranta/Berlin, November 2017

English | Key Findings | Executive Summary | Presentation

EWG_WEO17_EN-

Fell, H.-J.

International Energy Agency still gets its World Energy Outlook wrong

EWG Study
Berlin, November 2017

EnglishGerman

FIT-Tender_Final_12032019 (1)

Fell, H.-J.

The Shift from Feed-In-Tariffs to Tenders is Hindering the Transformation of the Global Energy Supply to Renewable Energies

EWG Policy Paper
Commissioned by IRENA (International Renewable Energy Agency)
Berlin, July 2017

EnglishGerman

1-s2.0-S1876610217346180-main (1)

Child M., Breyer C., Bogdanov D., Fell H.-J.

The Role of Storage Technologies for the Transition to a 100% Renewable Energy System in Ukraine

EWG Conference Paper
11th International Renewable Energy Storage Conference
Düsseldorf, March 2017

English

India, Iran and Nigeria Can Switch To 100% Renewable Electricity by 2050

Energy Watch Group

India, Iran and Nigeria can Switch to 100% Renewable Electricity by 2050

EWG Policy Brief
Berlin / Laapeenranta, March 2017

English

ENERGY SECTOR IN UKRAINE CHALLENGES AND CHANCES Kopie

Fell, H.-J.

Energy Sector in Ukraine: Challenges and Chances

EWG Policy Brief
Berlin, January 2017

English

2016

The International Energy Agency undermines global climate protection and energy security in its latest World Energy Outlook Kopie

Energy Watch Group

The International Energy Agency undermines global climate protection and energy security in its latest World Energy Outlook

EWG Policy Paper
Berlin, November 2016

English | German

EWG-Klimapolitik-Deutschland-Nov-2016

Schwarz, J., Fell, H.-J.

German Climate Policy - From Trailblazer to Decelerator

Study by ASPO Deutschland & EWG
Berlin, November 2016

German only

International Energy Agency’s Renewables Forecast Old Wine in New Bottles Kopie

Energy Watch Group

International Energy Agency's Renewables Forecast: Old Wine in New Bottles

EWG Policy Paper
Berlin, October 2016

English | German

100_RE_India_160916_final

Breyer, C., Gulagi, A., Fell, H.-J.

Sustainable and Low-Cost Energy System for India without Nuclear and Coal Base Load

EWG Study
Berlin, September 2016

English

2015

IEA creates misleading future scenarios for solar power generation

Breyer, C., Fell, H.-J., Zittel, W.

IEA creates misleading future scenarios for solar power generation

EWG Policy Brief
Berlin, November 2015

English

EWG_WEO-Study_2015.pdfs_

Metayer, M., Breyer, C., Fell, H.-F.

The projections for the future and quality in the past of the World Energy Outlook for solar PV and other renewable energy technologies

Study by EWG & Laapeenranta University of Technology
Berlin / Laapeenranta, November 2015

English

EWG-Fracking_2015.pdfs_

Zittel, W.

Fracking - An Interim Review

Study by EWG & Ludwig Bölkow Stiftung
Berlin, March 2015

German | Executive Summary ENG

2014

Energy-Watch-Group-Gas_diversification_ENGLISH

Zittel, W., Fell, H.-J.

The EU's dependency on Russia for natural gas can only be reversed with a rapid expansion of renewable energy sources.

EWG Study
Berlin, April 2014

English

2013

EWG-update2013_long_18_03_2013up1

Zittel, W., Zerhusen, J., Fell, H.-J.

Fossil and Nuclear Fuels - the Supply Outlook

EWG Study
Berlin, March 2013

English

2010

2010-03-24_EWG_Energy_Costs_World_E

Zittel, W.

Worldwide Estimated Yearly Energy Costs

EWG Study
Berlin, March 2010

English

2008

01b_Wind_Power_in_Context_exec_summary_2008-12-18

Rechsteiner, R.

Wind Power in Context – A clean Revolution in the Energy Sector

EWG Study
Berlin, December 2008

Executive Summary ENG

2008-02_EWG_Oil_Report_updated

Schindler, J., Zittel, W.

Crude Oil - The Supply Outlook

EWG Study
Berlin, February 2008

English

2008-11-10_EWG_REO2030_Zusammenfassung_D

Peter, S., Lehmann, H.

Renewable Energy Outlook 2030: Energy Watch Group Global Renewable Energy Scenarios

Study commissioned by EWG & World Council for Renewable Energy (WCRE), Supported by Ludwig-Bölkow-Stiftung
iSuSI Sustainable Solutions and Innovations
Berlin, February 2008

Executive Summary ENG

2007

EWG_Report_Coal_10-07-2007ms1

Schindler, Z., Zittel, W.

Coal: Resources and Future Production

EWG Study
Berlin, March 2007

English

2006

EWG_Report_Coal_10-07-2007ms1

Schindler, Z., Zittel, W.

Uranium Resources and Nuclear Energy

EWG Study
Berlin, December 2006

English

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