Publications of Dr. Ole Langniß

Recent major studies

  • Bauknecht, D., Langniß, O., Bürger, V., Brenner, T., Chvanova, E., Ritter, D., Vogel, M., Geier, L. Overview and oriented assessment of decentral energy management systems. Climate Change 16/2017. Umweltbundesamt.
  • Langniß, O., Chvanova, E. Report on Scoping Mission on a Regional Strategy and Action Plan on Energy Efficiency in the Caribbean Community (CARICOM). April 2017.
  • Hoenig, J., Langniß, O., Kostari, M., Chvanova, E., Stavileci, V. Regulatory Support for Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework and Grid Integration. Streamlining the Regulatory Framework for Renewable Energies. Study for Ministry of Economic Development of Kosovo. September 2016.
  • Langniß, O., Brenner, T., Chvanova, E., Eid, M. Business Models for Utilities in Emerging Markets and Developing Countries. Discussion Paper on behalf of KfW Development Bank. May 2016.
  • Günnewig, D., Langniss, O.: et al.: Monitoring the impact of the amended German EEG renewable energy feed-in law on the development of power generation from solar energy, specifically free-field PV plants, final report on behalf of the Federal German Ministry of the Environment, Nature Conservation and Reactor Safety, April 2008
  • Langniss O., Diekmann J, Lehr U.: Promotion of renewable energies as a regulatory task: Evolution of tools for promoting electricity generation from renewable energy sources, December 2007
  • Sensfuss, F., Ragwitz, M., Kratzat, M., Langniss, O., et al.: Further development of the German EEG renewable energy feed-in law for market penetration of the German and European electricity market, final report on behalf of the Federal German Ministry of the Environment, Nature Conservation and Reactor Safety, Karlsruhe, Stuttgart, Würzburg, Vienna, October 2007
  • Becker, D., Hamrin, J., Langniss, O., Sharick, A, Suding, P.: Renewable energy in large energy economies, background document for the September 2007 Berlin Ministerial Meeting of the G8.,Background Document for the September 2007 Berlin Ministerial Meeting of the G8, August 2007
  • Langniss O., Diekmann J., Lehr U.: Analysis and further development of the priority policy in Germany: Evolution of tools for promoting electricity generation from renewable energy sources, June 2007
  • Heer K., Langniss O.: Promoting renewable energy sources in Portugal: possible implications for China, study on behalf of the Center for Resource Solutions, China Sustainable Energy Program, April 2007
  • Gaudioso D, Klink J., Langniss O.: ESCOs in the Italian and UK energy efficiency schemes, EuroWhiteCertificates Project under contract to the EU, study for the Task Report Work Package, 5 March 2007
  • Langniss, O.: (Coordinator), Böhnisch H., Buschmann A., Musiol F., Hartmann H., Pauschinger T.: Evaluation of individual measures for exploiting renewable energies (market incentive program), from January 2004 to December 2005, study on behalf of the Federal German Ministry of the Environment, Nature Conservation and Reactor Safety, Stuttgart, Straubing – October 2006
  • Langniss, O.: The German 250 MW Wind Program, study on behalf of the Energy Foundation / Centre for Resource Solutions, Stuttgart, August 2006
  • Langniss O.: Klink J: The European Biomass Action Plan, study on behalf of the Energy Foundation / Centre for Resource Solutions, Stuttgart, July 2006
  • Böhnisch, H., Bohl, J., Günnewig, D., Langniss, O., Reichmuth, M.: Monitoring the impact of the amended German EEG Renewable Energy Feed-in Law on the development of power generation from solar energy, specifically pre-field PV plants, 3rd progress report on behalf of the Federal German Ministry of the Environment, Nature Conservation and Reactor Safety, Hanover, Stuttgart, Leipzig, Würzburg, July 2006
  • Langniss O.: Working Paper on “Policy for Promotion of Alternative/Renewable Energy in Pakistan”, October 2005, study on behalf of the GTZ, April 2006
  • Böhnisch, H., Bohl, J., Günnewig, D., Langniss, O., Reichmuth, M.: Monitoring the impact of the amended German EEG Renewable Energy Feed-in Law on the development of power generation from solar energy, specifically free-field PV plants, 2nd progress report, on behalf of Federal German Ministry of the Environment, Nature Conservation and Reactor Safety, Hannover, Stuttgart, Leipzig, Würzburg, December 2005
  • Langniss O.: Synthetic biofuels in Baden-Württemberg, on behalf of Baden-Württemberg State Ministry of the Environment, Stuttgart, November 2005
  • Langniss, O.: Analysis of the tasks and projects of the existing RES implementing agreements with regard to the development of the program of work of the IEA Renewable Energy Technology Deployment Implementing Agreement, study on behalf of des Federal German Ministry of the Environment, Nature Conservation and Reactor Safety, Stuttgart, October 2005
  • Langniss, O.: White Certificate Schemes and (National) Green Certificate Schemes, EuroWhiteCertificates, Task report work package 3, 2 September 2005
  • Langniss O.: Synthetic biofuels in Baden-Württemberg, workshop documentation on behalf of Baden-Württemberg State Ministry of the Environment, Stuttgart, August 2005
  • Böhnisch, H., Bohl, J., Günnewig, D., Langniss, O., Reichmuth, M.: Monitoring the impact of the amended German EEG Renewable Energy Feed-in Law on the development of power generation from solar energy, specifically free-field PV plants, 1st progress report on behalf of the Federal German Ministry of the Environment, Nature Conservation and Reactor Safety, Hanover, Stuttgart, Leipzig, Würzburg, July 2005
  • Langniss, Ole, Astrid Aretz; Helmut Böhnisch, Edelgard Gruber, Wilhelm Mannsbart, Mario Ragwitz, Friedhelm Steinborn: Evaluation of individual measures for exploiting renewable energies (market incentive program), from January 2002 to August 2004, study on behalf of the Federal German Ministry of the Environment, Nature Conservation and Reactor Safety, Stuttgart, Karlsruhe, December 2004
  • Langniss, Ole: Preconditions for a feed-in tariff in China, study on behalf of German Organization for Technical Cooperation (GTZ), Lund/Stuttgart, 18 January 2004
  • Fischedick, M., Nitsch, J., Langniss, O.: et al.: Long-term scenarios for sustainable energy use in Germany: study on behalf of des Federal German Office of the Environment, Wuppertal, Stuttgart 2002
  • Langniss, O., Praetorius, B., Reinmüller, D., Seifried. D.: SEPCO.: Sustainable energy concepts, study of the International Solar Energy Society on behalf of the Federal German Ministry of the Environment, Nature Conservation and Reactor Safety, Part 1 2002, Part 2 2003
  • Wiser, Ryan; Langniss, Ole: The renewables portfolio standard in Texas: an early assessment, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratories, LBNL Report 49107, Berkeley, California 2001 (Translated into Chinese, 2002)
  • Timpe, C., Bergmann, H., Langniss, O.: et al.: Implementation aspects of a quota model for electricity generated from renewable energies, study on behalf of the Baden-Württemberg State Ministry of the Environment and Traffic, Freiburg, Stuttgart 2001
  • Langniss, O., Martenson, A., Örtenvik, M., Wilkenson, R., Corominas, J.: Certifying green electricity: handbook for stakeholders, study on behalf of the European Commission DG TREN, Stuttgart, Linköping, Rugby, Barcelona, Stuttgart 2000

Articles in conference proceedings

  • Langniss, O., Seyboth, K.: Experiences with the German Market Stimulation Programme, European Solar Thermal Energy Conference (ESTEC), Freiburg, 19/20 June, 2007, Proceedings
  • Langniss, O., Julita Klinka, Adriaan Pereels: Tradable white certificates between gibberish and useful promotion instrument, 5th International Energy Economy Conference (IEWT 2007), Vienna, 16-18 February 2007, Proceedings
  • Krewitt W., Hake J,-F., Langniss O., Fischedick M.: Criteria and indicators for sustainability in research and development, FVS Annual Conference “Research and innovation for sustainable energy supply”, Berlin, 21/22 September, 2006, Conference Proceedings
  • Langniss O., Krewitt W., Hake J.-F.: Paths to sustainable energy supply – renewable energies as a holistic system, FVS Annual Conference “Research and innovation for sustainable energy supply”, Berlin, 21/22 September, 2006, Conference Proceedings
  • Langniss, O; Günnewig, D.: Ground-mounted solar PV plants: current experience and conflicts, 21st Symposium on Photovoltaic Solar Energy, Staffelstein, 6–8 March 2006
  • Nast, M., Langniss, O., Lepprich, U.: Instruments for promoting the adoption of renewable energies in the heat market – Renewable Heat Law – Law on Heat Generation by Renewable Energies, Annual conference of the solar energy research association, 23–24 September 2005, Cologne
  • Langniss, O., Aretz, A.: The German market stimulation program, Scientific evaluation and prospects of the solar thermal part, European Solar Thermal Energy Conference ESTEC 2005, Freiburg, June 21/22, 2005, Proceedings
  • Bertoldi, P., Rezessy, P., Langniss, O., Voogt, M.: White, green & brown certificates: How to make the most of them, ECEE 2005 Summer Study, Mandelieu, May 30 - June 4 2005, Proceedings
  • Langniss, O., Praetorius, B.: How much “market” do market-based instruments create?, ECEEE summer school 2003, Conference Proceedings• Langniss, Ole: Transaction cost economics of regulations to foster renewable energy sources in the electricity sector, European Network for Energy Economic Research (ENER) Forum 3, Successfully promoting renewable energy sources in Europe, Budapest, Hungary, 6–7 June 2002, Conference Proceedings
  • Ziesing, Hans-Joachim; Ensslin, Cornel; Langniss, Ole: Status of liberalization of the energy economy in Germany; Annual conference of the solar energy research association, Proceedings, pp 144–150, 2001
  • Langniss, O.: The market for green electricity – what can it achieve? Conference “Instruments for promoting renewable energies in the power sector”, Stuttgart, 2000, Proceedings, pp 65–74
  • Martenson, A., Örtenvik, M., Langniss, O.: Corominas, J., Wilkenson, R.: A European green electricity accreditation standard, World Renewable Energy Conference 2000, Proceedings, pp 1649-1652
  • Langniss, O.: Will there be a European quality label for green power? 5th Kassel Symposium on energy system technology, Kassel, November 9/10, 2000, Proceedings, pp 190-203













Articles in national journals

  • Nast, M., Langniss, O., Lepprich, U.: Characteristics of an energy feed-in law for heat pump, KI Luft und Kältetechnik, 9/2006
  • Nast, M., Langniss, O., Lepprich, U.: Instrument for promoting the adoption of renewable energies in the heat market – renewable heat law, Euro Heat & Power 12/2005
  • Langniss, O., Nitsch, J.: Expansion of regenerative energies and resulting effects on employment, in WSI Transactions 52 (1999) pp 571-577
  • Langniss, O.: Eco-electricity for industry and trade? In: Umweltmagazin 3, 11/12 (2000), pp 28-32, Langniss, O.: The quota system in Texas, in Energiewirtschaftliche Tagesfragen vol. 51, 12 (2001), pp 802-805
  • Langniss, O., Markard, J.: Green electricity and government subsidies: an analysis of their interactions, in Zeitschrift für Energiewirtschaft 23, 4 (1999) pp 275 – 284
  • Hille, G., Hoffmann, V. U., Dienhart, H., Langniss, O., Nitsch, J.: Job creation through photovoltaics and wind energy, in Energiewirtschaftliche Tagesfragen vol. 47, 12 (1997), pp 754-758
  • Diekmann, J., Eichelbrönner, M., Langniss, O.: Measures to eliminate obstacles to exploitation, in Energiewirtschaftliche Tagesfragen, vol.47, 8 (1997) pp 618-623
  • Nitsch, J., Dienhart, H., Langniss, O.: Development strategies for solar energy systems and the role of hydrogen taking Germany as an example, in Energiewirtschaftliche Tagesfragen vol.47,4 (1997) pp 223-231
  • Langniss, O., Nitsch, J.: Consequences of state support with regards to the job creation effects taking wind energy as an example, in DEWI magazine, German Wind Energy Institute, Wilhelmshaven, no. 10 (1997) pp 71-76
  • Dienhart, H., Langniss, O.: Perspectives of the application of IC engine cogeneration plants in the residential sector, in Die Wohnungswirtschaft, 50, 11/12 (1997)
  • Böhnisch, H., Langniss, O., Nitsch, J., Staiss, F.: Area of application and economic performance of IC engine combined heat and power plants in communities, in Elektrizitätswirtschaft vol. 95,4 (1996), pp 145-152
  • Böhnisch, H., Klaiss, H., Langniss, O., Nitsch, J.: Communal concepts for environment friendly energy supply, in: DLR German Aerospace Center reports no. 76 (1994) pp 43-49










Articles in international journals (peer-reviewed)

  • Langniss, O., Diekmann, J., Lehr: Advanced mechanisms for the promotion of renewable energy – models for the future evolution of the German Renewable Energy Act, Energy Policy 37 (2009) 1289–1297
  • Nast, M., O. Langniss, U. Leprich: Instruments to promote renewable energy in the German heat market – Renewable Heat Sources Act, Renewable Energy 32 (2007) pp 1127–1135
  • Langniss, O., Praetorius, B.: How much “market” do market-based instruments create? Invited paper, Energy Policy 34 (2006) pp 200-211
  • Langniss, Ole; Neij, Lena: National and international learning with wind power, Journal of Energy and Environment, Vol. 15 (2004) no. 3, pp 175-185
  • R. Haas, W. Eichhammer, C. Huber, O. Langniss, A. Lorenzoni, R. Madlener, P. Menanteau, P. E. Morthorst, A. Martins, A. Oniszk, J. Schleich, A. Smith, Z. Vass, A. Verbruggen, How to promote renewable energy systems successfully and effectively, Energy Policy 32 (2004), pp 833-839
  • Langniss Ole, Wiser Ryan: The renewables portfolio standard in Texas: an early assessment, energy policy 31 (2003), pp 527 – 535
  • Langniss, Ole: A regulatory approach to foster bulk electricity generation from renewable energies in South Africa, Journal of Energy in Southern Africa 14 (2003) no. 4, pp 118-127
  • Trieb, F., Langniss, O., Klaiss, H.: Solar electricity generation - a comparative view of technologies, costs and environmental impact, solar energy 59, 1–3 (1997), pp 89-99
  • Langniss, O.: Instruments to promote renewable energy investments in Europe - A survey from the financial point of view, Renewable Energy 9,1-4 (1996), pp 1112-1115

Articles in books

  • Langniss, O. (Lead Author) et al. Renewable Energy Sources and Climate Change Mitigation. Special Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). Chapter 11: Policy, Financing and Implementation. 2012.
  • Langniss, O., Ziesing, H.: Policy over 30 years for promoting renewable energies, in Jannsen, P, (ed.): On track to a solar future, Munich, 2005, pp 209–221
  • Langniss, O., Wiser, R.: Design and impacts of the Texas renewables portfolio standard, in Lauber, V, (ed.): Switching to renewable power, London 2005, pp 187–202
  • Nitsch, J., Krewitt, W., Langniss, O.: Renewable energy in Europe, in Cleveland, C, (ed.): Encyclopedia of Energy, 2003
  • Langniss, O., Nitsch, J.: Energy policy and energy-relevant fields, in Michelsen, Gerd (ed.): Environmental consultancy – fundamentals and practice, Economica Publishers, ISBN 3-87081-066-1, Bonn 1997, pp 441-452
  • Langniss, O., Michelsen, G., Nitsch, J.: Energy 2010, Priority for rational energy use and regenerative energies In: Liebert, W., Schmithals, F, (eds.): Chernobyl with no end in sight, Münster 1997, pp 249–266
  • Nitsch, J., Langniss, O.: Strategies for effective expansion of regenerative energies, in Bender, W, (ed.): Responsible energy supplies for the future, Darmstadt 1997, pp 359–374

Books

  • Langniss, O., Seyboth, K., Sims, R., et al: Renewables for Heating and Cooling, Untapped Potential, Published by the International Energy Agency, Paris 2007
  • Langniss, Ole: Governance of regulations to promote renewable energies, Dissertation, Lund 2003
  • Langniss, O., Pehnt, M. (ed.): Energy in transformation, ISBN 3-540-41329-4, Berlin Heidelberg 2001
  • Fischedick, M., Langniss, O., Nitsch, J.: After the phase-out: Future course for renewable energies, ISBN 3-7776-1078-X, Stuttgart 2000
  • Nitsch, J., Fischedick, M., et al: Climate protection by exploitation of renewable energies on behalf of the Federal German Ministry of the Environment, Nature Conservation and Reactor Safety, Berlin 1999
  • Langniss, O.: (Editor): Financing renewable energies: Study on behalf of the European Commission DG Research, ISBN 3 – 98 04322 – 6 –2, Kiel, 1999
  • Langniss, O., Luther, J., Nitsch, J., Wiemken, E.: Strategies for sustainable energy supply – A solar long-term scenario for Germany, Freiburg, Stuttgart, 1997
  • Dieckmann, J., Eichelbrönner, M., Langniss, O.: Program of action “Elimination of barriers to the realization of renewable energy plants” on behalf of the Federal German Ministry of Economics, Bonn, Berlin, Stuttgart, April 1997
  • Altner, G., Dürr, H.-P., Michelsen, G., Nitsch, J., Langniss, O.: Future energy policy: a discourse oriented study, Economica Publishers, Bonn, 1995
  • Langniss, O.: Solar import, IKARUS Project, Report no.: 3-04, ISSN 0946-0012, Jülich 1994

 

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