Lion Hirth

Neon Neue Energieökonomik GmbH

Director

Karl-Marx-Platz 12

12043

Berlin, 12043

Germany

http://www.neon-energie.de

Hertie School of Governance

Friedrichstraße 180

Berlin, 10117

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

System LCOE: What are the Costs of Variable Renewables?

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Jan 2013
Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Neon Neue Energieökonomik GmbH, Potsdam-Institut für Klimafolgenforschung (PIK) and Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
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renewable energy, integration costs, levelized costs of electricity, LCOE, environmental economics, power generation economics, wind power, solar power, electricity market, market integration

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Market-Based Redispatch in Zonal Electricity Markets

USAEE Working Paper No. 18-369
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Nov 2018
Lion Hirth and Ingmar Schlecht
Neon Neue Energieökonomik GmbH and University of Basel - Center for Economic Science
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Integration Costs and the Value of Wind Power

USAEE Working Paper No. 12-150
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 Dec 2012
Lion Hirth
Neon Neue Energieökonomik GmbH
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Integration Costs and the Value of Wind Power

USAEE Working Paper No. 13-149
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 04 Oct 2013
Neon Neue Energieökonomik GmbH, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research and Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
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Short-Term Electricity Trading for System Balancing - An Empirical Analysis of the Role of Intraday Trading in Balancing Germany’s Electricity System

USAEE Working Paper No. 18-368
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2018
Christopher Koch and Lion Hirth
Berlin University of Technology and Neon Neue Energieökonomik GmbH
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balancing energy; intraday market; variable renewables; wind energy, solar energy; market design; renewables system integration

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The Market Value of Wind and Solar Power: An Analytical Approach

USAEE Working Paper No. 16-241
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 29 Jan 2016
Lion Hirth and Alexander Radebach
Neon Neue Energieökonomik GmbH and Mercator Research Institute on Global Commons and Climate Change
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Citation 12

The Market Value of Variable Renewables

USAEE Working Paper No. 2110237
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 17 Jul 2012
Lion Hirth
Neon Neue Energieökonomik GmbH
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The Market Value of Variable Renewables

FEEM Working Paper No. 15.2012
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Mar 2012
Lion Hirth
Neon Neue Energieökonomik GmbH
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wind power, solar power, electricity market, power generation economics, renewables, value factor, numerical modeling

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What Caused the Drop in European Electricity Prices?

USAEE Working Paper No. 16-282
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 25 Nov 2016
Lion Hirth
Neon Neue Energieökonomik GmbH
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electricity price; ex-post analysis; utility crisis

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Carpe Diem: A Novel Approach to Select Representative Days for Long-Term Power System Models with High Shares of Renewable Energy Sources

USAEE Working Paper No. 14-194
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Dec 2014
Potsdam-Institut für Klimafolgenforschung (PIK), Potsdam-Institut für Klimafolgenforschung (PIK), Neon Neue Energieökonomik GmbH and Mercator Research Institute on Global Commons and Climate Change (MCC)
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power system modeling, variability, renewable energy sources, time slices

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Balancing Power and Variable Renewables: A Glimpse at German Data

USAEE Working Paper No. 13-154
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 25 Dec 2013
Lion Hirth and Inka Ziegenhagen
Neon Neue Energieökonomik GmbH and Vattenfall GmbH
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balancing power; control power; regulating power; variable renewables; wind power; solar power; market design; renewables system integration

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The Optimal Share of Variable Renewables. How the Variability of Wind and Solar Power Affects Their Welfare-Optimal Deployment

FEEM Working Paper No. 90.2013
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Nov 2013
Lion Hirth
Neon Neue Energieökonomik GmbH
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Wind Power, Solar Power, Variable Renewables, Cost-Benefit Analysis, Numerical Optimization, Competitiveness

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Minimal Thermal Generation in Power Systems - Inferring Private Cost Parameters from Observed Firm Behavior

USAEE Working Paper No. 15-203
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 03 Feb 2015
Lion Hirth
Neon Neue Energieökonomik GmbH
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'must-run' power generation; power system modeling; negative electricity prices; econometrics

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Why Wind is Not Coal: On the Economics of Electricity

FEEM Working Paper No. 39.2014
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 Apr 2014
Neon Neue Energieökonomik GmbH, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research and Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
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Power Generation, Electricity Sector, Integrated Assessment Modeling, Variable Renewables, Integration Costs, Welfare Economics, Power Economics, Levelized Electricity Cost, Grid Parity

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The Optimal Share of Variable Renewables

USAEE Working Paper No. 2054073
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 May 2012
Lion Hirth
Neon Neue Energieökonomik GmbH
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wind power, solar power, variable renewables, cost-benefit analysis, numerical optimization

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Eyes on the Price: Which Power Generation Technologies Set the Market Price? Price Setting in European Electricity Markets: An Application to the Proposed Dutch Carbon Price Floor

FEEM Working Paper No. 34.2018
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 Jan 2019
Energy Economics Group (EEG), Institute of Energy Systems and Electric Drives TU Wien, Axpo Holding AG, Neon Neue Energieökonomik GmbH, WU Wien and Axpo Holding AG
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Price Setting, Electricity Markets, Merit Order, Generation Technologies, Carbon

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Control Power and Variable Renewables: A Glimpse at German Data

FEEM Working Paper No. 46.2013
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 Jun 2013
Lion Hirth and Inka Ziegenhagen
Neon Neue Energieökonomik GmbH and Vattenfall GmbH
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Balancing Power, Control Power, Variable Renewables, Wind Power, Solar Power, Market Design

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How Much Electricity Do We Consume? A Guide to German and European Electricity Consumption and Generation Data

FEEM Working Paper No. 88.2015
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Jan 2016
Maximilian Schumacher and Lion Hirth
Neon Neue Energieökonomik GmbH and Neon Neue Energieökonomik GmbH
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Power system data, Power market modelling

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Congestion Management Games in Electricity Markets

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 22-060
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Dec 2022 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2023
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Hertie School, Neon Neue Energieökonomik GmbH, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology - Department of Economics and Management, ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research, University of Basel - Center for Economic Science and Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
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Energy market, Game theory, Auctions/bidding, Congestion management, Inc-dec gaming

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Redistribution Effects of Energy and Climate Policy: The Electricity Market

FEEM Working Paper No. 82.2012
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Dec 2012
Lion Hirth and Falko Ueckerdt
Neon Neue Energieökonomik GmbH and Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research
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carbon tax, emission trading, redistribution, consumer surplus, producer surplus, wind power generation, electricity market modelling