Jan von Appen focuses on investment decisions in decentralized energy and storage systems and data-driven business models in the energy industry. Jan has led numerous national and international projects focusing on decentralized energy systems, energy management and grid integration. His clients included international system operators, Dax corporations and governments.
Prior to joining E-Bridge, Jan headed the business unit “Decentralized Energy Management” at the Fraunhofer Institute for Energy Economics and Energy Systems (formerly IWES) in Kassel, Germany. Here, he developed investment models and software solutions for the optimal integration of electro-mobility and prosumer systems in existing energy infrastructures.
Jan studied business administration in combination with electrical engineering at the Technical University of Darmstadt and holds a doctorate in electrical engineering from the University of Kassel. In addition, he was a visiting scholar at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in Berkeley, USA, and at CSIRO in Newcastle, Australia.
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Article Vigen Nikogosian, Baris Özalay, Janis Kaltschnee (E-Bridge Consulting GmbH, Bonn) and Ilona Dickschas (Siemens AG), Tim Meyerjürgens (TenneT TSO GmbH), Jens Mueller-Belau (Deutsche Shell Holding GmbH) in ew 5/2019, pages 12 ff. (German language)Download PDF