Franziska Schöniger

 Franziska Schöniger
https://eeg.tuwien.ac.at/staff/people/franziska-schoeniger

Franziska is a research associate and PhD candidate at the Energy Economics Group (EEG) since December 2017. She is part of a team dealing with policy-related research and policy instrument design to accelerate the deplyoment of renewable energy technologies in the energy system. Previously, Franziska conducted her studies in the field of energy economics and renewable energy technologies in Austria, Morocco, New Zealand, and Denmark. Her research interests and recent project work includes (open source) energy system modelling, integrated assessment of energy systems with increasing shares of renewable energies, design and evaluation of energy policy strategies, feasibility and impacts of renewable energy targets for 2030/2050, flexibility and storage options/needs, and the econometric analysis of European energy markets.

Milestones

12/2017 — date
Research Associate and PhD Candidate at EEG, TU Wien
11/2018
BOKU Best Talent Award
10/2017
M.Sc. in Material and Energetic Exploitation of Renewable Raw Materials, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU), Vienna
10/2014
B.A. in European Energy Economics, FH Kufstein

Projects

2020 2023
SECURES

Securing Austria's Electricity Supply in times of Climate Change

2017 2021
MUSTEC

Market Uptake of Solar Thermal Electricity through Cooperation