The European Dimension of Germany's Energy Transition [E-Book] : Opportunities and Conflicts / edited by Erik Gawel, Sebastian Strunz, Paul Lehmann, Alexandra Purkus.
Gawel, Erik, (editor)
Lehmann, Paul, (editor) / Purkus, Alexandra, (editor) / Strunz, Sebastian, (editor)
1st edition 2019.
Cham : Springer, 2019
X, 557 pages 116 illustrations, 46 illustrations in color (online resource)
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Table of Contents:
  • Towards a European Energy Transition? A Review of Current Policy Challenges and Scientific Debates
  • Part I. The European Climate and Energy Policy Framework
  • EU Climate and Energy Policy beyond 2020: Are Additional Targets and Instruments for Renewables Economically Reasonable?
  • EU Climate and Energy Policy beyond 2020: Is A Single Target for GHG Reduction Sufficient?
  • Assessment of Policy Pathways for Reaching the EU Target of (at least) 27% RES by 2030
  • The Influence of European State Aid Law on the Design of Support Schemes for Electricity from Renewable Energy Sources in Germany and Other Member States
  • A Step Further Towards a European Energy Transition: The "Clean Energy Package" from a Legal Point of View
  • Part II. Unilateralism or Cooperation and Convergence?
  • Electricity Market Integration and the Impact of Unilateral Policy Reform
  • Creating Convergence of National Energy Policies by Increased Cooperation: EU Energy Governance and Its Impact on the German Energy Transition
  • Policy Convergence as a Multi-faceted Concept: The Case of Renewable Energy Policies in the EU
  • International Coordination on the Provision of Power Generation Capacity - An Institutional Economic Assessment of Decision-Making Competences in a Union of States
  • From National to Cross-Border Support of Renewable Electricity in the European Union
  • On the Alleged Need to Strictly Europeanize the German Energy Transition
  • Germany: Forerunner in Europe with Respect to Energy System Transition?
  • Part III. Is There a "Dark Side" to Germany's Energy Transition?
  • The Myth of the Dark Side of the Energiewende
  • Ensuring Industrial Competitiveness with a Unified European Approach to Sustainable Energy
  • Rising Energy Prices due to Inefficient Support for Renewables? An Economic Assessment of status quo and Alternatives in Germany
  • Import Dependency and the Energy Transition: a New Risk Field of Security of Supply?
  • Combining Climate Protection and Nature Conservation - Requirements for An Environmental-Friendly Energy Transition
  • The Relevance of Consumer Preferences and Behaviour for Climate Policy Design: Evidence from the German Energy Transition
  • Part IV. The Energy Policy Mix from a Political Economy Perspective
  • Cooperative Renewable Energy Expansion in Europe: Cost Savings and Trade Dependencies
  • Energy Transition Implications for Demand and Supply of Power System Flexibility: A Case Study of the Netherlands Within an EU Electricity Market and Trading Context
  • A Public Choice View on the Climate and Energy Policy Mix in the EU - How Do the Emissions Trading Scheme and Support for Renewable Energies Interact?
  • Between Energy Transition and Internal Market Agenda: The Impact of the EU Commission as a Distinct Energy Policy Actor
  • Part V. The Spatial Dimension of the Energy Transition
  • Cross-Border Electricity Interconnectors in the EU: the status quo
  • The Electricity Transmission Line Planning Process at European Level: Legal Framework and Need for Reforms
  • The Spatiality of Germany's Energy Transition: Spatial Aspects of a Reconfiguration of An Energy System
  • The Spatial Dimension of the Energy Transition: European Renewable Energy Sources-Local Resources and International Exchange
  • Part VI. The Energy Transition Beyond the Electricity Sector
  • Road Transport and Its Potential Inclusion in the EU ETS
  • Energy Transition and Electromobility: A Review
  • The Role of a Renewable Energy target for the Transport Sector Beyond 2020: Lessons Learned from EU Biofuel Policy
  • Biomethane - Local Energy Carrier or European Commodity?.