Dipl.-Ing. Dipl.-Wirt.Ing. Andreas Knaut

Andreas Knaut

has been a research associate and doctoral candidate at EWI since August 2012. He studied mechanical engineering and industrial engineering at the RWTH Aachen University and at the University of California Davis, focusing on renewables and energy economics. Mr. Knaut’s research and consultancy work primarily concerns the analysis and modelling of short-term electricity markets (balancing power and intraday).

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Curriculum Vitae


Client: German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy / in collaboration with GWS, Prognos

Gesamtwirtschaftliche Effekte der Energiewende

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Client: German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy / in collaboration with GWS, Prognos

Entwicklung der Energiemärkte – Energiereferenzprognose

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Impacts of further Single Electricity Market reform and integration on Great Britain and the European Union
Entwicklung eines Verfahrens zur Ausgleichsenergiepreisvorhersage und dessen Umsetzung in einem Tool
Wirtschaftliche Bewertung eines Pumpspeicherkraftwerks
Weiterentwicklung des Verfahrens zur Vorhersagbarkeit von Strompreisen im Intraday-Markt
Verfahren zur Verbesserung der Vorhersagbarkeit von Strompreisen im Intraday-Markt
Study of the longterm-development on intraday and control reserve markets

Working Papers

Tender Frequency and Market Concentration in Balancing Power Markets

Andreas Knaut, Frank Obermüller, Florian Weiser
January 2017

Price Volatility in Commodity Markets with Restricted Participation

Andreas Knaut, Martin Paschmann
January 2017

Hourly Price Elasticity Pattern of Electricity Demand in the German Day-ahead Market

Andreas Knaut, Simon Paulus
August 2016

How to Sell Renewable Electricity – Interactions of the Intraday and Day-ahead Market Under Uncertainty

Andreas Knaut, Frank Obermüller
April 2016


Flexibilization of Steam Power Plants as Partners for Renewable Energy Systems

Marcel Richter, Florian Möllenbruck, Frank Obermüller, Andreas Knaut, Florian Weiser, Hendrik Lens, Daniel Lehmann; 2016
In: Conference Proceedings Power Systems Computation Conference.

The Reference Forecast of the German Energy Transition – An Outlook on Electricity Markets

Andreas Knaut, Christian Tode, Dietmar Lindenberger, Raimund Malischek, Simon Paulus, Johannes Wagner; 2016
In: Energy Policy, Vol. 92, pp. 477-491, Vol. 92, pp. 477-491.

Preisvorhersage im Intraday-Markt auf Basis von Prognoseänderungen der Einspeisung aus Wind und Sonne

Helge Böschen, Andreas Knaut, Frank Obermüller, Christian Tode; 2015
In: et – Energiewirtschaftliche Tagesfragen, Vol. 65 (8), pp. 31-33.