Alexandra Langenheld

Senior Associate Efficiency and Demand Response

Alexandra  Langenheld
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Before joining Agora Energiewende Alexandra Langenheld worked for the European Commission from 2006 to 2012 - initially seconded from the German Federal Environment Ministry as National Expert "Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency" to the Directorate-General for Energy and Transport in Brussels and from 2009 as Energy Policy Analyst at the Joint Research Centre in Ispra, Italy. In these roles, she was inter alia instrumental in the design and negotiation of the EU directives on the promotion of renewable energy and energy efficiency, and advised the Member States in their National Action Plans. She was leading the coordination of international relations, especially to USA, Canada and Brazil. Between 2001 and 2006 she worked for the Department of Climate Change and Renewable Energy of the German Environment Ministry and as a research assistant at the Technical University of Berlin on renewable energies and sustainable transport.

 

German power market developments June 2020 vs. June 2019: More electricity from natural gas while coal-fired generation is massively reduced. Electricity demand continues to be weak and also renewables lose compared to June 2019. pic.twitter.com/nBCHDHiU2Z

Strommarkt-Vergleich Juni 2020/Juni 2019: Deutlich mehr Strom aus Erdgas, Kohleverstromung lässt hingegen massiv nach. Stromverbrauch weiter gering und auch EE verlieren im Vergleich zum Vorjahresmonat. pic.twitter.com/EwlRsuZyBQ

German power generation in June 2020: Renewables (especially PV) have a hard time beating the exceptionally hot June 2019. However, due to the continued weaker electricity demand, the share remains at 46%. Most powerful force is natural gas, lignite only ranks 3rd. pic.twitter.com/WOo46yt3y5

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