e-think – Zentrum für Energiewirtschaft und Umwelt – is a start-up private non-profit research institution based in Vienna. Its aim is to advance research in the field of energy economics at its interface with environment and human society. Through technical, economic and environmental assessments e-think contributes to the transition towards sustainable energy systems. e-think‘s main areas of competence are:

  • Analyse socio-economic aspects of energy use
  • Model energy systems and develop scenarios
  • Assess impacts of energy policies
  • Develop effective and efficient deployment strategies for RES in electricity, heat and transport
  • Promote energy efficiency in buildings, mobility, electrical and industrial applications

In newTRENDs project e-think will be responsible for WP3:

  • Coordination of capacity building for developing energy transition roadmaps towards 2050
  • Setting up a database of tested tools and guidelines and performance of trainings in the networks
  • Assistance in the preparation of energy transition roadmap elements