Michael Claußner studied International Business Studies (B. Sc.) at the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg and Integrated Natural Resource Management (M. Sc.) at the Humbold University in Berlin. He wrote his Master's thesis on portfolio strategies for non-subsidised renewable energies.
At Energy Brainpool GmbH & Co. KG, he has been working for several years in consulting projects for both the public and private sectors and is an expert in marketing strategies for renewable energies. He focuses on both green PPAs and prosuming business models with decentralised PV systems in the household and commercial sector. He also regularly conducts expert seminars on these topics for energy industry professionals.
11:35 am - 11:50 am
Rooftop PV: How to Achieve Energy Independence
Both the residential and the commercial segments have seen a boom in rooftop PV. With nearly two thirds of all new solar capacity installed on buildings in the EU in 2022, the deployment of solar rooftop installations will continue in the short term. The energy crisis has been contributing to driving the demand for rooftop PV installations, with homeowners striving to protect themselves against surging retail energy rates and looking for affordable electrical heat and transportation options.
This session will discuss: