Prof. Dr. Hannes Weigt

Head of Research Center for Sustainable Energy and Water Management (Forschungsstelle für Nachhaltige Energie- und Wasserversorgung, FoNEW)

From 2015 to 2020 Leader of SCCER CREST Work Package 3. 

Today, he contributes with his research in the fields of Energy and climate to the Research Network Sustainable Future.

Research Interests

  • Market Modeling and Electricity Market Design
  • Renewable Energies and Environmental Policies
  • Investment and Incentives in Network Industries
  • Competition Policy and Regulation


Latest Papers

  • Environmental flows or economic woes - Hydropower under global energy market changes
    Moritz Schillinger, Hannes Weigt and Philipp Emanuel Hirsch, available here
  • Incumbent's Bane or Gain? Renewable Support and Strategic Behavior in Electricity Markets
    Ali Darudi and Hannes Weigt, available here


[Translate to English:] Weigt, Hannes

Prof. Dr. Hannes Weigt
Office 4.34 Faculty of Business and Economics
Energy Economics
Peter Merian-Weg 6 4002 Basel

Tel: +41 61 207 32 59

Consultation hours by appointment via e-mail