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Dr.-Ing. Ines Wilkens

Research associate
Address Universität Kassel
Fachgebiet Volkswirtschaftslehre
mit Schwerpunkt dezentrale Energiewirtschaft
Untere Königsstraße 71
34117 Kassel

Postal address:
Nora-Platiel-Straße 4
34109 Kassel
Room 1160
Telephone +49 561 804-7949
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Curriculum Vitae

Work Experience

Since 2015

Head of Department Decentralised Energy Markets at IdE Institute decentralized Energy technologies, Kassel



Research assistant at University Göttingen, Interdisciplinary centre für sustainable development



Project manager „Bioenergie-Region Ludwigsfelde“



Head of Executive Office Innovation Centre Energy at TU Berlin



Research assistant at TU Berlin, Chair for Energy Process Engineering and Conversion Technologies for Renewable Energies





Dr.-Ing., TU Berlin Dissertation: Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis for Sustainability Evaluation of Energy Systems - Bridging the gap between theory and practice


Diploma in Business Engineering, TU Berlin


  • Wilkens, I. (2012): Multikriterielle Analyse zur Nachhaltigkeitsbewertung von Energiesystemen - Von der Theorie zur praktischen Anwendung (PhD thesis), Berlin.
  • Ines Wilkens (nee Braune) & Peter Schmuck (2012): Transdisciplinary Evaluation of Energy Scenarios for a German Village using Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis. Sustainability 2012, 4(4), 604-629; doi: 10.3390/su4040604
  • Michels, R., Braune, I. & Schmuck, P. (2010): Participation of actors and the sustainability of different biomass usage paths - a social scientific based process of multicriteria decision making within an action research project. In Kabisch, S., Kunath, A. & Feldmann, H.(Hrsg.): Vulnerability, Risk and Complexity: Impacts of global Change on Human habitats, 21. IAPS Conference, S. 48-49. Leipzig, ISBN 978-3-00-031438-4.
  • Braune, I., Pinkwart, A., Reeg, M. (2009): Application of Multi-Criteria Analysis for The Evaluation of Sustainable Energy Systems - a Review of Recent Literature. 5th Dubrovnic Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems. ISBN 978-953-6313-97-6


  • Energieautarke Siedlung, on behalf Hessian Ministry of Economics, Transport,Urban and Regional Development and SMA Solar Technology AG
  • Nachhaltige Nutzung von Energie aus Biomasse im Spannungsfeld von Klimaschutz, Landschaft und Gesellschaft, on behalf of Ministry for science and culture of Lower Saxony
  • Bioenergieregion Ludwigsfelde, on behalf of German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture
  • Roadmap Urban Technologies 2030, on behalf of BDI Federation of German Industries