Scott Institute for Energy Innovation

FleetPower: creating virtual power plants in sustainable smart electricity markets

April 18, 2017

12:00 p.m. - 1:20 p.m.

Scott Hall, Marquis Conference Room

Wolf Ketter
Director of the Institute for Energy Economics
University of Cologne

Electric vehicles have the potential to be used as virtual power plants to provide reliable back-up power. This generates additional profits of carsharing rental firms, who rent vehicles by the minute.

Wolf Ketter is Chaired Professor of Information Systems at the Faculty of Management, Economics, and Social Sciences at the University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany. He also serves as the Director of the Institute of Energy Economics at the University of Cologne (EWI) and the Erasmus Centre for Future Energy Business at the Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, the Netherlands. In his role, Ketter advises directly the Germany government as well as European businesses. He received his PhD in Computer Science from the University of Minnesota in 2007.

This event is free & open to the public.

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