The Center for Energy Markets

at TUM School of Management

The Center for Energy Markets (CEM) is a chair at the Technical University Munich, dedicated at advancing research in the field of energy economics and electricity market economics, including new developments around renewable energy provision. Energy markets are at the heart of one of the biggest societal challenges of our time - creating a sustainable, reliable and affordable energy provision. CEM brings together economics, finance and engineering approaches to offer applied research contributions to topical real-world energy sector questions.

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Our vision is a global energy transition being supported with research and education.


Our academic mission is to contribute to this goal by

... Advancing the understanding of future energy industries and markets

... Bringing together economics, finance, and engineering to tackle real-world energy challenges




The thesis topic is a systematic comparison of forecast quality between different suppliers and an analysis of the forecast errors with a focus on oil and gas markets. The thesis is co-supervised by the Stadtwerke München (SWM). The selection of a suitable candidate and the...[mehr]


Internship at PwC

PwC is providing an opportunity to do an internship as "Praktikant (w/m) energiewirtschaftliche Beratung / Regulierungsberatung". Click here for more details.[mehr]


Master Thesis / Project Study Smart Metering

TUM and SWM are teaming up to conduct cutting-edge research on the further development of Smart Metering and corresponding apps. Within the scope of a Master Thesis or a Project Study, a new app for this research is to be designed. [mehr]


Master Thesis offer at Thüga SmartService GmbH

Thüga SmartService GmbH is offering a Master Thesis on "Entwicklung von Geschäftsmodellen zur Steuerung von Kundenanlagen". Click here for further details.[mehr]


New Lecture in the Winter term 17/18: Energy&Climate Policy

In winter term 17/18, Center for Energy Markets is offering the lecture "Energy & Climate Policy". You can find more information under "Teaching" or see more details here.[mehr]


Challenges in Energy Markets I/II

The lectures "Challenges in Energy Markets I/II" will NOT be offered in the Winter Term 2017/2018. Please check back in the summer term.


New project study - Forecasting FCR in Germany with Coulomb GmbH

Coulomb GmbH and The Mobility House GmbH jointly operate a pool of stationary battery...[mehr]


Vacant student assistant position at CEM

CEM invites applications for a Research Assistant (Wissenschaftliche Hilfskraft, 3 hours a week). Tasks and responsibilities include data and literature screening tasks, management of the CEM website and the administration of workshops or events held at CEM.[mehr]


"Electric mobility - mobility of the future?"

The 8th energy policy workshop at ifo institute on the 6th of July deals with the potentials of electric mobility. What will be the mobility of the future? Will it be electric or will be electric mobility just one alternative among many?[mehr]


Master Thesis: An Analysis of Errors in Forecasts for Energy Prices

Energy prices are highly volatile and future price developments are notoriously hard to predict. Nevertheless, since energy prices are an important cost component for many companies there exist a range of long-term forecasts of prices for energy commodities supplied by...[mehr]