Claudia Kemfert

Claudia Kemfert is Professor of Energy Economics and Sustainability at the Hertie School of Governance, and head of Energy, Transportation, Environment at the German Institute of Economic Research (DIW). Her research focuses on climate and energy policy. Kemfert has advised the EU’s High-level Group on Energy and Climate and the Intergovernmental Panel of Climate Change (IPCC). She contradicts the lobbyists of the petroleum industry and energy groups, and counters their arguments with provided scientific facts.