Ass.-Prof. DI Dr.

Johannes Schmidt

Johannes Schmidt

Member of the Young Academy since 2019




Research Areas:

  • Economics
  • Environmental economics
  • Energy research
  • Sustainable economics
  • Environmental research





Selected Prizes:

ERC Starting Grant

Selected Publications:

  • Höltinger, S.; Baumgartner, J.; Mikovits, C.; Schmidt, J.; Arheimer, B.; Lindström, G.; Wetterlund, E. (2019) The impact of climatic extreme events on the feasibility of fully renewable power systems: a case study for Sweden. Energy.
  • Höltinger, S.; Salak, B.; Schauppenlehner, T.; Scherhaufer, P. and Schmidt, J. (2016) Assessing scenarios of socially acceptable wind energy potentials for Austria - a participatory modelling approach. Energy Policy, Bd. 98, S. 49-61.
  • Schmidt, J.; Cancella, R.; Pereira Jr., A.O. (2016) An optimal mix of solar PV, wind and hydro power for a low-carbon electricity supply in Brazil. Renewable Energy, Bd. 85, S. 137-147.
  • Kirchner, M.; Schmidt, J.; Kindermann, G.; Kulmer, V.; Mitter, H.; Prettenthaler, F.; Rüdisser, J.; Schauppenlehner, T.; Schönhart, M.; Strauss, F.; Tappeiner, U.; Tasser, E. and Schmid, E. (2015) Ecosystem services and economic development in Austrian agricultural landscapes - The impact of policy and climate change scenarios on trade-offs and synergies. Ecological Economics (109), S. 161-174.
  • Schmidt, J.; Lehecka, G.; Gass, V.; and Schmid, E. (2013) Where the wind blows: Assessing the effect of fixed and premium based feed-in tariffs on the spatial diversification of wind turbines. Energy Economics (40), S. 269-276.