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Carlos David Gaete Morales, Ph.D.

Carlos David Gaete Morales, Ph.D.

Research Associate of the

Energy, Transportation, Environment Department

Contact

+49 30 89789 - 574
Research Topics and Working Areas

Carlos Gaete is a Research Associate in the Energy, Transportation, Environment Department at the DIW Berlin. He received his PhD in July 2019 from The University of Manchester. His dissertation consisted of sustainability assessment of electricity generation by using mathematical optimization and life cycle assessment (LCA). He is also Associate Member at the Sustainable Industrial System group (SIS) at The University of Manchester. He holds a BEng degree in Industrial Engineering. Carlos has about seven years of experience into economic, social and environmental projects. He has worked as an investment analyst for the Regional Government in Chile and previously on soil remediation projects for an energy and petroleum company. His research has been published in Applied Energy, Journal of Cleaner Production, and Science of the Total Environment. His research interests include sustainable energy, energy transition and transformation, energy storage, e-mobility and sector coupling by using tools such as life cycle assessment, mathematical optimization and machine learning techniques.

Publications

DIW Weekly Report 22/23 / 2022

Expanding Solar Energy Capacity to Power the Transition to Heat Pumps

2022| Alexander Roth, Carlos David Gaete Morales, Adeline Guéret, Dana Kirchem, Martin Kittel, Wolf-Peter Schill
DIW Wochenbericht 22 / 2022

Wärmepumpen statt Erdgasheizungen: Umstieg durch Ausbau der Solarenergie unterstützen

2022| Alexander Roth, Carlos David Gaete Morales, Adeline Guéret, Dana Kirchem, Martin Kittel, Wolf-Peter Schill
Externe Monographien

Flexible Heat Pumps: Must-Have or Nice to Have in a Power Sector with Renewables?

Ithaca: arXiv.org, 2023, 27 S.
(arXiv ; 2307.12918)
| Alexander Roth, Dana Kirchem, Carlos Gaete-Morales, Wolf-Peter Schill
Refereed essays Web of Science

DIETERpy: A Python Framework for the Dispatch and Investment Evaluation Tool with Endogenous Renewables

In: SoftwareX 15 (2021), 100784, 7 S. | Carlos Gaete-Morales, Martin Kittel, Alexander Roth, Wolf-Peter Schill
Refereed essays Web of Science

An Open Tool for Creating Battery-Electric Vehicle Time Series from Empirical Data, emobpy

In: Scientific Data 8 (2021), 152, 18 S. | Carlos Gaete-Morales, Hendrik Kramer, Wolf-Peter Schill, Alexander Zerrahn
Externe Monographien

Techno-Economic Criteria to Evaluate Power Flow Allocation Schemes

Ithaca: arXiv.org, 2020, 28 S.
(arXiv ; 2005.03464)
| Fabian Hofmann, Alexander Zerrahn, Carlos Gaete-Morales
Externe Monographien

DIETERpy: a Python framework for The Dispatch and Investment Evaluation Tool with Endogenous Renewables

Ithaca: arXiv.org, 2020, 12 S.
(arXiv ; 2010.00883)
| Carlos Gaete-Morales, Martin Kittel, Alexander Roth, Wolf-Peter Schill, Alexander Zerrahn

Lectures

Vortrag

Power System Impacts of Electric Carsharing in Germany

Adeline Guéret, Wolf-Peter Schill, Carlos Gaete-Morales
Nürnberg, 05.10.2023 - 06.10.2023
| 32nd Young Energy Economists and Engineers Seminar (YEEES)
Vortrag

E-Carsharing: Would Shared E-cars Foster or Impede the Integration of Variable Renewables?

Adeline Guéret, Wolf-Peter Schill, Carlos Gaete-Morales
Oxford, Großbritannien, 19.09.2023 - 21.09.2023
| Energy Matters for All - from Global Actors to Active Consumers: BIEE Research Conference 2023
Vortrag

Power Sector Effects of Different Roll-outs of Flexible versus Inflexible Heat Pumps

Dana Kirchem, Alexander Roth, Carlos Gaete Morales, Wolf-Peter Schill
Kopenhagen, Dänemark, 12.09.2023 - 13.09.2023
| 9th International Conference on Smart Energy Systems: SESAAU 2023
Vortrag

Does Electric Carsharing Make the German Energy Transition Costlier?

Adeline Guéret, Wolf-Peter Schill, Carlos Gaete-Morales
Mailand, Italien, 06.09.2023 - 08.09.2023
| European Transport Conference 2023
Vortrag

Power Sector Effects of Alternative Options for Electrifying Heavy-duty Vehicles

Carlos Gaete-Morales, Julius Jöhrens, Florian Heining, Wolf-Peter Schill
Zürich, Schweiz, 06.09.2023 - 08.09.2023
| hEART 2023: 11th Symposium of the European Association for Research in Transportation

Research Projects

Research Project

Future of Fossil Fuels in the wake of greenhouse gas neutrality (FFF)

Completed Project| Energy, Transportation, Environment

In the media

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