Dr. Chun Xia

Senior Researcher

Energy, Transport and Climate Policy
Research Unit Energy Policy
Chun Xia
+49 202 2492-257
+49 202 2492-250
chun.xia@wupperinst.org

Education and Academic Training

  • Phd Dissertation "Understanding the Development of Water Resources Management in China"
  • 2009 - 2011: Renewable Energy Management, University of Freiburg
  • 2003 - 2005: Integrated Assessment, University of Osnabrueck
  • 1998 - 2002: Environmental Engineering, East China University of Science and Technology

Professional Experience

  • Since 2019: Co-ordinator of International Cooperation on Energy Policy and Urban Transition
  • Since 2013: Senior Researcher in the Division Energy, Transport and Climate Policy
  • Since Jan. 2012: Research fellow, Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy
  • Apr. 2011 - Dec. 2011: Freelance, Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy
  • Aug. 2010 - Nov. 2010: Internship,Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy
  • Nov. 2005 - Sep. 2009: Research fellow, Institute of Environmental Systems Research (USF), University of Osnabrueck, Germany

Research Focus

  • Building energy efficiency
  • Low carbon city
  • Life cycle analysis
  • Material flow analysis
  • Renewable energy
  • Environmental policies in China