370.055 Energy economics in transport
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2020W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to understand major changes challenges in the transport sector from an economic and environmental point of view, and to have profound knowledge on alternative fuels and alternative powertrains for passenger car mobility.

Subject of course

This lecture will start with an overview of historical developments in the transport sector and discussion of the major indicators of transport with the special focus on passenger car mobility. Different kinds of alternative fuels and alternative automotive technologies will be examined from an economic and environmental point of view. Moreover, relevant policy targets and measures we be discussed as well as long-term scenarios. The analysis will be conducted from technical, economic and environmental point of view.

Teaching methods

-          Lectures with discussions

-          Students’ discussions of selected topics

-          Calculation of examples

Mode of examination

Written and oral



Course dates

Thu11:00 - 14:0001.10.2020 Introduction - online
Wed13:00 - 16:0021.10.2020 - 27.01.2021EI 3A Hörsaal Vorlesung
Wed13:00 - 16:0021.10.2020 Lecture
Energy economics in transport - Single appointments
Thu01.10.202011:00 - 14:00 Introduction - online
Wed21.10.202013:00 - 16:00EI 3A Hörsaal Vorlesung
Wed21.10.202013:00 - 16:00 Lecture
Wed28.10.202013:00 - 16:00EI 3A Hörsaal Vorlesung
Wed04.11.202013:00 - 16:00EI 3A Hörsaal Vorlesung
Wed11.11.202013:00 - 16:00EI 3A Hörsaal Vorlesung
Wed18.11.202013:00 - 16:00EI 3A Hörsaal Vorlesung
Wed25.11.202013:00 - 16:00EI 3A Hörsaal Vorlesung
Wed02.12.202013:00 - 16:00EI 3A Hörsaal Vorlesung
Wed09.12.202013:00 - 16:00EI 3A Hörsaal Vorlesung
Wed16.12.202013:00 - 16:00EI 3A Hörsaal Vorlesung
Wed13.01.202113:00 - 16:00EI 3A Hörsaal Vorlesung
Wed20.01.202113:00 - 16:00EI 3A Hörsaal Vorlesung
Wed27.01.202113:00 - 16:00EI 3A Hörsaal Vorlesung

Examination modalities

-          Submission of a seminar paper

-          Presentation of a selected topic

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
04.09.2020 00:00 20.10.2020 00:00 20.10.2020 00:00



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