Risk Habitat

Energy system


V. Stelzer, Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe; L. Vargas, Universidad de Chile


  • identify structures and characteristics of the energy system with respect to the city and their relation to the environment, and evaluation of current situation
  • develop most suitable and most effective political and societal strategies to mitigate or avoid current or future problems and risks concerning the energy supply
  • develop highly stable and sustainable energy system
  • develop a model for future energy system development under varying frameworks, leading to an “image” of a more sustainable energy system for a megacity

Involved organizations and scientists

German Aerospace Center - DLR
S. Simon, W. Krewitt

Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe - FZK
J. Kopfmüller, V. Stelzer

Universidad de Chile - UCH
L. Vargas, G. E. Paredes Martinez

Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean - ECLAC/CEPAL
J. Acquatelle