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Curriculum Vitae 

Detlef Loy 



1. General Dates

Address: 10711 Berlin, Germany
Nationality: German
University Degree: Diploma (Dipl.-Ing.) in Electrical Engineering/Technical University of Berlin
Areas of Specialization: Energy policy, Energy economics, Energy techniques, Advice on Technolgies and Technology Transfer, Environmental and Energy Management, Financing Policies, Policies for Protection of Climate and Environment
Languages: German, English, Spanish, Portuguese (basic knowledges)


2. Job Experience

since 1/97 Director of Loy Energy Consulting (LEC). 

LEC is working as a consultancy office in the area of energy technologies, energy economics and energy policy. 

LEC is acting as advisor for local and national governments, utilities and energy agencies as well as consumer groups in the implementation of measures to improve energy efficiency, the realization of demand-side-management programmes and the development of funding and consulting programmes. 

On the international level LEC is acting in the field of market research for energy technologies, the consultancy for governmental institutions and local administrations on instruments for energy policy and the preparation of energy concepts and in support of utilities implementing new energy services. This is done by the drawing up of evaluation and conceptual studies in the areas of renewable energy sources, decentral cogeneration and rational use of energy. 

LEC is also engaged in the training of professionals and in the organization of seminars and conferences.

3/97 Expert mission on wind-energy potentials in Latin America for the Company Südwind Energiesysteme GmbH to Luján/Argentina
10/89- 12/96 Head of the section "Rational Use of Energy and new Energy technologies, Federal und European Policy; Supporting Measures, Energy Saving Marketing, Public Relation" in the Department for Urban Planning, Environmental Protection und Technology of the Berlin Senat, Energy Policy Unit. 

Responsible for implementation and evaluation of the federal photovoltaic-roofs programme in Berlin. 

In charge of the sectors "cogeneration", "renewable energy sources" and "energy-technology transfer" within the Berlin energy-concept and the implementation of the measures agreed on by the city government. 

Berlin representative in the federal commissions for wind-energy, solar programmes, improvemement of isolation standards for buildings and the national working group on environment and energy. 

In charge of the implementation of model projects for innovative energy supply and saving technologies and the assessment of funding proposals. 

In charge of public-relation programmes, the release of informations and combined activities on energy-saving measures in various consumer sectors.

11/95 Preparation and organisation of the training seminar "Rational Energy Use for the Urban Area" as consultant for the Carl Duisberg Gesellschaft in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2/95 Expert mission for the German Agency for Technical Cooperation to Thailand
12/93 Expert Mission on "Rational use of Energy" for the Carl-Duisberg-Gesellschaft to Ecuador; reporter
5-6/93 Consultancy for Brazilian non-governmental organisations during the UN-Conference for Environment und Development in Rio de Janeiro
1992/93 Training seminars in Poland in cooperation with the Polytechnical University of Gdansk in the framework of an EU-Tempus-Project
5/88 - 3/89 Lecturer at the Berufsfortbildungswerk of the DGB (Federal trade union), Training Center for Environmental Protection, special area "Energy"
10/86 - 9/89 Scientific consultant on topics of environment and job creation in the Department for Cooperation and Consultancy ("kubus") of the Technical University of Berlin; coordination of training programmes
6/86 - 12/86 Lecturer at the Volkshochschule Charlottenburg for the training of advisors on environment protection, special area "Energy"
3/85 - 12/85 Management and congress organisation, Technical University Berlin
9/84 - 10/89 Lecturer for energy policy and energy techniques, Technical University Berlin


3. Vocational training

 10/73 - 9/84 Technical University and Free University, Berlin: Studies on Electrical Engineering, Electricity Economics and Sociology
9/81 - 5/82 Educational and working stay in Ecuador


4. Further activities

 since 1979 Numerous lectures on current energy topics in the Federal Republic of Germany and abroad. Publication of training material and specialized literature. Organisation of study tours. Management of exhibitions and information events within the energy field. Elaboration of energy concepts and measures for Berlin. Advise of political decision-makers and bodies on energy-related topics.

  Publications (selection)