Dr Andrzej Ancygier

Senior Energy and Climate Policy Analyst


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Dr Andrzej Ancygier

Andrzej is a senior climate policy analyst based in Berlin and with a particular focus on European energy and climate policy as well as transition towards a low-carbon economy who has been dealing with the European energy and climate policy since 2008.

He contributes to the Climate Action Tracker by qualitative and quantitative assessment of climate policies of some of the biggest emitters, with the main focus on the EU. As a political scientist, his work also includes analysing the impact of different policy instruments in the energy sectors on the CO2 emissions.

Before joining Climate Analytics, Andrzej was a Dahrendorf Research Fellow at the Hertie School of Governance, looking into the dynamics shaping Polish-German cooperation in the area of energy and climate. In addition, Andrzej has also been teaching about the EU environmental policy as well as social environmental movements at the Berlin subsidiary of the New York University and Freie Universität Berlin European Studies Program.

Andrzej holds a PhD in political science from the Freie Universität in Berlin

Selected Publications

Polish energy and climate policies under the impact of the EU, Andrzej Ceglarz, Andrzej Ancygier (2015).

Energy democratization? Societal aspects of de-carbonization in the German and Polish energy sectors, Kacper Szulecki, Andrzej Ancygier, (2015).

Possible ‘Contributions’ of European Energy Intensive Industries to the Global Climate Agreement, Andrzej Ancygier, Anna Serzysko (2014).

A Common Renewable Energy Policy in Europe? Explaining the German-Polish Policy Non-Convergence, Andrzej Ancygier, Kacper Szulecki (2014).

Steel Report: Carbon Control Post 2020 in Energy Intensive Industries, October 2014, Karsten Neuhoff, William Acworth, Andrzej Ancygier, Frédéric Branger, Ian Christmas, Manuel Haussner, Roland Ismer, Arjan van Rooij, Oliver Sartor, Misato Sato, Anne Schopp (2014).

Carbon Control and Competitiveness Post 2020: The Cement Report, Karsten Neuhoff, Bruno Vanderborght, Andrzej Ancygier, Ayse Tugba Atasoy, Manuel Haussner, Roland Ismer, Benedikt Mack, Jean-Pierre Ponssard, Philippe Quirion, Arjan van Rooij, Nagore Sabio, Oliver Sartor, Misato Sato, Anne Schopp (2014).

Poland and the European Climate Policy: An Uneasy Relationship, Andrzej Ancygier (2013).

Misfit of Interests instead of the ‘Goodness of Fit’? Implementation of European Directives 2001/77/EC and 2009/28/EC in Poland Andrzej Ancygier, (2013).

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