Jochen Schwill

Jochen Schwill

Jochen Schwill

Founder and managing member of the Next Kraftwerke GmbH

Jochen Schwill is founder and managing member of the Next Kraftwerke GmbH, which is an operator of a large-scale virtual power plant (VPP) and a certified power trader on the EPEX energy exchange’s spot market. Since 2009 Jochen Schwill is responsible for Sales, Product Development & Technology and has driven the company's development towards more flexible marketing of renewable energy. After studying industrial engineering in Hanover, Berlin and Valencia, Jochen Schwill worked as a research associate at the Institute of Energy Economics at the University of Cologne (EWI) with focus in modeling short-term electricity markets.