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Education University of Groningen Summer Schools Winter Schools Legal Measures for Energy Transition

Course information

Target group

This course is especially designed for master students and legal practitioners with a specific interest in the tax aspects and property law aspects of energy transition. Participants are required to have obtained a bachelor degree in law.
It is expected that the participants have a sufficient command of the English language to actively participate in the discussions and to present their own work in English .


The winter school programme will start on 4 March and end on 8 March 2019.

  • Day 1: Legal ownership of grids, solar panels and turbines
  • Day 2: Security rights on grids, solar panels and turbines
  • Day 3: Tax incentives for energy transition
  • Day 4: Tax incentives for energy transition
  • Day 5: Exam
  • Dr. E.F. Verheul (University of Groningen)
  • Dr. Nguyen Lan Huong (Can Tho University )
  • Dr. Mark J. de Vries (University of Groningen)
  • Jeroen Koopmans LL.M. (University of Groningen)
Learning outcomes

After this course you will be able to:

  1. assess to what extent sustainable measures can be financed according to Dutch and Vietnamese law;
  2. assess with which type of fiscal measures sustainability can be stimulated.
Workload + certificate

The workload is estimated at 40 hours, including assignments and exam. A certificate of attendance will be awarded after successful completion of the winter school.

Participants of the 2018 edition of the winter school

The fee of € 500 includes participation in the programme only.
Participation is free for students and employees from Can Tho University and University of Groningen.


Participants need to arrange their own accommodation. For more information, kindly contact the winter school coordinator.


For more information about the winter school, kindly contact the coordinator Mr. Emil Verheul at e.f.verheul

Apply now

Please send your application together with a motivation letter and a CV to e.f.verheul
The deadline for application is 15 February 2019.

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