Energy Law and Policy

Faculteit Rechtsgeleerdheid
Jaar 2019/20
Vakcode RGMEE51206
Vaknaam Energy Law and Policy
Niveau(s) master
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I a (Blok 1)

Uitgebreide vaknaam Energy Law and Policy
Leerdoelen After completing the course, the student will be able to:
- Explain the objectives, principles and development of energy law and policy from an international and European perspective.
- Describe the organizational and regulatory framework of the energy sector, in particular in the EU.
- Clarify the regulatory issues of design, implementation and enforcement for the energy sector in an international and European perspective.
- Scrutinize security and reliability of energy supply issues in networks.
- Apprehend the prospects of an international professional career in the field of energy law and policy.
Omschrijving This course provides an introduction to energy law and policy: ‘from well head to burner tip’. It presents students an overview of the organizational and regulatory framework applying to the energy sector. After presenting energy law and policy developments on an international and EU level, the course will focus on the main legal principles applying to the energy chain. After discussing the legal regimes applying to the production of oil, gas and electricity, the course will focus on the regulation of electricity and gas networks. The course will conclude by discussing the main elements of the way in which states organize security and reliability of energy supply.
Uren per week 3
Onderwijsvorm hoorcollege
(7 3-hour lectures and one afternoon excursion. Attendance compulsory.)
Toetsvorm schriftelijk (essayvragen)
Vaksoort m5-niveau, juridisch
Coördinator prof. mr. dr. M.M. Roggenkamp
Docent(en) dr. R.C. Fleming, LLM. , Gastdocent(en) ,prof. mr. dr. M.M. Roggenkamp
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Syllabus 2x
  • This course is only accessible for students that have been fully admitted to a master's degree programme within the Faculty of Law.
  • This course is not open to non-law exchange students, with the possible exception of the MSc Energy and Environmental Sciences.
  • Not accessible for students who have passed Energy Law before 1-9-2015.
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
Exchange programme 1 semester I a optional
LLM Energy and Climate Law 1 semester I a compulsory
Ma Keuzevakken juridisch (selectie, zie toelichting) 4 semester I a keuze
Open Colleges 1 semester I a keuze