Skip to ContentSkip to Navigation
About us Faculty of Law Actueel News News Archive

Summer School 'Renewable Energy & Networks – Comparative Law Perspectives'

09 September 2014

The Groningen Centre of Energy Law and the RUG Honours College organised for the third time, in cooperation with the George Washington University Law, a summer school on energy law. Twelve students were selected to attend this summer school which took place in Groningen from 17 to 22 August 2014.

The aim of the summer school was to organise joint research focusing on renewable energy and networks from a comparative law perspectives. Teaching and subsequent research centers in particular on the regulation of offshore wind, smart grids, biogas and grid balancing and storage. In addition to classes the students visited EnTranCe, the renewable energy test centre; DNV GL, the project coordinator of the Smart City Hoogkerk; Enexis, and Attero, a bio methane production plant.

The students will continue with their research work until they meet again in May 2015 in Washington where they will finalize and present their research with the ultimate goal of achieving some publications.

Summer School Renewable Energy and Networks

This article was published by the Faculty of Law.

Last modified:13 March 2020 1.41 p.m.

More news

  • 08 July 2020

    Law students successful in ELSA European Human Rights Moot Court Competition

    Second-year LLB students Reet Varma & Helena Rasch and LLM Public International Law students Jessica Appelmann & Dominique Mollet represented the University of Groningen at the 8th European Human Rights Moot Court Competition.

  • 07 July 2020

    Subsidie voor congres over privaatrecht en duurzaamheid

    Vier jonge onderzoekers, waaronder de Groningse adjunct-hoogleraar Privaatrecht en duurzaamheid, Björn Hoops, hebben een subsidie van het Tijdschrift voor Privaatrecht (TPR) toegekend gekregen voor de organisatie van een congres over privaatrecht...

  • 01 July 2020

    Wierenga-Rengerink Dissertation Prize for Arpi Karapetian

    The Wierenga-Rengerink Dissertation Prize for the best PhD thesis of the year 2019 has been awarded to Dr Arpi Karapetian. Her 502-page thesis is entitled Bestuurdersaansprakelijkheid uit onrechtmatige daad: Civielrechtelijke en strafrechtelijke...