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Jamie Behrendt wins Sustainable Society PhD Grant 2022
Posted on:10 November 2022

PhD researcher Jamie Behrendt is one of the winners of the Sustainable Society PhD Grants 2022, awarded by the University of Groningen.

Jamie Behrendt develops website on micro electricity grids in the European Union
Posted on:03 October 2022

PhD researcher Jamie Behrendt has created a unique website that provides a map of existing and developing microgrids in Europe.

Prof. Edwin Woerdman: 'Define tradable nitrogen rights in the law'
Posted on:19 September 2022

Edwin Woerdman , professor of markets and regulation at the University of Groningen, argues in an interview in the Dagblad van het Noorden for making the implicit trade in nitrogen rights by farmers explicit.

Energy law student Anna Reyneri contributes to emissions trading report
Posted on:30 June 2022

Anna Reyneri di Lagnasco, LLM student in Energy and Climate Law, is co-author of a technical report on 'The Use of Auctioning Revenues from the EU ETS for Climate Action'.

Research project ‘Flexible Energy Communities’ awarded funding by NWO
Posted on:07 April 2022

On 21 March 2022 NWO announced that the research proposal ‘Flexible Energy Communities: Coupling e-mobility and energy communities (FlexECs)’ was selected as one of the four projects to be funded under the call ‘Energy Transition as a Socio-Technical Challenge’.

Lorenzo Squintani and Ming Cao Academic Directors of Schools
Posted on:06 April 2022

The Board of the University has appointed two academic directors for the newly established Schools. Lorenzo Squintani has been appointed as Director of the Wubbo Ockels School, which focuses on the energy transition and climate change. Ming Cao has been appointed as Director of the Jantina Tammes School, the interdisciplinary platform that focuses on digital innovation, artificial intelligence, and technological progress.

Former Energy Law student Stavroula Pappa receives honourable mention
Posted on:08 December 2021

Former Energy and Climate Law student Stavroula Pappa received an honourable mention for her LLM thesis as part of 'NeVER Thesis Award 2021', awarded by the Dutch Energy Law Association (Nederlandse Vereniging voor Energierecht).

Manolis Kotzampasakis wins Energy Law Thesis Award
Posted on:30 November 2021

Manolis Kotzampasakis is one of the two winners of the 'NeVER Thesis Award 2021'.

New handbook for improving the effectiveness of nature protection rules
Posted on:17 November 2021

The EU is a global leader in ambitious environmental laws and regulations.

Groningen Continues to Rank Among Top 10 Places in the World to Study Public International Law and Energy Law for 2021
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Edwin Woerdman: 'Free nitrogen rights for farmers is a political trade-off
Posted on:11 January 2021

The Dutch government limits nitrogen emissions through regulation. Agriculture mainly emits nitrogen through manure, which causes environmental damage. If farmers reduce those emissions, they can sell nitrogen rights.

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