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GCEL organized conference on the modernization of the Energy Charter Treaty
When:19 December 2018

On the 13th of December 2018, the Groningen Centre of Energy Law (GCEL) organized a conference in The Hague on the Modernization of the Energy Charter Treaty (ECT).

Ruven Fleming delivered opening speech of shale gas conference in Augsburg, Germany
When:19 November 2018

On 8 November Dr. Ruven Fleming delivered the opening speech of a two day conference in Augsburg, Germany called `Fracking Europe. Multidisciplinary perspectives on a checkered technology`.

Faculty-wide panel discussion about the Urgenda case
When:13 November 2018

This morning, Ceciel Nieuwenhout, PhD researcher at GCEL, organised a faculty-wide panel discussion about the Urgenda case.

Groningen Again Named Among Top 10 Places in the World to Study Energy Law
When:24 September 2018

LLM-Guide.com recently released its Top 10 List of Energy Law LLM Programmes for 2018, which again lists Groningen as a top destination to study energy law. Groningen’s mentioned programmes include its LLM in Energy and Climate Law, and it participation in the North Sea Energy Law Programme (NSELP).

Successful climate conference advises international climate negotiators
When:20 September 2018

An interactive debate at a climate regulation conference in Wroclaw was concluded with some policy advice for the international climate negotiators (COP24) who will gather in Katowice in December 2018.

A legal framework for decentral cross-border sustainable energy supply
When:19 September 2018

The Smart Energy Region Emmen-Haren (SEREH) project is initiated by the Municipality of Emmen (in the Netherlands) and the city of Haren (in Germany), and aims to create the preconditions for the realization of a decentralized, cross-border and sustainable energy market.

Important! Workshop Reuse of Offshore Oil/Gas Infrastructure for CCS (6 September) is postponed!
When:05 September 2018

Important! The Workshop Reuse of Offshore Oil/Gas Infrastructure for CCS (6 September) is postponed! The new date for the workshop will soon be announced.

Groningen students participated in successfull summer school in Washington D.C.
When:29 August 2018

From 22 August 2018 until 27 August 2018 students of the Groningen Honours College participated in a joined summer school on energy law issues.

Nieuwe editie van de postacademische opleiding Energierecht op Locatie gaat in september 2018 van start
When:10 July 2018

De cursus, die uit zes modules bestaat, begint in september 2018 en loopt tot en met juni 2019. Cursisten kunnen losse modules volgen of hun kennis nog extra verdiepen door te kiezen voor de opleiding als leergang.

Edwin Woerdman explains CO2 price increase on national radio
When:29 May 2018

In an interview on the Dutch national radio ('BNR Nieuwsradio', 29 May 2018) Prof. dr. Edwin Woerdman explains on the basis of supply and demand why the price of CO2 emission rights is increasing. He also commented upon the possibility for private individuals to use emission rights as an investment tool.

Dr. Romain Mauger published article on forced nuclear energy reactors shutdown in France
When:04 May 2018

On 24 April 2018, Dr. Romain Mauger just published a new piece in The Journal of World Energy Law & Business entitled ‘Forced nuclear energy reactors shutdown in France: the Energy Transition Act’s mechanisms’.

Jaap Waverijn wins People’s choice award at 3 Minute Competition
When:15 March 2018

Being the single PhD student of our faculty to pass the selection stage, the Faculty of Law is represented by Jaap Waverijn.

Dr. Ruven Fleming invited to present his findings on 'Shale Gas in Europe' at the University of Aberdeen
When:08 March 2018

On 7 March 2018 Assistant Professor in Energy Law, Dr. Ruven Fleming, presented his latest book 'Shale Gas, the Environment and Energy Security' and his findings on the topic at the University of Aberdeen, UK.

Jaap Waverijn to present legal research on energy and climate finance at 3 Minute PhD Competition
When:07 March 2018

Being the single PhD student of our faculty to pass the selection stage, the Faculty of Law is represented by Jaap Waverijn.

Woerdman appointed as Member of Carbonkiller's Advisory Board
When:23 February 2018

Prof. Dr Edwin Woerdman, co-director of the Groningen Centre of Energy Law (GCEL), has been appointed per February 1, 2018, as Member of the Advisory Board of Carbonkiller.

Vijf vragen aan Edwin Woerdman over de emissiehandel
When:23 February 2018

In een paar zinnen uitleggen wat ETS is en hoe het precies werkt is lastig. In plaats daarvan kiezen we voor wat verdieping. Vijf vragen dus, aan Hoogleraar Markten en Regulering Edwin Woerdman. Lees de antwoorden op Green Choice.

Edwin Woerdman appointed as Professor of Markets and Regulation
When:21 February 2018

Edwin Woerdman, co-director of the Groningen Centre of Energy Law (GCEL), has been appointed as Professor of Markets and Regulation per February 1, 2018.

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