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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
Posted on:01 June 2021 is a leading website of Master of Laws (LLM) programmes worldwide

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.

Ian Varela Santos Fernández has been awarded the 2020 EASE Student Award
Posted on:30 November 2020

On 16 November 2020 Ian Varela Santos Fernández has been granted the fifth European Association for Storage of Energy (EASE) Student Award.

Verplicht financiële participatie bij zon- en windparken niet afdwingbaar
Posted on:21 October 2020

Hanna Tolsma, universitair docent bij de Faculteit Rechtsgeleerdheid van de Rijksuniversiteit Groningen heeft in samenwerking met Lexnova Overheidsadvies onderzoek gedaan naar de afdwingbaarheid door overheden van participatie bij de ontwikkeling van projecten voor hernieuwbare energie.

GCELS’s first contribution to the POCITYF project is now ready and available!
Posted on:13 October 2020

The report deals with legal barriers to the transformation of culturally rich cities into smarter, more sustainable cities by retrofitting buildings and introducing innovative solutions such as vehicle2grid technology and smart grid management to reach “positive energy districts”.

NWO funding from Science Diplomacy Fund for conference on Russian-NL Energy Relations
Posted on:25 June 2020

The two-day conference aims to facilitate high-level interchange of ideas and lessons that can be learnt concerning the role of renewable energy sources in the energy transition from both the Russian and the Dutch perspective.

Excursion to Brussels
Posted on:18 March 2020

Between the 9th and 10th March 2020, the students in the course Energy Investment and Trade Law of the LLM programme Energy and Climate Law visited a series of institutions in Brussels

Jaap Waverijn and Ceciel Nieuwenhout published in Common Market Law Review on the applicability of EU law at sea
Posted on:27 January 2020

Waverijn and Nieuwenhout's contribution is the first to show how both the European Court of Justice and the EU legislature at times fail to properly navigate the complex matter of EU law applicability at sea.

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