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EU Energy Law and Policy

Structure Type: Study unit
Code: TXV0137
Curriculum: VAPVAL 2021
Level: Continuing Education etc.
Credits: 5 cr
Language of Instruction: English


Impl.Group(s)Study TimeLanguageEnrolment
3001H-VV2022-05-03 – 2022-05-06English2021-12-01 – 2022-04-22

Learning Outcomes

Law and regulation of EU energy markets: regulation of electricity and natural gas markets. The student will be familiar with the basic features of EU energy market regulation. They will also understand the role of general EU law in energy markets.

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

Not needed.


Issues to be covered: EU energy policy, legal basis for EU energy
regulation, application of Treaty law, electricity and gas regulation, renewable energy,
security of supply, external aspects of EU energy regulation.

Recommended or Required Reading and Other Learning Resources/Tools

articles in OGEL publication, to be announced later.

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures (mandatory, 20 hours) and essay.

Assessment Criteria


Further Information

Mon 29.4.2019 at 9-12 and 13-16
Thu 2.5.2019 at 9-12 and 13-17
Fri 3.5.2019 at 9-12 and 13-17

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