This course is designed to equip students with an in-depth knowledge of policies and decision-making affecting the energy system. Students taking this course will be assessed based on a research paper focused on the role of innovation of energy technologies within a specific country. Students will gain a knowledge of how innovation happens in the energy sector along with energy policies meant to encourage the transition towards a sustainable energy system.
The aims are:
- Learn how to assess policy making process at both the national and EU level
- Evaluate the national business environment in relation to the energy sector
- Develop practical skills for policy and business analysis
- Cross-disciplinary approach to education and how multiple perspectives join in the policy and business realm