This eight-week course covers the fundamentals of energy and climate policy in the EU Green Deal.
The European Green Deal is the new growth strategy for Europe to become the world’s first climate-neutral continent by 2050. It is ambitious and broad in scope, targeting agriculture, biodiversity, forests, food, green cities, the circular economy, and many more.
The FSR Training on the EU Green Deal is a eight-week online course on the fundamentals of energy and climate policy as reformulated in the context of the EU Green Deal.
Targeting a broad audience of professionals and academics, this course provides an overview of the most recent developments in energy and climate policy in the EU, and connects you to some of the main experts in the field.
Each week will have a combination of self-paced activities and live interaction with the other participants, FSR experts, and invited guests. This includes reading material, videos, forum discussions, office hours to ask questions to experts, and panel debates. The course ends with group work on mastery challenges.
All the areas and the experts of the FSR Energy & Climate are contributing to this course, bringing their specialties to guide you through the roadmap of the EU Green Deal.
Week 1: The big picture (4 – 11 May 2021)
Topics: Four policy pillars; EU institutions, treaties, and legislation; Subsidiarity and solidarity; ACER, ENTSOs, EU DSO, Stakeholder forums and processes
Week 2: EU climate policy (11 – 18 May 2021)
International climate agreements and EU targets; Decarbonization instruments: EU-ETS; Cross-border mechanism and WTO; Methane emissions; Decarbonization instruments: Renewable and energy efficiency policy
Week 3: EU security of supply policy (18 – 25 May 2021)
Different dimensions security of supply; Network planning, TYNDP, TEN-E, offshore, distribution; Resource adequacy and capacity mechanisms; Just transition, universal access, and energy poverty.
Week 4: EU energy market (25 May – 1 June 2021)
Electricity wholesale markets; Gas wholesale markets; Retail markets and new deal; Energy system integration
Week 5: EU energy innovation (1 – 8 June 2021)
Smart city initiatives from buildings to mobility; Smart city initiatives from buildings to mobility; Digital transformation
Week 6-7: Mastery challenges
Week 8: Panels with FSR experts
17 June 12-1 pm CEST
22 June 12-1 pm CEST
24 June 12-1 pm CEST
With this training, we want to make it easier for a wider audience of stakeholders, energy professionals, and academics to enter the ongoing process launched by the EU Green Deal.
In the words of Ursula von der Leyen, President of the European Commission: “This is Europe’s man on the moon moment. Our goal is to reconcile the economy – the way we produce, the way we consume – with our planet and to make it work for our people.”
This online training inherits the experience of 3 editions of the ”EU Clean Energy Package” and the “EU Energy Transition” courses.
The course is given in English and developed for:
The participants can take the course on 3 different levels:
The amount of time required to take this course depends on the aimed course level as well as the level of expertise in the subject prior to joining the course. For example:
At the end of the course, the participants can earn a Certificate of Attendance, a Certificate of Completion or a Certificate of Excellence, depending of their performance and engagement throughout the course.
Paid registration fee is non-refundable. However, registrant substitution may be made up to 20 days before the start date of the course.
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