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Energy Lecture: Google Energy Strategy

Date: Thursday, 2 May 2019Time: 14:30 hLocation: 0029, Lecture Hall, Energy Academy EuropeRegistration open to all!   “The science tells us that tackling climate change is an urgent global priority. We believe the private sector, in partnership with policy...

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European Energy Tour

This is a new initiative of the Energy Academy Programme to build bridges between enthusiastic energy students and -international- energy related companies, projects and ventures. Through our studies, we’ve gotten a great insight into the energy world, and now we’d...

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Energy Masterclass: New Energy Business Models

Date: Tuesday, 19 March 2019Time: 09:00 – 13:00 h (lunch included)Location: Energy Academy Europe !!This masterclass is a student-only event!!   Low carbon, high stakes: Does the electric utilities sector have the power to transform? The aim of this...

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Energy Masterclass: Capacity Building

Date: Friday, 15 March 2019Time: 09:00 – 13:00 hLocation: Energy Barn, EnTranCe, Zernikelaan 17, 9747 AA Groningen !!This masterclass is a student-only event!!   During this masterclass we will explore capacity building in energy transitions in various...

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Energy Excursion: Wind Turbines – Beyond Borders

Date: Wednesday, 17 April 2019Time: 07:45 – ±14:30 hLocation: Central Station Groningen, Touring car bus stop !!Limited places available I Students only!!   Are you joining us to one of the biggest wind turbine manufacturers of the world? We are invited...

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Energy Masterclass: The Post-Fossil Democracy

Date: Thursday, 14 March 2019Time: 11:00 – 15:00 hLocation: Energy Academy Building !!This masterclass is a student-only event!!   “What we do in the present is profoundly influenced by our expectations of the future.” But what are these expectations?...

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Energy Pitch-stop

Date: Thursday, 28 MarchTime: 12:00 - 13:15 h Location: Energy Academy Building, Nijenborgh 6, Groningen NOTE: For members of the Energy Community of Young Researchers only!   Are you wondering how we can use hydrogen obtained from renewable energy sources to...

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Young Researchers Excursion: NUON Magnum Power Plant

Date: Monday, 11 February Time: 11:30 - 16: 00 h Location: NUON Magnum Power Plant Eemshaven (transport from Groningen Central Station is included) Not far from the city of Groningen, at Eemshaven seaport you will find a lot of energy related companies with...

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Sustainable Education Event

Date: Tuesday, 5 February 2019Time: 16:00 – 20:00 hLocation: Energy Academy ​Building, Nijenborgh 6   No matter what your major is, sustainability will play a big role in your future. Are you prepared?  Do you want to know how to include sustainability in your...

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Energy Lecture: Solar Home Systems by Professor Hans Holtorf

  Date: Tuesday, February 12 2019Time: 10:00 h – 11:00 hLocation: Energy Barn (EnTranCe), Zernikelaan 17, 9747 AA Groningen   During this Energy Lecture we will discuss the Solar Home Systems (SHS); their impact, advantages, disadvantages and operation. How...

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Energy Lecture: The USA Energy Landscape, by Doug Arent

 Date: Thursday, February 21 2019Time: 13:00 h – 15:00 hLocation: Energy Academy Europe, Lecture Hall 0029   The energy landscape in the United States is undergoing a rapid transformation. What are the factors shaping the energy landscape of the United...

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Energy Tour 2019 – Apply for Executive Board

Deadline: Thursday, 3 January 2019    Are you an energy enthusiast and motivated to get in contact with energy related companies? This is your chance! Become part of the executive board for the Energy Tour of our Energy Academy Programme. Organize an energy tour...

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Springtide Winter Meeting: Resource Efficiency

 Date: Friday December 7,  2018Time: 11:00 – 19:00 hLocation: The Energy Barn, Zernikelaan 17, 9747 AS Groningen We are very pleased to add this event to our Energy Academy Programme. The Springtide Winter Meeting is hosted...

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Energy Excursion: Paris & Brussels

Date: Tuesday, 29 January - Friday, 1 February 2019 Location: OECD, IAS, European parliament & Neth-ER Costs: €150,- (for transportation and hotel accommodation) For students only!    Application December 3 - now closed, apply for waiting list.     Note:...

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Energy Lecture: Exploring Energy Law

Date: Thursday, 17 January 2019Time: 15:00 – 16:30 hLocation: Energy Academy ​Building, Nijenborgh 6Room: 5159.0029 Open to everyone!   During this lecture of Michelle de Rijke we will explore the history and impact of Energy Law in the EU and Dutch context. The...

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Energy Masterclass: A System Approach

Date: Thursday, 20 December 2018Time: 10:00 – 14:00 h (catered lunch included)Location: Energy Academy ​Building(Nijenborgh 6, 9747 AG Groningen) There is still a chance to join! Email your name and student number to activities@energyacademy.org. We will let...

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Pop-up Debat: Electrificatie – toename van gasconsumptie?

Date: Dinsdag 20 november 2018 Time: 13.15 - 14.45 u Location: EnTranCe, zaal E121. Zernikelaan 17, Groningen     In dit debat kruist Professor Machiel Mulder (RUG/Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde FEB) de degens met Jan Willem van de Groep ('Factory Zero'...

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The Future Green City Collegetour (Language: Dutch)

Date: Thursday, 8 November 2018 Time: 13:00 – 17:00 h Location: Energy Academy ​Building In de energietransitie komen alle studierichtingen samen: rechten, architectuur, gedragswetenschappen, techniek, economie, natuurkunde, ICT, politieke wetenschappen, enzovoort...

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Energy Academy Certificate Graduation Ceremony 2018

In July, 2018 we hosted a festive Graduation Ceremony for all students who obtained the Energy Academy Certificate (or for some, a Declaration of Participation). The Energy Academy Certificate is a valuable certificate in addition to the degrees...

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Pioneering with Energy on Campus Groningen

This week a delegation of New Energy Coalition, University of Groningen and Hanze University of Applied Sciences visited the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) in Vienna to discuss future collaboration. During the latest...

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No system integration, no transition

We're modelling the behaviour of hybrid energy systems with our knowledge partners TNO & ECN.

System integration is paramount in making the transition successful. The future energy system will have increasingly more renewable energy in the mix. The behaviour of such a hybrid energy system is highly complex and modelling is essential in assessing it.