MEBn5036 Energy in International Law

Faculty of Social Studies
Autumn 2020
Extent and Intensity
2/0/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Taught online.
Mgr. Martin Jirušek, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Martin Švec, Ph.D. (lecturer), Mgr. Martin Jirušek, Ph.D. (deputy)
Guaranteed by
doc. PhDr. Břetislav Dančák, Ph.D.
Department of International Relations and European Studies – Faculty of Social Studies
Contact Person: Olga Cídlová, DiS.
Fri 9. 10. 10:00–13:40 M117, Fri 23. 10. 10:00–13:40 M117, Fri 6. 11. 10:00–13:40 U23, Fri 20. 11. 10:00–13:40 U43, Fri 4. 12. 10:00–13:40 M117, Fri 18. 12. 10:00–13:40 M117, Fri 8. 1. 10:00–13:40 M117
Prerequisites (in Czech)
! MEB436 Energy in International Law && ! ESSn5023 && ! ESS423 Energy in International Law
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.

The capacity limit for the course is 19 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 0/19, only registered: 0/19
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
The aim of this intensive course is to familiarize students with basic principles of international law in relation to contemporary energy-related issues.
Learning outcomes
Students will learn about structure and principles of international law relevant for energy sector regulation, contractual issues within the sector and environmental protection with regard to energy production. Attendees will also acquire knowledge about important investment cases and disputes in the energy sector.
  • - International law and energy sector regulations - International treaties and issues in energy sector regulations - Important investment projects in energy sector - selected cases regulations
  • JOHNSTON, Angus Charles and Guy BLOCK. EU energy law. Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press. xxxix, 425. ISBN 9780199665242. 2012. info
  • MASSAI, L. European climate and clean energy law and policy. Washington, DC: Earthscan. xvi, 238. ISBN 9781849712040. 2011. info
  • CAMERON, Peter D. Competition in energy markets : law and regulation in the European Union. 2nd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press. lxiv, 708. ISBN 9780199282975. 2007. info
Teaching methods
In-class discussions, mid-term essay, concluding essay
Assessment methods
Mid-term essay, concluding essay
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course is taught annually.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2019, Autumn 2022, Autumn 2023, Autumn 2024.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Autumn 2020, recent)
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