Comparative Seminar on Climate Law and Energy Efficiency Legislation

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Date(s) - 13/12/2013
All Day

Siltavuorenpenger 3 A, Helsinki


The Academy of Finland research project: “Climate Change Mitigation and Energy Efficiency Legislation, Finland/EU–China led by Professor Ari Ekroos warmly welcomes to participate in its Comparative Seminar. The main topics of focus are:

  • General Climate Law development: New climate mitigation legislation: China, Finland/EU
  • Energy Efficiency Legislation: General outlook and special topics (China/EU/Finland).

The event will be held on Friday 13th December 2013 at Siltavuorenpenger 3 A, Helsinki, seminar room 166. 

We kindly ask you to sign up in advance to, in order for us to arrange refreshments.


9.10 – 9.15  Opening

9.15 – 10.15  Proposed Climate Change Act of China, professor Tianbao Qin
Comment: Development in Finland, professor Ari Ekroos

10.15 – 11.15 Changes of Renewable Energy Act and Energiewende in Germany,          professor Wolfgang Köck
Comment: Renewables as a Part of the Energy Legislation in China, doctoral student Yi Luo

11.15 – 12.15 Linking the EU Emission Trading Scheme (EU ETS) with other existing         Emission Trading Schemes, Alessandra Barreca
Comment: ETS development in China, doctoral student Jinpeng Wang

12.15 – 13.00 Lunch

13.00 – 13.45 General Framework of Energy Efficiency Legislation, professor Ari Ekroos
Comment, doctoral student Chuxiao Yu

13.45 – 14.30 CCS and Legislation in China, doctoral student Bo Zhao
Comment, doctoral student Inga-Liisa Paavola

14.30 – 15.15 Buildings Energy Efficiency Legislation, doctoral student Jenny Rontu
Comment, doctoral student Chuxiao Yu

15.15              Closing

The program can be also download here.