Research Group for Climate, Energy and Environmental Law

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The object of having a research group working on questions relating to Climate Law, Energy law and Environmental Law is to create a forum for identification, analysis and discussion, as well as for dissemination of knowledge on the development of law during a period of time where society's interest in the environment and natural resources is continuously growing.

The research group is lead by Associate Professor Ignacio Herrera Anchustegui.

Bergen ENergy Climate Days 2023

Bergen Energy and Climate Law Days 2023

The research group organized Bergen Energy and Climate Law Days 2023 from the 23rd to the 24th of October.

Offshore Norge

Established collaboration with Offshore Norge

The Faculty of Law at UiB and Offshore Norge have entered into a knowledge collaboration to investigate the legal and economic framework for decommissioning in the petroleum industry.

Eirik Finserås

Go-to renewable zones

PhD Candidate/Researcher Eirik Finserås talked about Go-to Renewable Zones at the Offshore Wind Conference "Science Meets Industry" organized by the University of Bergen, Bergen Offshore Wind Centre (BOW) and GCE Ocean Technology.

Picture of Marta and group

Digital product passports as enablers of the digital & green transition

Researcher Marta Santos Silva at the University of Minho, Portugal, presented her on-going research on Digital product passports as enablers of the digital & green transition.


Green Procurement in Times of Energy Transition- webinar

Did you miss the webinar on Green Procurement in Times of Energy Transition? Watch it here!

Do you want to write your master thesis on Natural Resources, Environmental Law or Development Law?

We want to connect with master students who would like to write their master thesis within one of our research fields. As a master student affiliated with the research group, you will get the opportunity to present your project for the research group and receive feedback, as well as supervision from one of our members. Read more on the master students currently affiliated with our group and potential supervisors for your master thesis.