European Energy Studies Volume II - EU Energy Innovation Policy Towards 2050

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What is the European energy strategy for 2050? How different is it from the 2020 energy strategy? What are the technology options and what is the policy? This book discusses the European ‘2050 Energy Roadmap to a low Carbon Economy: Energy Policy & Innovation’. It represents the outcome of the 3rd Academic Roundtable of the Loyola de Palacio Chair at the European University Institute held in Florence on the 24th of May 2011. It introduces the reader to the most recent thinking regarding the European transition towards a low carbon future. The views presented include those of experts of the European Commission, major industry players, and prominent academics. Besides academic articles, speeches and opinions it contains reports of the THINK Tank of DG Energy hosted in Florence.

Edited by
Holder of the Loyola de Palacio Chair;
Director of the Florence School of Regulation, European University Institute, Florence
Scientific Coordinator of the Loyola de Palacio Chair;
Research Assistant, Florence School of Regulation, European University Institute, Florence
Scientific Coordinator, EU FP7 funded research project THINK;
Research Fellow, Florence School of Regulation, European University Institute

Highlights & Contents

  • EU energy policy innovation in the 2050 context
  • Academic visions on the future generation portfolio
  • The future role of oil, gas, coal and carbon capture and storage in the context of renewables expansion
  • A comparison in approaching energy technology policy in the US and the EU


ISBN 9789081690430
ISBN ebook 9789491673115
Publication Date Febr. 2012
Nr of Pages 312
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