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Seminar series
QMUL - CCLS event

This seminar will present for debate a range of views from lawyers and industry

The Centre for Commercial Law Studies (CCLS), Queen Mary University of London, requests the pleasure of your company at its energy law seminar in Paris on: “Hinkley Point C Nuclear Project – Is it a Good Deal? ”.

Panellists will discuss the new Hinkley Point C Nuclear Project and discuss whether it is a good deal from a range of perspectives: the EU, the UK, France, EDF; and the French, UK and EU public. It will challenge existing views and highlight legal and policy issues in relation to nuclear energy in the EU and also general EU energy policy.

Chair: Nicholas Morris, Expert Technical Engineer for ASSYSTEM and Co-founder & President of The Spark! Contest 

Speakers include the following, with more to be confirmed:

  • Professor Raphael J. Heffron, Jean Monnet Professor in Energy & Natural Resources Law - Energy & Natural Resources Law Institute, Centre for Commercial Law Studies (CCLS), Queen Mary University of London
  • Roland Tricot from the EU Commission Legal Service

Please note that the event is free to attend, however there are limited spaces available so please RSVP online by 6 November 2016. The seminar will be preceded by a drinks reception, starting at 18h30.

About the Energy and Natural Resources Law Institute (ENRLI)

The ENRLI provides a focus for the development of energy and natural resources law, the training of energy lawyers through its specialist LLMs in Energy and Natural Resources Law programmes in Paris and London, and the promotion of a broader understanding of this important sector. James Dallas, Executive Director of the Institute, said "Our aim is to provide a first class student experience; with world class teaching and a broad curriculum, anchored in the real world of the sector". We offer the student lectures by both academics and practitioners. Our teaching philosophy is “to blend academic and practitioner rigour”. Consequently, the student will learn how to apply the academic knowledge to real-world problems. We work with the leading international law firms, energy companies and energy consultancies to facilitate this approach.

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