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Teaching Energy Workshop

July 11 - 12, 2013
Thursday afternoon and Friday morning
Hoff Lounge, Vermont Law School

Vermont Law School hosted a two-day workshop for Energy faculty across the country.  Benjamin Sovacool and Christopher Cooper '13 presented on their co-authored book, The Governance of Energy Megaprojects: Politics, Hubris, and Energy Consumption, and participants attended a lecture on nuclear energy by M.V. Ramana of Princeton University during Professor Sovacool's class, "America's Energy Crisis:  Eight Fridays with National Experts".

Participants included:
  • Joseph MacDougal, University of Connecticut
  • Uma Outka, University of Kansas
  • Jeff Thayler, University of Maine
  • Steve Weissman, University of California
  • Michael Dworkin, Director,  Institute for Energy and the Environment (IEE), Vermont Law School
  • Benjamin Sovacool, Visiting Associate Professor, Energy Security and Justice Program,  Institute for Energy and the Environment (IEE), Vermont Law School
  • Patrick Parenteau, Environmental and Natural Resource Law Clinic, Vermont Law School
  • Alexandra Klass, University of Minnesota; Alex is our visiting Distinguished Energy Law Scholar