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CoRE Opening

Opening of Center for Research in Energy: Economics and Markets (CoRE)

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Tuesday 30 April 2024,  at 09:00 - 15:00


Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2626, Harvard


Morning Academic Program

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9.00 Hilde Bjørnland, Norwegian Business School, Oslo
“The Drivers of Emission Reductions in the European Carbon Market” (co-authors Jamie L. Cross and Felix Kapfhammer)

9.30 Eric Hillebrand, Aarhus University, CoRE
“Energy, Economy, and Emissions: A Non-linear State Space Approach to Projections” (co-authors Mikkel Bennedsen, Jingying Zhou Lykke)

10.00 Stefan Hinkelmann, Institute for International Economic Studies, Stockholm University (joining CoRE in August 2024)
“Electrification of US Aggregate Production: Evidence and Model”

10.30 Coffee break

11.00 Daniel Borup, InCommodities
“Watt’s next: Inspiration for academic challenges in energy research”

11.30 Pierre Pinson, Imperial College London, “Trading wind when you do not trust your forecasts”

12.00 Sandwiches and refreshments

Afternoon Official Program
13:00 - 15:00


Presentation by CoRE Director Niels Haldrup

Speeches by

  • Jesper Johanson, CEO of InCommodities
  • Jacob Bundsgaard, Mayor of Aarhus City
  • Thomas Pallesen, Dean of Aarhus BSS

Keynote presentations by

  • Professor Hilde Bjørnland, Norwegian Business School, Oslo
  • Peter Møllgaard, Chair Klimarådet
  • Ulrich Bang, Underdirektør (Climate, Energy, Environment), Dansk Erhverv

15.00 Reception and networking in Fuglesangssalen

Contact information
Niels Haldrup, nhaldrup@econ.au.dk 
Director of CoRE, Professor