Technology disruptions and changing institutions  -program of Strategic Research Council & The Finnish Economic Association organize

Energy markets in disruption -seminar


Time: 30.5.2017, 13.30-17.00.

Place: Runeberginkatu 22-24, Aalto University, Chydenia building, PWC auditorium G111.


13.30 – 13.35 Welcome, Heli Koski (Aalto University /ETLA), program director, Technology disruptions and changing institutions  –program of Strategic Research Council

13.35 – 14.30 Keynote:  Market design challenges for low carbon electricity supply industries. Professor Frank Wolak, Director of the Program on Energy and Sustainable Development, Stanford University.

Comments: Maria Kopsakangas-Savolainen (Oulu Business School and Finnish Environment Institute).

14.30– 15.00 Rauli Svento (BCDC Energy, Oulu Business School): Real-time pricing as an enabler of variable renewable energy integration.

Comments: Frank Wolak.

15.00 – 15.30 Juha Teirilä  (BCDC Energy, Oulu Business School): Market power in the capacity market: The Case of Ireland.

Comments: Kimmo Ollikka.

15.30 – 16.00 Kimmo Ollikka (Smart Energy Transition, VATT). Knowledge spillovers from renewable, clean, and smart energy technologies.

Comments: Heli Koski.

16.00 – 17.00 Wine & snacks.

Further information: Heli Koski, Aalto-yliopisto/ETLA (, puh. 050-4663214)


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