NATIONAL SEMINAR ON SUSTAINABLE ENERGY, 18 – 19 SEPTEMBER 2017, NLSIU

By | August 3, 2017

BACKGROUND

India is the fourth largest energy consumer in the world, all set to overtake China in the next decade if the global energy consumption growth is to be believed. However, India ranks the lowest in the per-capita consumption of electricity, thus making energy paucity, a raging challenge. Governments which rose and fell from power, all proposed an ambitious energy revolution, an increase in the installed capacity in the renewable energy options, increasing import and utilization of the coal resources to fire the Thermal Power Plants, but still have been unable to improve the energy crisis.

There have been systematic efforts to develop the prospects and measure the growth of deriving energy from various non-conventional sources such as Solar, Wind, Hydroelectricity; various alternative energy sources such as Nuclear Energy, Bio Gas and Natural Gas; and lastly other unexplored sources such as Tidal and Geothermal.

ORGANIZED BY

CENTRE FOR ENVIRONMENTAL LAW EDUCATION, RESEARCH & ADVOCACY (CEERA), NATIONAL LAW SCHOOL OF INDIA UNIVERSITY(NLSIU), BENGALURU, INDIA

PARTICIPANTS

The participants who may be invited can be Academicians, Members of the Legal Fraternity, Law Teachers, Law Students and Scholars, Members from the Non -Governmental Organisations working in the sphere of development of Renewable Energy and/or Sustainable Development.

CALL FOR PAPER PRESENTATIONS

Original unpublished research papers are invited from academicians, practitioners, researchers, scholars and students on the seminar theme and related areas on the sub themes mentioned below.

  1. Achieving Energy Security by Renewable Sources of EnergyPolicy Trends in developing sustainable energy
  2. Sustainable Management of Conventional sources of energy
  3. Achieving Energy Security through development of Nuclear Energy
  4. Nuclear Energy and Sustainable Development (Environment Sustainability and Economic Sustainability)
  5. Policy initiatives to develop tidal and geothermal energy in India
  6. Gaps in Policy for achieving the goals set out in attaining Energy Security and
  7. Access to EnergyRegulatory & functional challenges for the electricity sector.

PUBLICATION OF PAPERS

NLSIU will publish selected papers presented at the Seminar in a special issue of the Journal of Law and Public Policy (Vol.V).  The same shall be released tentatively in 2018.

 

GENERAL GUIDELINES

Papers should be written in English. Co-authorship is permitted, subject to a limit of maximum two authors per submission & the registration of fees has to be paid by both authors. No part of the paper should have been published earlier nor should it be under consideration for publication. All the abstracts and full-length papers shall be sent to the email: raagya@nls.ac.in / baba@nls.ac.in

REGISTRATION DETAILS

The Registration fee for the Seminar is Rs. 2000/- (Rupees Two Thousand Only) for participants and paper presenters (separately for author and co-author). Participants must make their own travel and conveyance arrangements. Registration is confirmed upon receipt of payment at our end either by Demand Draft, in the name of NLSIU, payable at BENGALURU or NEFT as per the details are given in the brochure. DD along with the registration form should be sent to the address given below and Bank Transaction ID Number in case of NEFT Transfer must be sent to baba@nls.ac.in

ACCOMMODATION

Accommodation will be provided on twin sharing basis on ‘first come first serve basis’ at an extra charge as applicable depending on the allotment made (twin sharing basis) on arrival (Rate approx. Between Rs.750/- and Rs.1500/- + Tax). As there are limited rooms available, participants who wish to avail accommodation may send a mail to baba@nls.ac.in and reserve rooms.

VENUE

International Training Centre, National Law School of India University (NLSIU), Nagarbhavi, Bengaluru – 560 072 Karnataka, India

IMPORTANT DATES

Abstract Submission by e-mail only – 13 August 2017 (Sunday)

Communication of Abstract Selection – 16 August 2017 (Wednesday)

Last date for Registration – 31 August 2017 (Thursday)

Submission of Full paper (by e-mail only) – 10 September 2017 (Sunday)

Date of Seminar – 18 – 19 September 2017 (Monday and Tuesday)

For further information, guidelines, registration form, any other query and additional details, you may direct yourself to the website Link – Official Website

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National Seminar Brochure

Posted By – Ashish Gupta

(Campus Amicus @ Legal Bites)

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