Catherine Banet, PhD, is Associate Professor at the University of Oslo, Faculty of Law, Department of Energy Law, Norway. Her research focuses on renewable energy, support schemes and alternative financing models, energy market design, energy infrastructures regulation, climate change mitigation measures including carbon capture and storage (CCS).
She has background from private law practice (Norway, France), the European Commission (DG ENV), U.S. diplomatic mission and academia. She is member of the Advisory Academic Group to the International Bar Association (IBA), Section for Energy, Environment and Natural Resources and Infrastructure Law (SEERIL). She is Academic Fellow at the Center on Regulation in Europe (CERRE).
She has been working on CCS since the negotiation of the CCS Directive. She is currently Work Package leader and lead of legal research in the EU co-financed ELEGANCY-project, “Enabling a Low-Carbon Economy via Hydrogen and carbon capture and storage” (ERA-NET ACT). She supervises the legal research within the Norwegian CCS Research Center (NCCS) (2016-2024).
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