The Institute is a non-profit organization founded with the aim of promoting and disseminating knowledge from energy and environment economics, connecting experts of different profiles (economists, technicians, lawyers, …) and connecting the academic community and the real sector.
The founders of the association are scientists and experts who are working and have acquired knowledge and experience in academic community and / or the energy sector, and students of the Faculty of Economics in Zagreb (students of postgraduate specialist studies in Energy and Environmental Economics, students of a specialist graduate study in Energy and Environmental Economics) .
The Institute started working in May 2018.
The Institute’s work enhances the interdisciplinary approach and access to the areas of energy and environment that are not only technical and ecological issues but also economic and legal.
Goals of the Institute are achieved through the linking of the scientific and professional community in the field of energy, regulation and environmental protection from Europe and the world, by cooperating with the scientific and expert public to solve current economic-energy-environmental-legal issues, providing advisory assistance and support to its members , co-operating with government institutions in the field of policy making, and other areas related to energy, regulation and environmental economics, by organizing international cooperation with foreign professional organizations and by organizing scientific and professional conferences, seminars, roundtables, forums and symposia for professional training, expert discussions, lectures, counselling and education.
The bodies of the association
Members of the association may be: FULL-TIME, SUPPORTER AND PART-TIME
The founders of the association are full-time members
FULL-TIME MEMBERS can be any adult physical or legal person (domestic and foreign) who was previously a part-time member and active for a minimum of 4 years (one elective cycle) in the study group and contributed to the progress of the association (it can be possible even after a shorter period if distinguished by their work in the area of activity of the association). The full-time membership is awarded after the Presidency evaluates engagement of the part-time member.
SUPPORTER can become any legal or natural person who contributes to the realization of program tasks of the association by its activity and financial and / or material support. Supporting categories according to the level of support are defined by a decision made by the Presidency. Supporters may appoint their representatives to the Assembly of the Association who may participate in its work, but may not be elected or selected in the body of the association.
PART-TIME MEMBER is any legal or natural person (domestic or foreign) that accepts the Statute of the Association. Part-time members cannot be elected or elected to the body of the association.