New paper on media discourse on coal mining

Lehotský, Černoch, Osička and Ocelík published an article “When climate change is missing: Media discourse on coal mining in the Czech Republic” examining how Czech national newspapers write about coal mining. They processed all articles that contained the key word "coal mining", which were published in the Czech national press between 1996 and 2016.

Tomáš Vlček at expert workshop in London

Tomáš Vlček participated at expert workshop "Nuclear energy trends: geopolitics, export drivers and governance norms" in London, UK on February 29th.

The event was organized by the prestigious International Institute for Strategic Studies ( In his contribution titled "Russia’s presence on the European nuclear market: reactors and fuel supplies" he evaluated the activities of the Russian Federation at the European nuclear energy and nuclear fuel sector.

Minin contributed to Central European Day of Energy 2018

Nikita Minin contributed to the conference Central European Day of Energy 2018, which took place on November 5, 2018 in Brussels. The contribution was mainly based on co-authorship of the policy paper published by Central Europe Energy Partners (CEEP).

Central European Day of Energy 2018 was organised by the Central Europe Energy Partners in cooperation with the European Commission (DG Energy), with the support of International Visegrad Fund and under the auspices of the Slovak Presidency of the Visegrad Group, on November 5 in Brussels.

Tomáš Vlček lectured at summer school of nuclear engineering

Tomáš Vlček lectured at 11th summer school of nuclear engineering organized by Czech Nuclear Education Network together with project partners.

The summer school titled "Quo Vadis, Nuclear? The Future of Nuclear Energy" took place in hotel Nezarka in Novosedly nad Nezarkou. Tomáš Vlček lectured on the topic of Rosatom's business strategy.

CENERS team participated at ECPR General Conference 2018 in Hamburg

Almost all members of the CENERS team participated at the ECPR General Conference 2018 in Hamburg, Germany.

Jan Osička chaired together with Kacper Szulecki from University of Oslo a section titled "Energy Policy and Politics: Conceptual Challenges, Core Problems and Emerging Issues". The section contained 6 panels focusing on various issues of energy policy. Within that, he chaired a panel "Energy Justice and Equity: The Conceptual and Operational Perspectives".