COURSE INTRODUCTION AND APPLICATION INFORMATION


Course Name
Energy Law
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
HUK 464
Fall/Spring
3
0
3
4
Prerequisites
None
Course Language
English
Course Type
Elective
Course Level
First Cycle
Mode of Delivery -
Teaching Methods and Techniques of the Course
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s)
Course Objectives Course objectives are to examine the structure of Turkish energy sector, the functioning and duties and authorities of related institutions, legal structure of energy investments and to compare to other legal systems in this field.
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • will describe concepts related to energy market,
  • will identify development period in EU and Turkish energy market and the reasons that affect this period,
  • will explain duties and responsibilities of EMRA
  • will have knowledge on regulations related to the electricity, oil and gas in Turkey,
  • will learn consumer protection, competition regulations related to energy market
  • will explain administrative and punitive sanctions in the energy market
  • will learn energy dispute resolution
Course Description This course covers following topics: historical development of energy market, administrative structure of Energy Market Regulation Board and other regulative bodies, their legal framework, appeals againts decisions of these boards, Turkish energy law, energy contracts, energy production, tranfer, share, sell, competition law in energy law, international energy markets, international dispute resolution and taxation of energy.

 



Course Category

Core Courses
Major Area Courses
X
Supportive Courses
Media and Managment Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Required Materials
1 Introduction - Energy Market & Energy Policy &Energy Law -Importance of Energy -Three pillar of Energy Market -History and Main Dynamics of Regulation -Concept of Liberalisation/Regulation/De-regulation/Privatisation/Competition  Course Notes  Bram DELVAUX/Michael HUNT/Kim TALUS (eds.), EU Energy Law and Policy Issues, ELRF Collection, 1st Edition, 2008,
2 EU Energy Market “Single European Energy Market” : Concept &Importance Energy Market before Liberalisation Period Restructuring of Energy Market and State’s Role Legal Structure of Energy Market  Course Notes  Peter CAMERON, Competition in Energy Markets, Second Edition, Oxford University Press, Oxford 2007.
3 Turkish Energy Market&EMRA General Information about Turkish Energy Market Duties and Responsibilities of EMRA  Course Notes  Yeşim AKÇOLLU, Elektrik Sektöründe Rekabet ve Regülasyon, Rekabet Kurumu, Uzmanlık Tezleri Serisi No.31, Ankara 2003  Şahin ARDIYOK, Doğal Tekeller ve Düzenleyici Kurumlar, Türkiye için Düzenleyici Kurumlar Modeli, Rekabet Kurumu Lisansüstü Tez Serisi No:9, Ankara 2002 Legislation
4 Generally Electricity Market -Main Concepts Concerning Electricity Market -Structural characteristics of Electricity -Legal Status  Course Notes  Mustafa Erdem CAN, Hukukî Açıdan Elektrik Piyasasında Rekabet, Turhan Kitapevi, Ankara 2006.  Çağdaş Evrim ERGUN, Elektrik Piyasasında Kamu Hizmeti, Ankara 2010  Legislation
5 Electricity Market and Its Legislation  Course Notes  Legislation  Enerji Güvenliği Perspektifinden Türkiye’ye Bakış, Ed. Efe Biresselioğlu, 2015  Dr. Mustafa Erdem CAN, Hukukî Açıdan Elektrik Piyasasında Rekabet, Turhan Kitapevi, Ankara 2006.
6 Electricity Market and Its Legislation  Course Notes  Legislation  Enerji Güvenliği Perspektifinden Türkiye’ye Bakış, Ed. Efe Biresselioğlu, 2015  Dr. Mustafa Erdem CAN, Hukukî Açıdan Elektrik Piyasasında Rekabet, Turhan Kitapevi, Ankara 2006.
7 Electricity Market and Its Legislation  Course Notes  Legislation  Enerji Güvenliği Perspektifinden Türkiye’ye Bakış, Ed. Efe Biresselioğlu, 2015  Dr. Mustafa Erdem CAN, Hukukî Açıdan Elektrik Piyasasında Rekabet, Turhan Kitapevi, Ankara 2006.
8 Natural Gas Market & Its Legislation  Course Notes  Legislation Dr. Ahmet Yayla, İdarenin Doğalgaz Piyasasını Düzenleme Faaliyeti, 12 Levha Yayıncılık, 2013
9 Petroleum Market & Its Legislation  Course Notes  Mehmet Suat Kayıkçı, Petrol Piyasası Hukuku, Seçkin Yayıncılık, 2015
10 Petroleum Market & LPG and their Legislation  Course Notes  Mehmet Suat Kayıkçı, Petrol Piyasası Hukuku, Seçkin Yayıncılık, 2015  Selim YILDIZ/Seren Yıldız Öztürk, Akaryakıt ve LPG Hukuku, Adalet Yayınları,Ankara 2011
11 Administrative and Punitive Sanctions in the Energy Market  Course Notes  Murat BALCI, Petrol Kaçakçılığı Suçları ve Petrol Piyasasında Düzenlenen Kabahatler  Legislation  Court Decisions
12 Competition law regulations related to Energy Market  Course Notes  Peter CAMERON, Competition in Energy Markets, Second Edition, Oxford University Press, Oxford 2007.
13 Consumer Protection regulations related to Energy Market  Course Notes
14 Energy Contracts  Course Notes  Bram DELVAUX/Michael HUNT/Kim TALUS (eds.), EU Energy Law and Policy Issues, ELRF Collection, 1st Edition, 2008,  Dr. Mustafa YAVUZ, Elektrik Tedarik Sözleşmeleri, Özellikle İkili Antlaşma, Oniki Levha Yayıncılık, 2011 Hasan AYRANCI, Enerji Sözleşmeleri, Yetkin Yayınları  Related Articles
15 Dispute resolution methods of energy investments  Course Notes  İlhan YILMAZ, Uluslar arası Yatırım Uyuşmazlıklarının Tahkim Yoluyla Çözümü ve ICSID, Beta Yayınları 2004  Ziya AKINCI, Milletlerarası Tahkim, Seçkin Yayınları, 2003  Ali ULUSOY, Uluslar arası Tahkim ve Kamu Hizmeti, Liberte Yayınları 2001  Bilgin TİRYAKİOĞLU, Doğrudan Yatırımların Uluslar arası Hukukta Korunması, Dayınlarlı Yayınları, 2003
16 Review of the semester  Course Notes
Course Notes/Textbooks Peter Cameron: International Energy Investment Law: The Pursuit of Stability, USA 2010.
Suggested Readings/Materials Ali Ilıcak/Yılmaz Aslan:Enerji Hukuku (Cilt 1) Elektrik Piyasasında Rekabet ve Regülasyon, Bursa 2007; Abdülhamit Gül/Mehmet Emin Darendeli: Enerji Mevzuatı, Ankara 2009.

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Activities Number Weigthing
Participation
1
20
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Portfolio
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exam
Midterm
1
30
Final Exam
1
50
Total

Weighting of Semester Activities on the Final Grade
50
Weighting of End-of-Semester Activities on the Final Grade
50
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Semester Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours
(Including exam week: 16 x total hours)
16
3
48
Laboratory / Application Hours
(Including exam week: 16 x total hours)
16
Study Hours Out of Class
15
3
45
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Portfolio
Homework / Assignments
7
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exam
Midterms
1
20
Final Exams
1
30
    Total
143

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Competencies/Outcomes
* Contribution Level
1
2
3
4
5
1

To be able to possess the knowledge in legal terminology, concepts and principles.

2

To be able to solve the legal problems with an analytic and integral point of view.

3

To be able to evaluate the legal knowledge and abilities obtained with a critical approach.

4

To be able to evaluate the developments in legal theory and practice by monitoring local, international and interdisciplinary dimensions.

5

To be able to have awareness of social, professional and scientific principles of ethic behaviour.

6

To be able to take responsibility in solving problems by creative and innovative thinking.

7

To be able to interpret the legal norms with a sense of justice respectful to human rights and in the light of principles of democratic, secular and social state of law.

8

Working efficiently and effectively, learning how to be a team member, taking responsibilities, being open minded, constructive, open to criticism and having self confidence

9

To be able to use the daily scientific sources and court judgments in the framework of life time learning approach.

10

To be able to inform the related persons and institutions about legal matters both verbally and in written.

11

To be able to monitor the daily legal information/court decisions and interacts with the colleagues in a foreign language (“European Language Portfolio Global Scale” Level B1) .

12

To be able to use the information and communication technology together with the computer programs in a level required by the area of law (“European Computer Driving Licence, Advanced Level”).

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest