Center for Energy Innovation, Governance and Investment (EGI-HSG)

People
09/28/17

Welcome Dr. Philipp Thaler

Philipp is joining EGI-HSG as assistant professor in Energy Governance in November 2017. He is an expert on energy and climate policies, holding a PhD in political science. He will strengthen the work for SCCER CREST within the EGI-HSG team, working at IPW-HSG with Prof. James Davis. Also we would like to thank Dr. Jörn Richert for all his valuable work for SCCER CREST during the last three years, wishing him all the best for his personal and professional future. Jörn will take up a new professional challenge in the private sector, leaving the University of St.Gallen and SCCER CREST.

Research
03/31/17

EGI-HSG Annual Report 2016

The EGI-HSG annual report 2016 is released. Please read more about our research and teaching activities in 2016 in the context of energy transition in Switzerland.

 
10/25/16

About Us

The Center for Energy Innovation, Governance and Investment (EGI-HSG), established in early 2014, bundles the expertise and competence at the University of St.Gallen in energy research. EGI-HSG provides the scientific basis for decision-making processes in business and politics. The University of St.Gallen and its partners from academia, industry and public administration aim at providing a valuable contribution to the implementation of the Swiss Energy Strategy 2050. 

People
09/28/17

New articles by Prof. Hettich and Prof. Wüstenhagen about Energy Transition and Environment Protection.

In German Only: Prof. Hettich's editorial "Nur eine starke Wirtschaft garantiert wirksamen Umweltschutz" and the interview with Prof. Wüstenhagen "Die Energiewende bietet neue Marktchancen". LEADER-Sonderausgabe für Energie, Nachhaltigkeit und Umwelt (09/2017)

Research
10/25/16

Partner

EGI-HSG participates in a national research initiative named Swiss Centers of Competence in Energy Research (SCCER). The new center at the University of St.Gallen was established in close cooperation with the City of St.Gallen and the municipal utility (Sankt Galler Stadtwerke).