Guest Lecture on Natural Resources Policy and Management


Dr. Heracles Polatidis, Senior Lecturer in the Dept. of Earth Sciences, Section Wind Energy in Uppsala University, Sweden delivered a guest lecture on 29 January 2019.

Dr. Heracles Polatidis has expertise in the areas of sustainable planning and design, covering a broad spectrum from Energy Planning and Multi-Criteria Analysis to Environmental Policy and Management, Renewable Energy Technologies and Rational Use of Energy. Dr. Heracles Polatidis offered an overview of the energy systems by presenting the advantages and disadvantages of renewable and non-renewable sources and further explaining the significant challenges to be faced by increasing energy demand worldwide. Dr. Heracles Polatidis also spoke at the Research Seminar Series on January 30, 2019. In his lecture, he shared collaboration opportunities given by the European Union’s research programs and the Horizon 2020 forthcoming energy-related Calls for Proposals.