Dr. Kaisa Huhta works at the UEF Law School as a senior lecturer in EU law. She is also the project manager for the Strategic Research Council's CORE project, which studies and develops collaborative action in environmental planning and decision-making. Her doctoral thesis from 2019 titled Capacity Mechanisms in EU Law: An Analysis of State-driven Safeguards for Generation Adequacyanalysed the EU legal framework for ensuring security of electricity supply in the energy transition. Her research interests focus on EU energy law and, in particular, the evolving EU legal setting for electricity. Dr. Huhta also actively carries out consultancy work in the field of EU and energy law. In addition to her research and consultancy work, Dr. Huhta frequently speaks at international conferences, seminars and training events.
Her lecturing responsibilities at the UEF Law School cover courses in general EU law as well as EU energy law. She also supervises Master's theses in EU law.
OGEL Call for Papers: Special Issue on The Energy Union in the Next Decade