Welcome to the 1st Academic based Energy Institute in Greece.

Our vision is to create a knowledge exchange platform among academia, market and policy makers. We are an official member of the Collegiate Energy Association, the global Organisation of Business School's Energy Clubs. AUEB iMBA Energy & Sustainability Club operates under the umbrella alongwith the fervent support of MBA International program (www.imba.aueb.gr) of Athens University of Economics & Business.

Latest Articles

STRATEGIC KNOWLEDGE ARBITRAGE AND SERENDIPITY (SKARSE™) in Action

By Elias G. Carayannis Professor of Science, Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship in  the Department of Information Systems and Technology Management, Director of Research, Science, Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the...

RESEARCH ON INNOVATIVE MULTI-PURPOSE OFFSHORE PLATFORMS IN GREECE

By Associate Professor Dr. Phoebe Koundouri Director of Research Team on Socio-Economic and Environmental Sustainability (RESEES), Athens University of Economics and Business The Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB) is...

STAVROS NIARCHOS FOUNDATION CULTURAL CENTER

A 21st Century Urban Symbol of contemporary Athens will emerge in 2015 with the completion of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC), a sustainable arts, education, and recreation complex...

THE ISO 50001 ENERGY MANAGEMENT STANDARD

One of the greatest needs for businesses, governments and the society itself nowadays is the need for provision with practical tools for all three dimensions of sustainable development; economic, environmental...

WASTE HEAT RECOVERY SYSTEMS IN SHIPPING

According to the recent comments of a senior engineer from Siemens Marine & Shipbuilding, Kay Tigges, in Tradewinds, waste heat recovery (WHR) systems can result to big fuel economies and...

2011 EUROPEAN WIND ENERGY MARKET REVIEW – OFFSHORE WIND PARKS

Harnessing the sustainable power of wind is a positive development taking into consideration the uncertainty created by the ongoing economic and financial turmoil, the escalating oil prices, the dependence on...

SKILLS NEEDED IN THE ENERGY SECTOR

Many essential jobs in the renewable energy industry require a skilled workforce. Industry surveys in Germany have suggested that on average renewable energy jobs are relatively high-skilled, across both fuel-free...

WASTE-TO-ENERGY TECHNOLOGY

What do you think of your waste? Most people believe that their waste have no value at all. However our waste is a source of materials and energy, which remains...

ALEXANDROUPOLIS LNG RE-GAS TERMINAL PROJECT 2015

Natural gas demand sees dynamic growth as the worldwide gas market continues to expand, despite the economic uncertainty in 2012. Greece has increasing power needs owing to its tourism industry...

GREEN MARKETING: FROM THEORY TO PRACTICE

By Karolos – Konstantinos Papadas PhD Candidate in Marketing, AUEB It has been noticed that during periods of recession or social change, megatrends such as “quality movement” (1970’s), “globalization” (1980’s)...

eSAVE

 By Assistant Professor Pramatari Aikaterini Department of Management Science & Technology e-SAVE: Energy Efficiency in the Supply Chain through Collaboration, Advanced Decision Support and Automatic Sensing Project Objectives Climate change and its significant...

HUMAN RESOURCES TRENDS IN ENERGY SECTOR

Energy is an essential motor of growth and development for an ever increasing world population. Social and economic development can be attained only if a secure, reliable and affordable supply...

ENERGY CITY QATAR: A CHALLENGE

[slideshow_deploy id=561] Energy City Qatar is the region’s first integrated business hub dedicated to the hydrocarbon industry providing a single point of access to markets and expertise, in what will...

ENERGY MANAGEMENT EDUCATION

A real necessity in modern volatile Energy Markets – A real necessity for Greece. The Energy sector plays a major role in today’s world economy. The cumulative needs for new...

OFFSHORE DRILLING FOR ENERGY

It is well known that the rise of global energy demand could not otherwise be met without the aid of offshore drilling innovations that are unlocking oil and natural gas...

THE DRIVERS OF GREEN MARKETING

By Erifili Papitsa MBA, PhD Candidate @ Marketing & Communication Dep. AUEB Green marketing, defined as the strategies to promote products by employing environmental claims either about their attributes or...

TOWARDS AN ENERGY-AWARE OPTIMIZATION OF SUPPLY CHAIN OPERATIONS

By Dr. Ioannis Mourtos Lecturer @ Department of Management Science & Technology, AUEB The ARTISAN project (http://www.artisan-project.eu/) envisions a significant reduction in energy consumption and CO2 emissions of the European Textile...

ENERGY-NEUTRAL CITIES: THE CASE OF MASDAR, ABU DHABI

By Dr. Klas Eric Soderquist and Dr. Mohammad Baydoun Klas Eric Soderquist is an Associate Professor at AUEB, Head of Academic Affairs of the MBA International Program and Director of...

SHIPPING OF ENERGY COMMODITIES

It is well known that the growing energy use is rapidly depleting the world’s oil reserves and as a result the oil production in many of the most prosperous oil...

THE GREEK ENERGY REALITY; A GREAT OPPORTUNITY FOR CHANGE & DEVELOPMENT

The Energy sector in Greece experiences a transitional but very interesting period. The growth of the sector has the potential to make a significant contribution to the country’s economic recovery....

IF ENERGY EFFICIENT BUILDINGS ARE SUCH A GOOD IDEA… WHY DON’T WE DO IT?

Buildings are responsible for at least 40% of total energy consumption in the member states of the European Union. Residential use accounts for 63% of this energy consumption. While the...

OIL SHALE – NEW OPPORTUNITY FOR INVESTMENT IN SERBIA

In the last couple of years experts are talking more intensively about oil shale. With crude oil price higher than $60 and expectation that it will not get cheaper in...

HYDROCARBON EXPLORATION: NOW OR NEVER

Early in December 2011, Greece received a clear message from the country’s main creditors, the IMF and the European Union that it is imperative the plans for hydrocarbon exploration and...