IØ8303 - Energy Markets


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Oral examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Muntlig eksamen 100/100

Course content

The course discusses different models for analysis of energy markets and how energy companies adjust to these. Emphasis is put on the relationship between technical and economic features in natural gas and electricity markets. The course focuses on how market-driven optimization of the value chains and production resources of energy companies can be modelled and how energy markets work and form prices. Uncertainty in market prices and resource availability is handled with a basis in financial theory and in methods of operations research.

Learning outcome

The course will give the student an advanced introduction to how liberalized energy markets function, with an emphasis on European markets.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, seminars, project work and excursions.

Course materials

Scientific articles and selected literature. Given at course startup.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
IØ8810 2.5 01.09.2017
TIØ4556 5.0 01.09.2017
TIØ4557 5.0 01.09.2017


Examination arrangement: Oral examination

Term Statuskode Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Room *
Autumn ORD Muntlig eksamen 100/100
Spring ORD Muntlig eksamen 100/100
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date.
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