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Ari Ekroos

20092015

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Curriculum vitae

Ari Ilkka Ekroos

Professor of Environmental and Energy Law, University of Helsinki, Faculty of Law

Prorfessor of Economic Law, Aalto University

Ari Ekroos, LL.D. is Professor of Environmental and Energy Law at the University of Helsinki and Professor of Economic Law at the Aalto University. Ekroos is expert in environmental, climate and land use planning law. Ekroos has accomplished several research projects related to environmental and energy law (environmental protection legislation, energy related environmental law and nature conservation law) and environmental administration. Ekroos has also been involved with preparation of the most important parts of the Finnish environmental legislation. He has also been legal advisor in several legal cases.

Education:

1995 Doctor of Laws, University of Helsinki

1990 Licentiate of Laws, University of Helsinki

1986 Master of Laws, University of Helsinki

Docentschips:

1999- Environmental Law, University of Joensuu

1998- Environmental Law, University of Helsinki

Academic position:

2009- Professor of Environmental and Energy Law, University of Helsinki

Most Important Academic Positions:

1999- Professor of Economic Law, Helsinki University of Technology (partly leave of absence)

1999 Professor of Comparative Natural Resources Law, University of Joensuu (Department of Public Law)

1998-1999 Senior Researcher, Academy of Finland;

1997-1998 Professor of Economic Law, Helsinki University of Technology;

1997-1999 Lecturer of Environmental Law, Helsinki University of Technology;

1996-1997 Professor of Environmental Law, University of Helsinki;

1995- Lecturer of Environmental Law, Helsinki University of Technology

1989-1995 Researcher, Academy of Finland;

1986-1989 Assistant on Environmental Law, University of Helsinki

Academic Activities Abroad:

1998-1999 Visiting professor, K.U.Leuven (Belgium), U. Trier (Germany), U.1 Toulouse (France), U. Frankfurt (Germany) and U. Maastricht (the Netherlands)

1994 Researcher at the Instituut voor Milieurecht, K.U. Leuven (Belgium)

Books:

Ympäristöoikeuden pääpiirteet. Kari Kuusiniemi, Anne Kumpula and Pekka Vihervuori (Ekroos pages: 135-267, 476-479, 371-406, 527-540 and 621-629, total 673 pages). 2010 (and 2002).

Maankäyttö- ja rakennuslaki. Kommentaari. Ekroos, Ari and Majamaa, Vesa. (Ekroos pages: 1-84, 99-248, 327-368, 455-461, 473-508, 557-612, 819-934). 2005 (and 2000), XXXIV + 964 pages.

Ympäristöoikeus. Kari Kuusiniemi, Ari Ekroos, Anne Kumpula and Pekka Vihervuori (Ekroos pages: 329-504, 721-779 and 1073-1109). 2001 (1488 pages).

Kauneus ja rumuus ympäristöoikeudessa. Ympäristöoikeudellinen tutkimus maisemaa ja kaupunkikuvaa koskevasta lainsäädännöstä. Vammala 1995. Suomalaisen lakimiesyhdistyksen julkaisuja A-sarja N:o 206 (XXX + 427 pages).

Ympäristön- ja luonnonsuojeluoikeuden perusteet. Johdatusta ympäristönsuojelua ja luonnonsuojelua sekä luonnonvarojen käyttöä koskevaan lainsäädäntöön. 1998.

Comparative Conference on Planning and Environmental Law. Ed. Ari Ekroos and Erja Hakkarainen. Environmental Law, Planning Law, Natural Resources Law 1:1999.

Ympäristö ja laki. Ed. Ekroos, Ari and Toivio-Kaasinen, Marja. 1992.

Blog (environmental, energy, climate law)

Description of research and teaching

Environmental Law and Climate Law courses.

Fields of Science

  • 5 Social sciences

Publications

  • 9 Commissioned report
  • 8 Article
  • 2 Book
  • 2 Conference contribution

Kansallisen ilmastolain säätämismahdollisuuksista : Selvitys ympäristöministeriölle 29.5.2012  

Ekroos, A. & Warsta, M. O., 2012, 140 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportProfessional

Climate Law in Finland and China: Outlines of European and Chinese climate change mitigation and energy efficiency regulation

Paavola, I-L., Ekroos, A., Rontu, J., Kymenvaara, S., Luo, Y., Wang, J., Zhang, Q., Qin, T., Wei, L., Li, M., Yu, C., Zhang, M., Luo, Y. & Liu, Q., 2015, Helsinki: Aalto University.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportProfessional

Social sustainability performance indicators – experiences from process industry

Husgafvel, R., Pajunen, N., Virtanen, K., Paavola, I-L., Päällysaho, M., Inkinen, V., Heiskanen, K., Dahl, O. & Ekroos, A., 2015, In : International Journal of Sustainable Engineering. 8, 1, p. 14-25 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Energy Efficiency Regulation Scheme in Finland

Paavola, I-L. & Ekroos, A., Jun 2013, China Forum on the Rule of Law, Rule of Law in China and Finland : Comparative Studies of their Development History and Model: Comparative Studies of their Development History and Model. Social Sciences Academic Press (China)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientific

Kansallisen ilmastolain kytkemismahdollisuuksista ja soveltamissuhteista muuhun lainsäädäntöön

Ekroos, A., Warsta, M. O., Väänänen, I. & Wallgren, M., 2013, Helsinki. 180 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportProfessional

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Projects

ENREFOOD - Ympäristövastuu ruokaketjussa

Paavola, I. & Ekroos, A.

01/01/2013 → …

Project: Research project

Aquabest

Paavola, I. & Ekroos, A.

01/10/2011 → …

Project: Research project

Activities

  • 1 Editor of research journal
  • 1 Membership or other role in public Finnish or international organization

Ympäristöjuridiikka (Journal)

Ari Ekroos (Editor in chief)
2009 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditor of research journal

Suomen ympäristömerkintälautakunta (ja Pohjoismainen ympäristömerkintälautakunta) (External organisation)

Ari Ekroos (Chair)
20032011

Activity: Membership typesMembership or other role in public Finnish or international organization

Press / Media

Talvivaara, ympäristölainsäädäntö

Ari Ekroos

13/11/2012

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Haastattelu, Suomi express 25.5.2010, YLE TV2

Ari Ekroos

01/01/2010

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media