CENTRE OF ENERGY ECONOMICS AND TECHNOLOGY GIORGIO LEVI CASES
An Interdepartmental Research Centre at the University of Padua
- Coordinates Unipd research activities in the energy sector
- Involves 38 research groups, with ~ 300 faculty researchers
- Engages 11 Departments
Director: Professor Alberto Bertucco
The Centre for Energy Economics and Technology “Giorgio Levi
Cases” is an interdepartmental Centre of the University of Padua
involved in scientific and technological research about energy sources
and their transformation, distribution and final use.
Established in 1969 thanks to Engineer Giorgio Levi Cases’ legacy
and reorganized in 2014, the Centre joins and coordinates research
activities in the energy field of ten departments of the University of
Padua. It is supported by private and public funds.
The objective of the Centre is promoting interdisciplinary collaboration
between laboratories involved in various scientific and technological
fields related to energy. It has also the purposes to organize scientific
events, to establish collaborations with other similar national and
international research centers, to interact with institutions and
companies, and to offer training courses.
With 38 research groups including 300 faculty members, the Centre
Levi Cases is ready to become a national and international reference
institution on energy issues.
Interdepartmental Centre Giorgio Levi Cases
c/o Department of Industrial Engineering
Via Marzolo 9 35131 PADOVA
Phone (+39) 049 8275517
THE PURPOSE OF THE CENTRE LEVI CASES:
The main objective of the Centre Levi Cases is to promote the
cultural and scientific debate on issues related to energy, its
transformation, distribution and use, promoting and supporting
economically opportunities for interaction and collaboration of the
involved research groups of the University of Padua. The Centre
wants to favour a interdisciplinary research method, aggregating
technical-scientific and economic-management on the subjects of
research and investigation each time.
THE CENTRE LEVI CASES ACTIVITIES:
· The promotion and coordination of energy research within the
University of Padua through funding of PhD students, research
grants, research projects and temporary researcher positions.
· The launch of the university course "Energy and Sustainability in
the XXI century" in the academic year 2015/2016.
· The organization of courses, seminars and training initiatives for
the public and private operators’ improvement, updating and
· The organization and sponsorship of events on issues related to
the economy and the technology of energy.
· The development of documentation and publications of studies in
the own competence fields.
· The preparation of research projects for raising funds.
· Research and consultancy work commissioned by public or
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