University of Dundee

‘Global energy in transition – projections and strategy for changing the energy mix’

Event Date: 
Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 15:00
Event Location: 
CTIR Sir Kenneth and Lady Noreen Murray Seminar Room . CTIR 284 - Discovery Centre
Host: 
Professor Kate Storey FRSE FMedSci FRSB
Dr Axel Knebel
Event Speaker: 
Professor Volker Roeben
Institution: 
Professor of Energy Law and Global Regulation at the Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy at the University of Dundee Editor of “The Global Energy in Transition” – Bloomsbury 2020
Event Type: 
Seminar
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Critical to addressing the climate emergency is reduction in fossil fuel use. This talk introduces the most respected and influential projections of our transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy sources in the medium to long term. These indicate that change may not be happening fast enough. The talk then explores strategies to advance transition to renewable energy.