Shale gas in the UK: an energy policy game changer?
The Institute of Economics Affairs’ 22nd Annual Beesley Lecture Series
20th September 2012, Institute of Directors, London
Speaker: Howard Rogers
Director, Natural Gas Research Programme, Oxford Institute for Energy Studies
Chair and Commentator: Benny Peiser
Director, Global Warming Policy Foundation
Will shale gas revolutionise the UK energy industry? This lecture will provide an historic perspective of gas in the UK energy mix, and examine future gas supply and prices, and how shale gas might impact energy policy.
- Gas in the UK energy mix – an historic perspective
- Future UK gas supply and prices in a globalising market
- The interaction between gas, coal and renewables
- The prospects for UK shale gas and the impact on energy policy