Presentation by Peter Mather, Head of Country (
Peter Mather will talk about the causes of the present insecurity concerning energy including:
Ø The factors causing recent increases in price;
Ø The changing patterns of energy supply and the demand worldwide;
Ø The growing concern of global warming caused by increased hydrocarbon consumption.
He will then discuss some of the possible solutions including:
Ø The development of institutional structures to manage volatility;
Ø Investment in diverse sources of supply and infrastructure;
Ø The development of new and alternative sources of supply.
A sandwich lunch will be served from 1215.