A Meteorologist, A Security Expert and an Energy Economist Walk into a Bar
Time: 16:20 - 17:00
Changing Weather Patterns, Energy Production and Revenue
- Analysis of recent weather pattern changes and their potential impacts on renewable energy production.
- Case studies on how extreme weather events have affected solar and wind energy outputs.
- The economic implications of fluctuating renewable energy production.
- Strategies for mitigating financial risks associated with weather variability.
Geopolitical Dynamics and Energy Economics
- Overview of the current fossil fuels/renewables market dynamics.
- Impact of geopolitical tensions and policies on energy prices and investment trends.
The Manufacturing Powerhouses: China, EU/USA, and the UK
- Analysis of China’s dominance in the manufacturing of solar panels, battery storage, and other transition technologies.
- Comparative insights into how the EU, USA, and the UK are positioning themselves in the global renewable energy equipment market.
- The potential for international collaborations and conflicts in the race for energy transition technologies.
Conclusion and Q&A