Energy Live Expo 2019: What is the energy sector’s biggest issue?

The speakers throughout the day covered topics spanning energy policy, climate change, innovative technologies and much more – but what did the delegates think the energy sector’s biggest issue was?

Pile of coal
Coal-fired power ‘on track to drop by 3% in 2019’

This would amount to a reduction of around 300TWh according to Carbon Brief, which says it is the largest drop on record

Kwasi Kwarteng: Businesses ‘can have their cake and eat it too’ by going green

He stressed that there is too often a “false battle” between going green and pursuing growth and assured the crowd that the two directions were not mutually exclusive

Energy Live Expo 2019: Podcast with CBRE’s Kam Singh

He will be speaking at the event on 5th November at the QEII Centre in London

Energy Live EXPO 2019 lineup officially confirmed!

National Grid CEO John Pettigrew will be joining the stellar panel

Energy Live Expo 2019: Podcast with GAIA’s Haydn Young

He will be speaking at the event on 5th November at the QEII Centre in London

National Grid: UK will have enough gas for winter in event of no-deal Brexit

It says this is the case even if electricity interconnectors stopped delivering power on the day the UK leaves the EU

Nobel Prize in Chemistry jointly awarded for work on lithium-ion batteries

John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino have jointly won the 2019 award as recognition for their vital roles in developing the technology

Energy Live Expo 2019: Podcast with Multiplex Europe’s Pavan Juttla

She will be speaking at the event on 5th November at the QEII Centre in London

Spending Round 2019: Chancellor pledges £60m for air quality and net zero goal

Sajid Javid said leaving the EU provides an opportunity for Britain to set ‘world leading’ environmental standards