The landscape for mitigating transport emissions was radically transformed during 2015, as stumbling oil prices forced to review everything from the economics of oil to the implications for policies and strategies. Anthony Hobley, Carbon Tracker’s CEO, will be speaking at the launch of a European Climate Foundation report on this topic, debating Oxford Professor Dieter Helm.

Carbon Tracker has previously responded to Prof. Helm’s analysis of stranded asset risk. Read it here.


14.30-15.00: Arrivals

15.00-15.05: Welcome remarks

15.05-15.25: Presentation of the Oil Market Futures Study

  • Gareth DAVIES, Director, Poyry Energy Consulting

15.25-15.35: Sustainable mobility under the new normal of oil prices

  • Barry GARDINER MP, Shadow Energy and Climate Change Minister

15.35-15.50: How the new normal of oil prices reflects a structural change in oil consumption

  • Professor Dieter HELM, Chair, Natural Capital Committee; Professor, Oxford University

15:50-16:10 Disputants

  • Tom BURKE, Chairman, E3G
  • Anthony HOBLEY, CEO, The Carbon Tracker Initiative

16:10-17:10 Panel discussion: The new normal of oil

  • John COOPER, Director General, Fuels Europe
  • Tarek SOLIMAN, Senior Analyst, Investor Research, CDP
  • Shane TOMLINSON, Senior Fellow, Energy, Environment and Resources, Chatham House
  • Pete HARRISON, Transport Director, European Climate Foundation

Moderation: James MURRAY, Editor, BusinessGreen

17.10-18.00 Closing drink

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