FREE Talk: The Oil and Gas Industry: A Beginner's Guide / 4 Oct / Salt Cafe
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FREE Talk: The Oil and Gas Industry: A Beginner's Guide / 4 Oct / Salt Cafe

FREE Talk: The Oil and Gas Industry: A Beginner's Guide / 4 Oct / Salt Cafe

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Salt Café

120 Saint George's Road

Bristol, United Kingdom

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How much oil do we consume and where does it come from?

What are the roles of Saudi Arabia and OPEC?

What happened to peak oil?

Nikki Jones, rearcher/writer on global energy, will be giving a beginner's guide to the oil and gas industry at the Salt Cafe on St George's Road, near Jacob's Wells roundabout, BS1 5UJ. She will explain how oil, the life-blood of the world economy, is traded around the world, the role of the super-majors (including BP and Shell), and the impact of shale and tar sands production. There will opportunities for questions throughout.

This talk will be the third in a series of seven talks focusing on climate change and energy use. The other talks in this series are:

  1. What is climate change? - 20th September - https://www.eventbrite.com/e/free-talk-what-is-climate-change-20th-september-salt-cafe-tickets-26946312145

  2. Global energy trends - 27th September - https://www.eventbrite.com/e/free-talk-global-energy-trends-27th-september-salt-cafe-tickets-26945607036

  3. A beginner's guide to the oil and gas industry - 4th October

  4. UK energy, emissions and targets - 18th October - https://www.eventbrite.com/e/free-talk-uk-energy-emissions-and-targets-18th-october-salt-cafe-tickets-26945336226

  5. Is nuclear the answer? - 25th October - https://www.eventbrite.com/e/free-talk-is-nuclear-the-answer-25th-october-salt-cafe-tickets-26969272821

  6. Land use and climate change - 1st November - https://www.eventbrite.com/e/free-talk-land-use-and-climate-change-1st-november-salt-cafe-tickets-26969613841

  7. The way forward - 8th November - https://www.eventbrite.com/e/free-talk-the-way-forward-8th-november-salt-cafe-tickets-26971099284

The cafe opens at 6:30 and the talk will start at 7pm.

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