What's happening to UK greenhouse gas emissions?
What's the future for oil, coal and gas in the UK?
Are current government policies compatable with targets?
Nikki Jones, rearcher/writer on global energy, will be giving an overview of UK energy trends at the Salt Cafe on St George's Road, near Jacob's Wells roundabout, BS1 5UJ. She will explain our diverse and overlapping renewable and emission targets and the progress we are making towards them. This is a chance to understand the challenges for the UK and where current government policy is leading us. There will opportunities for questions throughout.
This talk will be the fourth in a series of seven talks focusing on climate change and energy use. The other talks in this series are:
What is climate change? - 20th September - https://www.eventbrite.com/e/free-talk-what-is-climate-change-20th-september-salt-cafe-tickets-26946312145
Global energy trends - 27th September - https://www.eventbrite.com/e/free-talk-global-energy-trends-27th-september-salt-cafe-tickets-26945607036
A beginner's guide to the oil and gas industry - 4th October - https://www.eventbrite.com/e/free-talk-the-oil-and-gas-industry-a-beginners-guide-4-oct-salt-cafe-tickets-26946547850
UK energy, emissions and targets - 18th October
Is nuclear the answer? - 25th October - https://www.eventbrite.com/e/free-talk-is-nuclear-the-answer-25th-october-salt-cafe-tickets-26969272821
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
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.