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World Economic Forum: Davos 2016 – Forum Debate: Fossil Fuel Futures

Given regulatory and market changes, should energy companies and investors be planning for a post-fossil fuel future? This session is part of the Forum Debate series on today’s dilemmas in economics, politics and society. Speakers: · Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), Bonn. · Kenneth A. Hersh, Founder and …

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World Economic Forum: Davos 2016 – The New Energy Equation

In a world characterized by increasing uncertainty about the future demand and supply of energy, how are economies navigating new barriers and opportunities? On the agenda: – Future oil prices and demand – Changing energy and climate policies – Digital and renewable energy innovation Speakers: ·Ilham Aliyev, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan. ·Kirill Dmitriev, …

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Public Domain TV: New Formula for cleaner & cheaper Diesel Fuel

Diesel — we know it best as the fuel that does the heavy lifting. Typically, diesel fuel is made from crude oil, but scientists can make high-grade diesel from coal, natural gas, plants or even agricultural waste, using a process called Fischer–Tropsch, or “FT.” Just about any carbon source is an option. FT Diesel is …

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Trevor Houser: The Economic Implications of America’s Oil and Gas Boom

Published on Feb 27, 2014 Fueling Up: The Economic Implications of America’s Oil and Gas Boom Trevor Houser, Partner, Rhodium Group; Visiting Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics; and co-author, Fueling Up The Center on Global Energy Policy hosted a presentation and discussion with Trevor Houser, Partner, Rhodium Group; Visiting Fellow, Peterson Institute for International …

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Nobel Week Dialogue: The changing landscape of fossil fuel dependence

The changing landscape of fossil fuel dependence: where are we going? Panellists: Lennart Bengtsson, Fatih Birol, Shuli Hu, Mario Molina, Nebojsa Nakicenovic, and Christof Rühl. Moderator: Chris Llewellyn Smith. The 2013 Nobel Week Dialogue was dedicated to Exploring the Future of Energy. This event brought together a unique collection of thinkers from a range of …

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