Shale gas in the UK: an energy policy game changer?

20 September 2012, 6.30pm
Institute of Director, Pall Mall, London

The IEA is pleased to announce the 2012 Beesley Lectures

Speaker: Howard Rogers, Director Natural Gas Research Programme, Oxford Institute for Energy Studies

Chair and Commentator: Benny Peiser, Director, Global Warming Policy Foundation

Will shale gas revolutionise the UK energy industry? This lecture will provide an historic perspective of gas in the UK energy mix, and examine future gas supply and prices, and how shale gas might impact energy policy.

The Beesley Lectures are a series of eight annual lectures covering regulated industries in the UK. The lectures are held in memory of Professor Michael Beesley, who was a leading architect of the British  system of utility regulation and a Managing Trustee of the Institute ofEconomic Affairs. He founded the series in 1991 and organised them until