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 his death in 1999.
Taking place every Thursday between 20th September and 8th November this year, the events will begin with regis