With CO2 emissions at record highs and demand for energy surging, the International Energy Agency has warned that dangerous climate change will be “locked in” by 2017. Prof Julia King, the UK’s Low Carbon Business Ambassador, will present the latest news on the urgency of de-carbonizing energy production and consumption. A panel of experts will then offer commentary on whether Asia, and China in particular, can rise to the challenge of clean energy — in time.
Date: 2nd May (Wednesday)
Time: 11.00am – 12.45pm
Venue: British Consulate General
11.00am Welcome & Introduction
11.05am Keynote: Low Carbon Energy Future (PPT download)
11.45am Panel: Asian Perspective