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Road to Glasgow: Transition Talks

Our hosts Stephen Sheal, External Relationship Director, and Luca Corradi, Innovation Network Director, will sit down with industry experts who will be sharing their thoughts on the key themes in the energy transition ahead of COP26.

COP26 is being held in the UK for the first time this year and will host over 30,000 delegates from around the globe to agree the next steps in tackling climate change. Transition Talks aims to explore and provide a deep dive into each topic as we head towards the 2021 summit. 

Industrial Decarbonisation

Mercedes Maroto- Valer Champion of The UK Industrial Decarbonisation Research and Innovation Centre

Show hosts Stephen Sheal and Luca Corradi are joined by Mercedes Maroto- Valer Champion of The UK Industrial Decarbonisation Research and Innovation Centre.  The trio explore industrial decarbonisation and the key technologies solutions to decarbonise industry from a UK and global perspective. 

Energy Systems Integration

Richard Halsey, Capabilities Director, Energy Systems Catapult

Show hosts Stephen Sheal and Luca Corradi are joined by Richard Halsey, Capabilities Director, Energy Systems Catapult to explore the role of hydrogen from heating our homes to powering industry clusters and the reality of what a net zero energy system needs to be. 

Pawprint 

Christian Arno, CEO and founder of Pawprint

We’re proud to support and encourage the use of Pawprint within our organisation, an app that has been helping our people measure, track and reduce our carbon footprint. Christian Arno, CEO and founder of Pawprint joins Stephen Sheal and Sakshi Sircar of the Net Zero Technology Centre to explore the story, ambition and future on how we can all start to make a difference as individuals in the fight against climate change.


Hydrogen in homes: the future of heat

Dr Angela Needle, Director of Strategy at Cadent Gas Limited

Hydrogen has a key role to play in achieving net zero. Dr Angela Needle, Director of Strategy at Cadent Gas Limited joins Stephen Sheal and Luca Corradi of the Net Zero Technology Centre to discuss decarbonising heat, why this is a big challenge, and what our homes may look like in the future.

 


Reusing oil and gas infrastructure

Murray Anderson & Neil Robertson, Crondall Energy

Crondall Energy are on a mission to look at reusing oil and gas infrastructure with respect to carbon capture, usage and storage in the fight against climate change. Show hosts Stephen Sheal and Luca Corradi are joined by Murray Anderson and Neil Robertson from Crondall Energy. 


Aberdeen hydrogen strategy 

Councillor Jenny Laing, Co-Leader of Aberdeen City Council

Aberdeen is on the road to create a net zero city; Councillor Jenny Laing discusses this vision and how Aberdeen will be at the forefront of the energy transition with the use of hydrogen.


Energy Policy

Karen Turner, Professor and Director of the Centre for Energy Policy at University of Strathclyde

Policy needs to align, especially in the lead up to COP26. Karen Turner, Professor and Director of the Centre for Energy Policy at University of Strathclyde, joins our hosts Stephen and Luca to discuss the decision process for policy, the pros and cons of GDP/income economy measurement and challenges COP26 will bring.


All Things Digital!

Gillian Docherty OBE

In this episode of Transition Talks, Luca and Stephen are joined by Gillian Docherty OBE, CEO of The Data Lab, discussing all things digital. The trio explore how investment in digital technology and data will be instrumental in decarbonisation and the road to a net zero future. 


Achieving Net Zero

Mike Berners-Lee

In this episode of Transition Talks, Luca and Stephen are joined by Mike Berners-Lee, Author of "There Is No Planet B", as he discusses COP26, the role of hydrogen and achieving net zero.


CCUS

Mike Smith

In this episode of Transition Talks, Luca and Stephen are joined by Mike Smith, CEO of NECCUS, as he discusses Carbon Capture, Usage and Storage (CCUS) and how it can help with industrial decarbonisation.


Renewable Energy

Claire Mack

In this episode of Transition Talks, Stephen and Luca are joined by Claire Mack, Chief Executive at Scottish Renewables. The trio explore how Scotland is progressing along the path to net zero


Policy & Economics

Professor Graeme Roy

In the first of our series, we hear from Professor Graeme Roy, Director of The Fraser of Allander Institute (FAI) who spoke to Luca and Stephen to get a picture of where we are, where we need to be and just how we are going to get there from a political and economic point of view.