The Climate Briefing: How to Encourage the Energy Transition

The Climate Briefing returns with two new interviews on the transition towards a renewable energy sector.

Audio Updated 2 October 2020 Published 5 August 2020 55 minute listen

It is widely acknowledged that slowing climate change will be impossible without reducing the global reliance on fossil fuels as a source of energy. In this episode, Ben and Anna speak to Daniel Quiggin from Chatham House and Simon Sharpe from the UK Cabinet Office, to assess the recent progress of the ‘energy transition’ and consider whether the coronavirus pandemic will accelerate or obstruct efforts to introduce cleaner energy sources.