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14:30 - 18:30 25 April 2013

Barlow Memorial Lecture and Research Poster Presentation: ‘Energy – 2050 Pathways’


Cruciform B304 Lecture Theatre 1 | Cruciform Building (link Map)
Gower Street | London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: Free of charge but registration required
Ticketing: Ticketed

Speaker information

Professor David Mackay, Chief Scientific Advisor, Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC), David MacKay FRS was appointed as Chief Scientific Advisor to the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) on 1st October 2009. The Chief Scientific Advisor’s role is to ensure that the Department’s policies and operations, and its contributions to wider Government issues, are underpinned by the best science and engineering advice available.

How easy is it to get off our fossil fuel habit? How does our current energy consumption compare with our sustainable energy options? How can we make energy plans that add up? This talk will offer a straight-talking assessment of the numbers, and will present the DECC 2050 Pathways Calculator.

2.30pm - Research Poster Presentation (North and South Cloisters, Wilkins Building)

5.00pm - Reception (North and South Cloisters, Wilkins Building)

5.45pm - Lecture (Roberts G06 Sir Ambrose Fleming LT, Roberts Building)


Tim Bodley-Scott
+44 (0) 20 7679 3976 | t.bodley-scott@ucl.ac.uk


Registration and programme

David Mackay, University of Cambridge