Economics and Politics of Energy / Fracking in the US vs. Europe

9 February 2016, 12:00 - 14:00

Seminar Room SG1, Alison Richard Building

Speaker: Prof Paul Stevens, Chatham House – Royal Institute of International Affairs
Respondent: Dr Andrew Davison, Faculty of Divinity, University of Cambridge

Prof Stevens explained why fracking has experienced such success in the US epitomised by the ‘Shale Revolution'. Building on a methodology from the US industry, he clarified what obstacles fracking faces in the Europe. Dr Davison framed the fracking debate from a moral and ethical perspective. 

 

Open to all.  No registration required.
Part of the In Search of 'Good' Energy Policy Research Group Seminar Series


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