More Energy, Lower Emissions - Decarbonization at Scale
Growth in global energy demand and associated emissions of greenhouse Gases (GHGs) is inexorably linked to population growth and economic growth. Reducing CO2 emissions is a global challenge that requires a system approach with combination of scale, speed and efficiency. This is a gigatons scale problem that will require many different technologies including removal of CO2 from atmosphere. Join this CERAWeek Conversation with Professor Arun Majumdar, Director of the Precourt Institute for Energy at Stanford University in which he shares his views on meeting this dual challenge and the need for building global coalitions.
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Play video Leadership Dialogue with Condoleezza Rice
Leadership Dialogue with Condoleezza Rice
(September 22, 2020) Former U.S. Secretary of State and current director of the Hoover Institution Condoleezza Rice explores the path forward from the challenges of 2020: improving race relations, bolstering alliances & strengthening U.S. leadership.
Play video Leadership Dialogue with René Ortiz, Minister of Energy and Non-Renewable Natural Resources, Republic of Ecuador
Leadership Dialogue with René Ortiz, Minister of Energy and Non-Renewable Natural Resources, Republic of Ecuador
(September 17, 2020) Ecuador's Minister of Energy René Ortiz discusses private investment across all sectors of energy, addressing the challenges of the pandemic and climate change, and how coalitions are important to political and business success.
Play video Leadership Dialogue with H.E. Alparslan Bayraktar, Deputy Minister of Energy & Natural Resources, Turkey
Leadership Dialogue with H.E. Alparslan Bayraktar, Deputy Minister of Energy & Natural Resources, Turkey
(September 29, 2020) H.E. Alparslan Bayraktar, Deputy Minister of Energy & Natural Resources of Turkey examines the agenda to bolster energy security, strategies to attract foreign investment in energy, and Turkey’s role in the energy transition.
Play video Hon. Seamus O'Regan, Minister of Natural Resources of Canada
Hon. Seamus O'Regan, Minister of Natural Resources of Canada
(July 16, 2020) Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources Hon. Seamus O’Regan examines the country’s ambition to be net carbon zero by 2050, the effects of the pandemic and the path forward for critical infrastructure projects.
Play video Hon. Sylvester Turner, Mayor of Houston, Texas
Hon. Sylvester Turner, Mayor of Houston, Texas
(July 14, 2020) Mayor Sylvester Turner of Houston speaks with IHS Markit Daniel Yergin about the COVID-19 crisis in the city, an agenda for racial equity and inclusion, Houston’s future as the world’s energy capital, and lessons for leadership.
Play video Leadership Dialogue with Tengku Muhammad Taufik
Leadership Dialogue with Tengku Muhammad Taufik
(November 12, 2020) 2020 has brought multiple transformations for PETRONAS. New President and Group CEO Tengku Muhammad Taufik discusses how PETRONAS has navigated the shifting landscape while remaining committed to its long-term strategy.