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Talks On “Developing the Energy Transition and the Role of Natural Gas” with Vaclav Smil. Madrid

14 Nov
Vaclav Smil

The Naturgy Foundation is pleased to invite you to the second Talks On event, at which Vaclav Smil will describe what energy transitions have been like in history and analyse the role to be played by natural gas in the current transition.

Description of the activity

Vaclav Smil

He conducts interdisciplinary research in the fields of energy, environmental and population change, food production and nutrition, technical innovation, risk assessment and public policies. A favourite author of Bill Gates, he has published 40 books and almost 500 articles on these topics. He is a distinguished professor emeritus from the University of Manitoba and a member of the Royal Society of Canada (Science Academy). He was named as one of the Top 100 Global Thinkers by Foreign Policy in 2010 and was appointed into the Order of Canada in 2013. He has worked as a consultant for many US, EU and international institutions.


9.30 am Introduction
9.40 am Developing the energy transition and the role of natural gas
Vaclav Smil, scientist and political analyst.
10.40 am Q&A session
11 am Networking coffee / End of the event

Simultaneous interpreting at Avda. San Luis.

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