Other events in York

Power the Planet

Past event - 2016
24 May Doors 7pm
Event 7.30pm-10pm
Guy Fawkes Inn 25 High Petergate,
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Growing South-South Cooperation in Mozambique's Low Carbon Energy Sector

Dr Joshua Kirshner (Environment Department, University of York)
Mozambique, one of the world's poorest countries, is currently enjoying a resource bonanza from major coal and offshore gas extractive projects. Despite the considerable planning and political challenges there is growing cooperation from India and China in developing off-grid, decentralised energy supply in Mozambique - an important development in a country in which only one in five people have regular, reliable access to electricity.

Powering the people: Investigating energy in everyday lives

Dr Karen Parkhill (Environment Department, University of York)
What sort of energy system do we want for the future?
Who should have a say?
Why does where-ness matter?
How is energy governed?