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Covid and the climate crisis have delivered a seismic shock to the energy system that powered the planet for a century. Oil prices may never return to pre-pandemic levels. Governments are bringing forward deadlines for phasing out petrol and diesel, and the oil majors are racing to adapt. Most have announced net zero targets; many need support from governments and investors to make the energy transition. What’s the right model for that support? Do governments need to go beyond carbon pricing and underwrite a wholesale switch to renewables? Have “greening” companies grasped the scale of their own responsibilities? What are the obstacles to moving faster – and what’s at stake for those that don’t?
Join us and our invited experts as we host the Tortoise Climate Summit.
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