Energy UK’s fourth Annual Conference – ‘Progress to our energy future’, the biggest energy event in the calendar took place at one Great George Street on 10 November 2016.
Industry-wide delegates heard from government, energy experts and consumer bodies discussing the future energy mix, consumer engagement, technology and innovation and financing our future energy system. The four panels sparked debate right from the start, with conversations around engagement, challenges made on the diversity of the energy mix, questions about the certainty needed for investor confidence and what role technology will play both now and in the future. High profile figures such as Greg Clark MP, Sir Ed Davey, Alan Whitehead MP and Shirley Rodrigues, were all in attendance and contributed to the many debates taking place on centre stage. Furthermore the media hub was abuzz with a number of different journalists from various national print papers, broadcast outlets and trade publications, including BBC News, BBC Radio 4, Reuters, Bloomberg, the Guardian, Telegraph, Utility week and Energy live news.