Facilitating the New Energy Landscape
Monday, September 17th
2:55pm - 3:35pm
US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)
Head of Unit, New Energy Technologies, Innovation & Clean Coal
European Commission
President and Chief Executive Officer
Bharat Light & Power
Head, Energy & Climate Branch, Economy Division
UN Environment
About This Session

How will industry and governments create an enabling environment to help ensure clean, reliable and affordable energy?

  • What is the role of national, regional and local governments in encouraging the uptake of renewable energy?
  • Will carbon pricing and emission trading schemes play a central role in the shift to clean energy?
  • How can energy auctions, feed-in tariff, subsidies, capacity mechanisms and other instruments be used to enable the energy transition?