Talk on 'The BP Energy Outlook 2040'

Talk on 'The BP Energy Outlook 2040'
Dr Kaushik Deb
Thursday, 26 April 2018 Add to Calendar 2018-04-26 12:30:00 2018-04-26 14:00:00 Asia/Kolkata Talk on 'The BP Energy Outlook 2040' BP Energy Outlook 2040 present’s BP’s analysis of future energy trends and factors that could affect them. The Energy Outlook considers the forces shaping the global energy transition out to 2040 and the key uncertainties surrounding that transition considering a range of alternative scenarios.  The scenarios have some common features, such as a significant increase in energy demand and a shift towards a lower-carbon fuel mix, but differ in terms of particular policy or technology assumptions. About the Speaker: Dr Kaushik Deb is an economist at  BP in India where he is responsible for overseeing the analysis of natural gas markets in Group Economics, with a focus on LNG markets. Before BP, Kaushik was a Director at IDFC. He has two decades of research, consulting and teaching experience in a variety of infrastructure sectors, including sector restructuring studies, energy-environment-economy modeling, energy and environmental economics. Dr Deb holds a D.Sc. in Applied Economics from ETH, Zurich and an MA in Economics from the Delhi School of Economics. The talk will be accompanied by lunch. Please do RSVP at climate.initiative.cpr@gmail.com so that we can account for your order.   Conference Hall, Centre for Policy Research
12:30 pm to 2:00 pm
Conference Hall, Centre for Policy Research

BP Energy Outlook 2040 present’s BP’s analysis of future energy trends and factors that could affect them. The Energy Outlook considers the forces shaping the global energy transition out to 2040 and the key uncertainties surrounding that transition considering a range of alternative scenarios.  The scenarios have some common features, such as a significant increase in energy demand and a shift towards a lower-carbon fuel mix, but differ in terms of particular policy or technology assumptions.

About the Speaker:

Dr Kaushik Deb is an economist at  BP in India where he is responsible for overseeing the analysis of natural gas markets in Group Economics, with a focus on LNG markets. Before BP, Kaushik was a Director at IDFC. He has two decades of research, consulting and teaching experience in a variety of infrastructure sectors, including sector restructuring studies, energy-environment-economy modeling, energy and environmental economics. Dr Deb holds a D.Sc. in Applied Economics from ETH, Zurich and an MA in Economics from the Delhi School of Economics.

The talk will be accompanied by lunch. Please do RSVP at climate.initiative.cpr@gmail.com so that we can account for your order.