What is the future for traditional power utilities? What can Europe learn from the US experience of capacity markets? What is holding back the development of the power sector in Africa? What are the key political and economic considerations for those investing in Middle East energy projects? How should energy companies deal with cyber security risks? How can they gain business advantage by engaging proactively with Human Rights law and international investment treaties? Where is the oil price going and what does that mean for industry consolidation? Will the Paris 2015 UN Climate Change talks succeed where others are perceived to have failed? How can projects to prevent deforestation be made to pay their way?
For perspectives on these and other hot topics in the energy sector worldwide, see our Global Energy Summit London 2015: Key Themes report, based on presentations given on 21 and 22 April 2015 in Dentons’ London Office by a range of expert contributors. Individual presenters’ slides are also available on our website.