Track 1: What is Peak Oil?

Professor Dieter Helm discusses the different schools of interpretation competing to use the term Peak oil.


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Tracks in this podcast:

Track   Title Description
1 What is Peak Oil?    Professor Dieter Helm discusses the different schools of interpretation competing to use the term Peak oil. Play now What is Peak Oil?
2 Why Bio-diesel?    Professor Dermot Roddy talks about the reasons for using bio-fuels. Play now Why Bio-diesel?
3 Demand for electricity    Professor Dieter Helm talks about how important the electrification of transport will be. Play now Demand for electricity
4 Hydrogen for domestic use    Professor Weller highlights the reasons why hydrogen would make an ideal domestic fuel. Play now Hydrogen for domestic use
5 Materials from biomass    Dr Adrian Higson gives advice to companies on converting biomass into bioenergy. Play now Materials from biomass
6 Is zero emission possible or just desirable    Professor Stephen Potter dissects the idea of zero emission vehicles and what they require. Play now Is zero emission possible or just desirable
7 Is science and technology enough?    How soon will society move from using fossil fuels? Play now Is science and technology enough?