The role of natural gas in the EU energy mix in the context of the Paris Agreement

EUCERS/KAS Energy Talks 2017

April 6 Thursday


April 6, 2017, 13.30 - 16.00


War Studies Meeting Room, K6.07, King’s College London, Strand, London, United Kingdom


Dr Joachim Pfeiffer, Dr Timm Kehler, Bernd Biervert, Alexandra-Maria Bocse, Mike Bradshaw & Richard Chatterton



The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung UK & Ireland Office cordially invites you to the second workshop in 2017, co-hosted by the European Centre for Energy and Resource Security (EUCERS) at King’s College London.

Also available in Deutsch

13.30 Welcome

Professor Dr Friedbert Pflüger, Director, European Centre for Energy and Resource Security

Hans-Hartwig Blomeier, Director London Office, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung UK & Ireland Office

14.20 Introductory Comments

Dr Joachim Pfeiffer, Member of the German Bundestag, Spokesperson on Energy Policy for the CDU/CSU parliamentary party in Germany

Dr Timm Kehler, Chairman of the German Natural Gas advocacy, Zukunft ERDGAS e.V.

Bernd Biervert, Deputy Head of Cabinet to the Vice-President of the European Commission for the Energy Union, in charge with security of supply and international energy relations (TBC)

Alexandra-Maria Bocse, KAS Fellow at EUCERS and author of the EUCERS Strategy Paper “UK’s Dash for Gas: Implications for the role of natural gas in European power generation”

Professor Mike Bradshaw, UK Energy Research Centre

Richard Chatterton, Bloomberg New Energy Finance

15.30 Discussion

16.00 Reception


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Hans-Hartwig Blomeier

Head of the KAS office Mexico

Hans-Hartwig Blomeier
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