Events

Future Energy in Tasmania

Summary

Join a panel of experts who will discuss and explore future energy pathways and possibilities for Tasmania.

Start Date

6th Apr 2017 5:30pm

End Date

6th Apr 2017 6:45pm

Venue

Aurora Theatre, IMAS Waterfront Building, Castray Esplanade, Hobart

RSVP / Contact Information

NO RSVP REQUIRED. Inquiries: Heather.Lovell@utas.edu.au

The key question the panelists will be asked to briefly reflect on to kick-start the discussion is: what will the energy sector look like in Tasmania in 2050, and why? With a diverse panel comprising expertise on Australian energy policy strategy, climate change, energy markets, and poles and wires, the discussion will challenge us to think broadly about the possibilities for future energy demand and supply in Tasmania.

Panellists:

  • Tony Wood, Energy Program Director, The Grattan Institute
  • Mardi Dungey, Professor of Economics and Finance, TSBE, University of Tasmania 
  • Lance Balcombe, Chief Executive Officer, TasNetworks
  • Philip Harrington, Energy Consultant, Director, Strategy. Policy. Research

Chair: Heather Lovell, Associate Professor, School of Social Sciences, University of Tasmania


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