Does Britain need more oil and gas licences? | IEA Podcast

In this week’s IEA Podcast, Director of Public Policy and Communications Matthew Lesh sits down with Kathryn Porter, founder of Watt-Logic, to discuss the new UK legislation to mandate annual oil and gas license rounds and more.

The wide-ranging discussion includes the role of oil and gas in the UK’s energy future, the actual cost of renewables like solar and wind, and a dissection of the biomass scandal. They also explore the potential for nuclear energy to help decarbonise the UK’s electricity sector, delving into the challenges of financing and regulation and international success stories.

If you’re enthusiastic about the future of energy and want to uncover the complexities of our energy landscape, this episode is a must-listen. Subscribe now to stay informed and delve into the discussions surrounding biomass, nuclear energy, and the path to a more sustainable future.