Power and renewables

World-leading energy experts discuss how to accelerate the global energy transition in new series of DNV GL’s Talks Energy podcast

World-leading energy experts

New Podcast series includes interviews with speakers from The International Energy Agency, Bloomberg New Energy Finance, Edison Electric Institute, Total Energy, Vestas, Sindicatum Blockchain Technologies, Bird and Bird LLP and the Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA

ARNHEM, Netherlands, 5 December 2019 – DNV GL, the world’s largest resource of independent energy experts, is today launching the eighth series of its popular Talks Energy podcast, speaking to the world’s leading energy experts about how to accelerate the global energy transition.

The new series will explore the key themes of policy, technology and investment and their role in the global discussion on climate change. Speakers from around the world offer their insights and thoughts on how governments, business leaders and wider society can help with a faster shift towards a renewable future.

The series includes interviews with notable thought leaders from The International Energy Agency, Bloomberg New Energy Finance, Edison Electric Institute, Total Energy, Vestas, Sindicatum Blockchain Technologies, Bird and Bird LLP and the Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA, as well as leading energy experts from within DNV GL.

Episode One of the new series launches today with Remi Eriksen, DNV GL’s Group President and CEO, exploring the key findings from the company’s recent Energy Transition Outlook 2019 report, including the role technology is playing in closing the global emissions gap.

The Podcast gives energy professionals, sustainability experts and journalists access to what these companies are doing to harness the new, collective focus on climate emergency in order to progress the energy transition.

DNV GL Talks Energy invites the world’s leading energy experts to share their insights and opinions on what is needed to accelerate change, with an aim to inspire, educate and motivate senior decision makers into action and help facilitate the energy transition.

Published weekly, in a short format designed to inform and inspire, each episode will be  hosted by Mathias Steck, Executive Vice President, DNV GL – Energy, who will be asking guests about the latest trends in renewable energy and what can be done to accelerate the shift to a low-carbon future. This series includes interviews on climate policy and regulation, investment, wind and solar energy, electric vehicles and innovation and digitalization.

The new series builds on the great success of the DNV GL Talks Energy podcast, which has previously featured a long line of distinguished speakers from companies and organisations such as Shell New Energies, Engie, EDF Energy, Microsoft, the World Bank and Schneider Electric. Intelligent and thought-provoking, the Talks Energy podcast reaches a global audience of over 10,000 listeners per episode.

To find out more and subscribe follow this link: www.dnvgl.com/talksenergy

About DNV GL

DNV GL is a global quality assurance and risk management company. Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, we enable our customers to advance the safety and sustainability of their business. We provide classification, technical assurance, software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas, power and renewables industries. We also provide certification, supply chain and data management services to customers across a wide range of industries. Operating in more than 100 countries, our experts are dedicated to helping customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.

DNV GL delivers world-renowned testing, certification and advisory services to the energy value chain including renewables and energy management. Our expertise spans onshore and offshore wind power, solar, conventional generation, transmission and distribution, smart grids, and sustainable energy use, as well as energy markets and regulations. Our experts support customers around the globe in delivering a safe, reliable, efficient, and sustainable energy supply.

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