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Decarbonization: The Divestment Death Cycle

Featuring Rob West

Dec 09, 2019 • 34 minutes

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Decarbonization: The Divestment Death Cycle

Rob West understands that the decarbonization of the energy industry will be fueled by political attitudes around the world over the next few decades.

Featuring Rob West

Dec 09, 2019 • 34 minutes

Rob West, founder of Thunder Said Energy – an energy consulting firm, understands that the total decarbonization of the energy industry will be fueled by political attitudes around the world over the next few decades. However, West argues that proponents of ESG investing fail to understand that this transition will involve massive investment in fossil fuels and cooperation with villainized oil majors. He explains his framework for total decarbonization of the energy industry by 2050, and highlights the new technologies and investment vehicles that will be necessary to drive the transition. Filmed on October 18, 2019 in New York. Show More

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