Alex Salmond, former First Minister of Scotland, to speak at keynote Renewables After Brexit energy conference

Key speakers – including Alex Salmond, the former First Minister of Scotland – have been confirmed at the Renewables After Brexit conference. This event is likely to be the keynote renewable energy conference of the year.

It is being held in partnership with the Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law & Policy at  Dundee University on 1 December 2017.

The following industry experts are also due to speak: –

  • John Campbell, QC (Top legal expert who advised in the Aberdeen Bay wind farm’ case)
  • Dave Pearson, Director, Star Renewable Energy
  • Mark Sommerfeld, Policy Analyst, (UK) Renewable Energy Association
  • Graham Provest, Managing Director, Absolute Solar and Wind Energy

A few speaking slots are still available. For more details, sponsorship opportunities and conference booking details, see:

Experts at University College London (UCL) last week  claimed that the UK is now the “Saudi Arabia of wind” after a government auction of renewable-energy contracts saw the cost of offshore generation fall below that of new nuclear power and gas for the first time.


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