National Press Club Address: Managing Energy, Economic Growth and Environment Risks

Dr Steven Chu, Nobel Laureate and Former US Secretary of Energy is visiting Australia a guest of ANU.

As part of his visit he will deliver the nationally televised lunchtime address at the National Press Club on Wednesday, 10 December 2014.

His speech, Managing Energy, Economic Growth and Environment Risks will examine the rapidly changing landscape of fossil, nuclear and renewable energy. He will discuss the challenge of incorporating prudent management of climate risk with continued economic growth in a world where our ability to extract fossil energy economically continues to improve while renewable energy sources are becoming competitive with fossil sources.