GO NET ZERO
VIRTUAL TALKS

The Go Net-Zero Virtual Talk Series will explore the policies, technologies, challenges and visions that are paving the way for the oil & gas industry to a low carbon future. 

We invite everyone with an interest in the energy transition to join us. More episodes will be announced shortly!


25 NOV | 10:30 GMT

The history of financial markets suggests that incumbent companies rarely survive technology transitions. Few carriage makers succeeded as car companies, and few canal companies became railway leaders.

As the Innovator’s Dilemma sets out, incumbents are held back by legacy technologies and thinking. By the time they act, it is often too late to catch up with lower cost nimbler insurgents riding new technology learning curves.

The question is whether this framework applies to the oil companies as demand peaks and starts to fall. Can oil companies reinvent themselves in time to avoid obsolescence?

5 NOV | 14:00 GMT

Many remain convinced that hydrogen as an energy source will not rival hydrocarbons or nuclear energy in the foreseeable future. Others say hydrogen is and always will remain ‘the future’.

With questions outnumbering answers, Lux decided to take the debate to the people, presenting their insights and varying opinions on what exactly an H2 world would look like and the effort required to achieve it.
15 OCT | 13:00 CEST

The coronavirus pandemic has accelerated the energy transition of the European Majors towards clean energies.
But not all oil and gas companies are on the same energy transition page.

We will explore the impact of the energy transition on other players in the sector and their upstream strategies with Valentina Kretzschmar Vice President - Corporate Research, Wood Mackenzie