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Road to Glasgow: Transition Talks

In our first podcast series, our hosts Stephen Sheal, External Relationship Director, and Luca Corradi, Innovation Network Director, will sit down with industry experts who will be sharing their thoughts on the key themes in the energy transition ahead of COP26.

COP26 is being held in the UK for the first time this year and will host over 30,000 delegates from around the globe to agree the next steps in tackling climate change. Transition Talks aims to explore and provide a deep dive into each topic as we head towards the 2021 summit. 

You can listen to Transition Talks on a range of platforms


All Things Digital!

Gillian Docherty OBE

In this episode of Transition Talks, Luca and Stephen are joined by Gillian Docherty OBE, CEO of The Data Lab, discussing all things digital. The trio explore how investment in digital technology and data will be instrumental in decarbonisation and the road to a net zero future. 

Achieving Net Zero

Mike Berners-Lee

In this episode of Transition Talks, Luca and Stephen are joined by Mike Berners-Lee, Author of "There Is No Planet B", as he discusses COP26, the role of hydrogen and achieving net zero.


Mike Smith

In this episode of Transition Talks, Luca and Stephen are joined by Mike Smith, CEO of NECCUS, as he discusses Carbon Capture, Usage and Storage (CCUS) and how it can help with industrial decarbonisation.

Renewable Energy

Claire Mack

In this episode of Transition Talks, Stephen and Luca are joined by Claire Mack, Chief Executive at Scottish Renewables. The trio explore how Scotland is progressing along the path to net zero

Policy & Economics

Professor Graeme Roy

In the first of our series, we hear from Professor Graeme Roy, Director of The Fraser of Allander Institute (FAI) who spoke to Luca and Stephen to get a picture of where we are, where we need to be and just how we are going to get there from a political and economic point of view.

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