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COP-21 side event: Low-emissions pathways and the role of oil and gas

Paris, France 04 December 2015 18:00 - 20:00

The 21st session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) will be held from 30 November to 11 December in Paris, France. IPIECA will attend and host a side-event on Low emissions pathways and the role of oil and gas. This will take place in the IETA-WBCSD Business Hub, located in hall 3 of the accredited blue zone.

IPIECA will share its view on the pathway to a low-emissions future, including some of the challenges the world faces in the transition, and key responses. The panellists and audience will then be invited to share their thoughts on what they have heard, opening into a discussion on the actions needed to address climate change and the role of oil and gas.

The side-event on low emissions pathways and the role of oil and gas will feature:

Moderator: David Hone (Chief Climate Change Advisor, Shell)

Speaker: Liz Rogers (Vice Chair, IPIECA/Vice President Environment, SR and HSSE, BP)


  • Elliot Diringer (Executive Vice President, C2ES)
  • Jean-François Gagné (Head of Energy Technology Policy Division, IEA)
  • Gerard Moutet (Vice President for Climate Energy, Total)
  • Mark Radka  (Head of Energy, Climate and Technology Branch, UNEP)

Please see the IPIECA webpage for all Paris Puzzle documents.

Categories: Climate