Eric Woods
Eric Woods Research Director Navigant London, United Kingdom

Biography

Research Director for smart cities and urban innovation at Navigant Research. Dr Woods is author of a series of ground-breaking research reports on smart cities and has worked on consultancy projects with cities, tech suppliers and utilities. He has 25 years of experience as a technology analyst.

Sessions

Save to calendar 20-11-2019 11:15 20-11-2019 13:15 Europe/Madrid Energy Transition: Redefining the Energy Mix and Distribution Systems

Cities require more and more energy to run their activities, which has alarming environmental consequences. Reducing energy related emissions is fundamental to curb the rise of global temperatures. Yet it turns out that swapping fossil fuels for renewables is not so simple. How can renewable solutions get funded and be economically sustainable? What policies local governments need to implement to improve energy performance and lower emissions?

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