edie’s Mission Possible sofa chat show returns for 2019. In the first episode of this series, edie discusses clean growth with Ben Golding, director of energy efficiency – Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), Make UK’s senior energy, climate and environment policy advisor Frank Aaskov and AECOM’s director of strategic advisory Shamit Gaiger.
Broadcast live from edie Live 2019 in Birmingham, the Mission Possible sofa interviews offer up an array of the energy and sustainability industry’s leading lights to delve deep into some of the hottest industry topics – from onsite solutions and low-carbon vehicles through to green policy and the circular economy.
In this first episode, Golding, Aaskov and Gaiger discuss how the UK use policy and innovation to fast-track process towards a desired net-zero target, which has recently been recommended by the Committee on Climate Change (CCC).
Later on in the episode, BEIS’s Golding expressed his determination to get the UK’s built environment sector to net-zero carbon emissions.
More Mission Possible sofa talks will be published over the coming days.