The gas industry does not have much time left, according to Dieter Helm, professor of energy policy at Oxford University. In his latest book, Burn Out: The endgame for fossil fuels, Helm argues that how long gas survives in the energy mix will depend on how fast renewable technologies develop. Gas will have a role to play in the next decade despite major changes such as decarbonisation and digitisation, but from 2030-2050 onwards its future is not secure.
Interfax Natural Gas Daily: What are the biggest surprises that will change the energy world as we know it today?
Log in or register for a free trial to continue reading this article
Not a subscriber?
To access our premium content, you or your organisation must have a paid subscription. Sign up for free trial access to demo this service. Alternatively, please call +44 (0)20 3004 6203 and one of our representatives would be happy to walk you through the service.Sign up