Strategic Steps to a
Low Carbon Economy
(responding to triple crunch time:
                       credit, climate, energy)...
Good Morning
Who?
Where?
www.slideshare.net/mea
Why?
Strategic Steps to a
Low Carbon Economy
(responding to triple crunch time:
                    credit, climate, energy)
Putting the regional house in order?
• National Indicator 186 – per capita emissions
  of carbon dioxide West Midlands
• 2...
Fuels used in E generation/Mtoe
Fuel               2003   2007
Coal               31.6   31.9
Oil                0.7    0....
West Midlands


    & Sustainable Energy




LEADERSHIP!
‘If the leader hath no vision the people
will perish’ Proverbs 29...
This isn’t about ‘climate change’
 ‘sustainable energy’ or ‘carbon
              dioxide’.


It’s about ‘communities’, ‘fa...
<It’s the delivery
stupid!>
West Midlands
population: 5.3 million
   CO2 : 50 million
       tonnes
West Midlands
population: 5.3 million
   CO2 : 50 million
       tonnes




                          Nigeria
            ...
quot;Regardless
      of which route we
     choose, the world's
    current predicament
  limits our maneuvering
        ...
Strategies?
What?
900



                              800



                              700



                              600
(carbon...
=
x 476
“Make no little plans. They
  have no magic to stir
  men's blood... Make big
  plans; aim high in hope
  and work.”
  Dan...
“What we think, or what
we know, or what we
believe is, in the end, of
little consequence. The
only consequence is
what we...
www.slideshare.net/mea
thank you
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009
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L2 D Climate Change Best Practice Programme 6 February 2009

  1. 1. Strategic Steps to a Low Carbon Economy (responding to triple crunch time: credit, climate, energy) Richard Davies Director
  2. 2. Good Morning
  3. 3. Who?
  4. 4. Where?
  5. 5. www.slideshare.net/mea
  6. 6. Why?
  7. 7. Strategic Steps to a Low Carbon Economy (responding to triple crunch time: credit, climate, energy)
  8. 8. Putting the regional house in order? • National Indicator 186 – per capita emissions of carbon dioxide West Midlands • 2005: 37,167kt CO2 • 2006: 37,923kt CO2 Up 2.03% • Per capita West Midlands: • 2005: 6.95tCO2/capita • 2006: 7.07tCO2/capita Up 1.70%
  9. 9. Fuels used in E generation/Mtoe Fuel 2003 2007 Coal 31.6 31.9 Oil 0.7 0.8 Gas 24.5 27.5 Nuclear 20.0 14.0 Hydro 0.2 0.4 Other renewables 0.4 0.6 Net imports 0.2 0.4
  10. 10. West Midlands & Sustainable Energy LEADERSHIP! ‘If the leader hath no vision the people will perish’ Proverbs 29:18
  11. 11. This isn’t about ‘climate change’ ‘sustainable energy’ or ‘carbon dioxide’. It’s about ‘communities’, ‘families’, ‘organisations’ & ‘businesses’.
  12. 12. <It’s the delivery stupid!>
  13. 13. West Midlands population: 5.3 million CO2 : 50 million tonnes
  14. 14. West Midlands population: 5.3 million CO2 : 50 million tonnes Nigeria population: 140 million CO2 : 52 million tonnes Sources: WDM, IEA
  15. 15. quot;Regardless of which route we choose, the world's current predicament limits our maneuvering room. We are experiencing a step-change in the growth rate of energy demand due to population growth and economic development, and Shell estimates that after 2015 supplies of easy-to-access oil and gas will no longer keep up with demand.quot; Jeroen van der Veer, CEO Shell 28th January 2008
  16. 16. Strategies?
  17. 17. What?
  18. 18. 900 800 700 600 (carbon dioixde equivalent) million tonnes 500 Basket of greenhouse gases (CO2 equiv) 400 Carbon Dioxide 300 200 100 0 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 Source: AEA
  19. 19. = x 476
  20. 20. “Make no little plans. They have no magic to stir men's blood... Make big plans; aim high in hope and work.” Daniel Hudson Burnham 1846-1912 “Search all the parks in all your cities; you'll find no statues of committees.” David Ogilvy 1911-1999
  21. 21. “What we think, or what we know, or what we believe is, in the end, of little consequence. The only consequence is what we do.” John Ruskin
  22. 22. www.slideshare.net/mea
  23. 23. thank you

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