This network is focused on how we can make the most efficient and cost-effective use of energy, and what we can do to combat climate change.

Events will cover a range of topics including:

  • Energy
  • Climate change
  • Sustainability
  • Food and agribusiness

 

Upcoming events

Upholding standards in food and farming post-Brexit

10/04/2019

Sir James Bevan, Chief Executive, Environment Agency

16/04/2019

Nick Bridge, Special Representative for Climate Change, Foreign & Commonwealth Office

15/05/2019

 

Resources of interest

Slides: Tim Lord, Director for Clean Growth, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

Document (pdf)

02 March 2018

Slides: Preparing for the UN Climate Change Conference COP21

Document (pdf)

28 May 2015

Download the slides from a briefing by James Close, Director in the World Bank Climate Change Group on preparations in the run up to the UN Climate Change Conference COP21.

Slides: James Hughes, Deputy Director, International Climate Change, Department of Energy and Climate Change

Document (pdf)

05 February 2016

Download the slides from a Breakfast Briefing by James Hughes, Deputy Director, International Climate Change, Department of Energy and Climate Change.

Podcast: Julian Critchlow, Director General, Energy Transformation and Clean Growth, BEIS | Briefing

Audio

13 February 2019

Podcast from WIG briefing with Julian Critchlow, Director General, Energy Transformation and Clean Growth, BEIS, on Wednesday 13th February 2019.

Slides: Air Quality – Collaborative Approaches to Tackling Air Pollution

Document (pdf)

08 November 2017

WIG Events 2016 list

Document (pdf)

18 December 2016

Slides: Negotiating an Agreement at the UN Climate Change Conference COP21

Document (pdf)

01 October 2015

Download the slides from a WIG event at Imperial College London with the Grantham Institute bringing together members from across government and business to discuss the UN Climate Change Conference COP21 in Paris and how business views the prospect of an international agreement on climate change.

Slides: Julian Critchlow, Director General, Energy Transformation and Clean Growth, BEIS | Briefing

Document (pdf)

13 February 2019

WIG Report: Negotiating an Agreement at the UN Climate Change Conference COP21

Document (pdf)

01 October 2015

Download our jointly published a report with the Grantham Institute summarising insights and knowledge shared at a recent workshop, Negotiating an Agreement at the UN Climate Change Conference COP21.

Podcast: Plastic waste reduction and recycling | Workshop

Audio

12 February 2019

Podcast from WIG Workshop on plastic waste reduction and recycling, on Tuesday 12th February 2019.