• Prof. Graham Weale – Energy Consultant, Expert Witness and Guest Speaker on Energy Transitions

Prof. Weale is a highly sought-after and inspiring keynote speaker and moderator of conferences. He is particularly appreciated for his cross-country insights and ability to get to the heart of matters and confront his audience with inconvenient truths. Over recent years he has been a keynote or guest speaker in Belgium, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, UK and US (California, Arizona and Washington DC). Engagements he has undertaken are listed below. The following is a selection of the speeches which Prof. Weale has made in recent years:

  • Conference
    Title of Speech
  • Chaire European Electricity Markets, Université Paris- Dauphine – June 2021
    Can an Energy-Only Market fully remunerate investment? Empirical evidence since 2005
  • DFBEW (German French Office for the Energy Transitions) – Nov. 2020
    Keynote speaker – How to meet Europe’s climate ambitions for 2030
  • Slovenia Industry Association – Slovenia – Nov. 2020
    Keynote speaker – The German Laboratory– Decarbonisation of Heavy Industry
  • EL Cano Real Instituto, Madrid – Client Webinar – Nov. 2020
    The EU Green Deal – A Reality Check
  • France Stratégie (Prime Ministers’ Office) – Mar. 2020
    Guest speaker – Optimised power market design
  • Chaire Electricité, Paris – Sep. 2019
    Keynote speaker – A power market design fit for the future
  • Ireland Energy Conference, Dublin – June 2018
    Keynote Speaker – Energy Transitions – lessons from other EU and US States
  • Platts EU Power Summit, Düsseldorf – Sep. 2018
    Guest speaker – Understanding the risks in the power sector
  • PWC Utility Bootcamp, Rome – May 2017
    Power Market Design – trends in Germany and Europe
  • AREL (Leading Italian Think Tank), Rome – May 2017
    Guest Speaker – The German Energiewende – a Titanic battle between policies and markets
  • Swiss Nuclear Forum Annual Meeting, Zürich – May 2017
    Guest Speaker – The Limits of the wholesale power market and the need for a new design
  • Eurelectric, Brussels – June 2017
    Future power market design – challenges and objectives
  • Real Instituto Elcano (Leading Spanish Think Tank), Madrid – Feb 2016
    Guest Speaker – EU Energy Transitions compared
  • Smart Energies Summit, Paris – June 2016
    Keynote Speaker – Comparisons of the French ‘Projet de Loi’ with other Energy Transitions
  • IEA Electricity Security Advisory Panel Meeting, Paris – Oct. 2016
    Future of fossil fuels in the power sector
  • Foratum Annual Conference, Brussels – Dec. 2016
    Guest Speaker – Refocussing the Clean Energy Package to prepare for electrification
  • American Public Power Association CEO Meeting, Phoenix (Arizona) –Mar. 2015
    Guest Speaker – Lessons from the German Energiewende for the US Power Industry
  • Université Dauphine (Chaire Eléctricité), Paris –Mar 2015
    Guest Speaker – Lessons from the US Power Industry and the New York REV Plan
  • Flame Gas Conference, Amsterdam – Apr. 2015
    Keynote Speaker – Energy Efficiency – impact on Gas Demand and the Utility Response
  • Platts European Power Summit, London – Apr. 2015
    Keynote Speaker– Energy Efficiency: Challenges and Opportunities for Electric Utilities
  • Energy Efficiency Global Forum, Washington DC – May 2015
    Energy Efficiency – The Dual Role for Utilities and Governments
  • European Power Summit, Prague – Dec. 2015
    US and EU Energy Transitions compared
  • California Public Utilities Commission – July 2014
    Energy Transitions – who does it better – Germany or California?