Energy Seminar – Week 4: Heat pumps: how to scale this critical clean energy technology across the world?
Jan Rosenow - speaking in person and online
- Start  Tuesday 07 Feb 2023 5:00pm
- Finish Tuesday 07 Feb 2023 6:30pm
- Venue Atmosphere Room - ECI OUCE
- Postcode OX1 3QY
- Download event slides - PDF (6.38 MB)
Summary: Heat pumps are widely recognized as a key clean energy technology in the energy transition. While the global heat pump market has expanded significantly, more than doubling in some countries in a single year, expanded policy support will be needed to build confidence in the technology and meet climate goals. In his talk Dr Jan Rosenow sets out recent developments in heat pump markets and presents a range of policies that have been effective to drive heat pump uptake.
Speaker: Jan Rosenow is a Principal and Director of European Programmes at the Regulatory Assistance Project (RAP), a global team of highly-skilled energy experts advising policy makers across the world on clean energy. Jan has several board appointments including the European Council for an Energy Efficient Economy and the Coalition for Energy Savings. Jan also has a passion for energy research. He is an Honorary Research Associate at Oxford University’s Environmental Change Institute. In recognition of his work within the field, Jan was named one of the world’s top 5 energy influencers and has been appointed Special Advisor to the House of Commons as part of their inquiry into decarbonising heating. He is a regular commentator in the national and international media and has been an expert witness to the European Parliament and the House of Commons on many occasions.