In this rather grandly titled episode Jonathan White is joined by Mike Tholen Acting CEO of OEUK to explore the economic and political uncertainties facing the UKs energy supply this winter and beyond. We cover wide ranging topics such as offshore renewable energy, shale gas along with traditional hydrocarbons and whether hydrogen is the silver bullet we are all looking for. Governmental policy in relationship to energy investment in the UK is explored along with the compulsive viewing which is a smart meter! Will we be cold this winter and when can we expect the investment market to stablise? A wide ranging and very interesting discussion to help you understand the conundrums facing the energy market.