Texas Tech University

Robert Bryce Featured Speaker for Energy Law Lecture Series

George Watson

March 28, 2019

Bryce will speak to students at Texas Tech University School of Law as its Terry Lee Grantham Memorial Energy Law Lecture Series speaker.

WHAT: The Texas Tech University School of Law will host Robert Bryce as its Terry Lee Grantham Memorial Energy Law Lecture Series speaker.

WHEN: Noon–1 p.m. Monday (April 1)

WHERE: Lanier Auditorium, Texas Tech University School of Law, 3311 18th St.

EVENT: Robert Bryce will discuss "How Electricity Explains the World," as the featured speaker for the Terry Lee Grantham Memorial Energy Law Lecture Series.

In this lecture, Bryce will discuss his new documentary, "Juice: How Electricity Explains the World," and explain why looking at the world through the lens of electricity allows us to see issues like climate change, women's rights and poverty in a new light. In addition, he will show why solar and wind energy cannot meet soaring global energy demand, discuss the future of hydrocarbons and nuclear energy, and explain why he remains incurably optimistic about the future.

Bryce has been writing professionally about energy for three decades. He is the author of five books, including most recently, "Smaller Faster Lighter Denser Cheaper: How Innovation Keeps Proving the Catastrophists Wrong." A senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute, he has published articles in dozens of publications including the Wall Street Journal, National Review, New York Times and Sydney Morning Herald.

Bryce has given more than 200 invited and keynote lectures to groups of all kinds, ranging from the Marine Corps War College to the Sydney Institute. He also has appeared on numerous television and radio programs, ranging from PBS and NPR to Fox News and Al Jazeera.

Those attending the event are eligible for one hour of Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit. Contact Sandy James at sandy.james@ttu.edu for details.

Those unable to attend the lecture can watch a live webcast online.