Eduardo Tobias is a Managing Partner at Watt Capital. He is a specialist in project investment analysis, project financing, and on mergers & acquisitions of renewable energy projects and assets in Brazil. He is a cofounder and the coordinator of ABSOLAR's Green Hydrogen Taskforce. Tobias is also a visiting Professor at FGV, teaching for its Power Sector Executive Program, and author of the books 'Investment Analysis in Utility Scale PV Projects' (2021) and 'Investment Analysis in Bioenergy Greenfield Projects' (2015). He has a BSc. in Business Administration from FGV-EAESP and a Professional Master in Bioenergy from FGV-EESP.
11:00 am - 11:15 am
The usage of hydrogen generated from renewable sources, such as wind and solar, has stirred extraordinary interest in recent years. Potential applications include the substitution of natural gas in a wide variety of industrial processes, production of fertilizers, and CO2-neutral mobility. Large hydrogen projects are under implementation across Brazil and in many other countries. This session will explore the economics of green hydrogen and give an overview of the global market for this new commodity.