Marcelo Vinicius (1976), Business Development Director (CELEO REDES BRASIL), Electrical Engineer (UGF-RJ), MBA in Marketing (FGV-RJ), Digital Executive Education Program (ISE/IESE Business School), Risk University Executive and Compliance (KPMG Business School), GRI (Global Reporting Initiative), Certified Training Program and Internal Auditor of IMS (ISO's: 9001, 14001 and 45001).
I joined the Elecnor Group in 2008 as responsible for development investments projects in Brazil with expertise in all phases of projects. Executive with +15 years of professional experience working in the renewable and infrastructure industries in a Spanish-Dutch multinational company (Elecnor and APG) from electricity sector (generation and transmission) and ESG principles for sustainable growth experienced intensely in the last 7 years.
Since July 2023, as Co-Founder and Executive Vice President of ABHIC (Brazilian Hydrogen and Sustainable Fuels Association), whose purpose is to collaborate with the implementation and optimization of the market, technological and regulatory conditions necessary for the Hydrogen and Sustainable Fuels economy in Brazil.
11:25 am - 11:45 am
With the growth of distributed generation and of variable sources, such as solar and wind, energy storage becomes increasingly important to provide grid stability and the flexibility needed for a low-carbon energy transition. This session will explore the importance of large-scale energy storage applications, such as reserve capacity and provisioning of ancillary services in international markets, as well as in Brazil.
11:55 am - 12:15 pm
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.