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A Canadian – Danish dialogue on Clean Energy Collaboration

When: November 18th, 02.00 - 04.30 PM CET / 08.00 - 10.30 AM EST

Where: Zoom Webinar

On the 18th of November, 2021, the event "A Canadian - Danish dialogue on Clean Energy Collaboration" will be held - a virtual industry webinar, where the focus is on strengthening the dialogue between Danish and Canadian key stakeholders in the energy sector with special focus on four main energy areas: Energy efficiency, District heating, The biogas industry and P2X / hydrogen.

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November 18th, 02.00 - 04.30 PM CET / 08.00 - 10.30 AM EST

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The webinar is an important door opener for Danish and Canadian companies to their markets and will complement the government cooperation between The Danish Energy Agency and Canadian authorities. Increased Danish-Canadian cooperation with a focus on the many solutions from both Denmark and Canada will create ground for further sustainable economic growth.

The webinar will give relevant Danish and Canadian stakeholders the opportunity to talk about future needs and cooperation on energy and has been established in a collaboration between TC North America / Embassy Ottawa and State of Green.

Organisers

The Trade Council

Programme

A Canadian – Danish dialogue on Clean Energy Collaboration

 

02.00 – 04.30 PM CET / 08.00 – 10.30 AM EST
Welcome remarks and webinar overview

  • Welcome by Finn Mortensen, Director, State of Green
  • Opening remarks by Kristoffer Bottzauw, Director General, Danish Energy Agency
  • Danish Remarks by Hanne Fugl Eskjær, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Denmark to Canada
  • Canadian Remarks by Abla Hanna, Acting Director General – Office of Energy Efficiency, National Resources Canada

02.10 – 02.30 PM CET / 08:10 – 08:30 AM EST
Brief insight on drivers and barriers in Canada’s Energy sectors

  • Energy Efficiency by Abla Hanna, Acting Director General – Office of Energy Efficiency, National Resources Canada
  • District Energy by Herbert Sinnock, Director of Sustainability, Sheridan College
  • Biogas by Jennifer Greene, Executive Director, Canadian Biogas Association
  • Hydrogen by Mark Kirby, President and CEO, Canada’s Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Sector

02.30 – 03.00 PM CET / 08:30 – 09:00 AM EST
Panel 1: Energy Efficiency – Reaching carbon goals
through buildings and infrastructure

How can energy efficiency help Canada reach its climate goals and carbon reduction targets. What are the existing barriers in place for more energy efficient Canadian infrastructure.

  • Cristian Hurtad, Advisor, Mantle Developments
  • Abla Hanna, Acting Director General – Office of Energy Efficiency, National Resources Canada
  • Anne Svendsen, Special Advisor, The Danish Energy Agency
  • Maja Østergaard, Senior Project Manager, State of Green (Moderator)

03.00 – 03.30 PM CET / 09:00 – 09:30 AM EST
Panel 2: District Energy: A path towards efficient and flexible integration of sustainable energy

How does Canada’s district energy sector compare to the rest of the world. What steps needs to be taken to allow for district energy to take a larger role in Canada’s energy transition

  • Herbert Sinnock, Director of Sustainability, Sheridan College
  • Swaraj Mann, Manager – Corporate Strategy, Town of Oakville
  • Sasa Kojic, Senior Director, Business Unit Stations, Danfoss
  • Henrik Skou, Senior Project Manager, State of Green (Moderator)

03.30 – 04.00 PM CET / 09:30 –10:00 AM EST
Panel 3: Biogas: Centralized Biogas Plants for Managing Manure and Food Waste

What is the current status of the Canadian biogas sector and its contribution to Canada’s renewable energy grid. How will biogas help shape Canada’s green economy moving forward.

  • Lars Nielsen, CEO, Gemidan Ecogi
  • Brandon Moffatt, President, StormFisher Biogas
  • Hans Henrik Dahl Andersen, Executive Vice President , Nature Energy
  • Jennifer Greene, Executive Director, Canadian Biogas Association
  • Henrik Skou, Senior Project Manager, State of Green (Moderator)

04.00 – 04.30 PM CET / 10:00 – 10:30 AM EST
Panel 4: Hydrogen – the missing piece in the green transition

Overview of the Canadian hydrogen sectors needs, biggest opportunities and drivers. How will hydrogen affect the Canadian green economy.

  • Yassir Ghiyati, Product line Director, Haldor Topsøe
  • Mark Kirby, President and CEO, Canada’s Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Sector
  • Aaron Hoskin, Senior Manager – intergovernmental Initiatives, Clean Fuels, Branch, Natural Resources Canada
  • Maja Østergaard, Senior Project Manager, State of Green (Moderator)

 

Speakers

Finn Mortensen

Executive Director

Hanne Fugl Eskjær

Ambassador of the Kingdom of Denmark to Canada

Kristoffer Bottzauw

Director General

Abla Hanna

Acting Director General - Office of Energy Efficiency

Swaraj Mann

Manager - Corporate Strategy

Jennifer Greene

Executive Director

Mark Kirby

President and CEO

Cristian Hurtad

Advisor

Anne Svendsen

Special Advisor

Herbert Sinnock

Director of Sustainability

Sasa Kojic

Senior Director, Business Unit Stations

Lars Ravn Nielsen

CEO

Brandon Moffatt

President

Hans Henrik Dahl Andersen

Executive Vice President,

Yassir Ghiyati

Product line Director

Aaron Hoskin

Senior Manager – Intergovernmental Initiatives, Clean Fuels Branch

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