AIE YEP Sydney | Virtual Storage Swaps: What, How and Why
Date: Wed 03 Mar 2021 @ 5:30pm - 6:30pm AEDT
Join the Sydney Young Energy Professionals, along with speakers from Hydro Tasmania and Renewable Energy Hub, as we explore the development and workings of this financial instrument and the implications of emerging contracting arrangements in the NEM for renewable energy integration in Australia.
There will also be time for Q&A following the presentations
Phil Cohn is the Chief Operating Officer of Renewable Energy Hub.
Phil has over 15 years of experience in renewable energy, innovation and finance. He leads Renewable Energy Hub’s strategy, partnerships and commercial activities, including the implementation of its ARENA funded project developing new hedge contracts and the design and build out of its digital marketplace. Prior to joining Renewable Energy Hub, Phil was Investment Director at the Australian Renewable Energy Agency, where he led the Agency’s distributed energy, demand response and grid integration investment priorities.
Prajit Parameswar is the Commercial Lead for the Battery of the Nation project at Hydro Tasmania.
Prajit leads the commercialisation of the Battery of the Nation initiative, including relationships with wholesale trading counterparties across the National Electricity Market. With a Masters of Business and a Masters of Professional Accounting, Prajit has spent the last 12 years working on the full spectrum of Hydro Tasmania’s commercial and operations groups, developing commercial models and products, including contract support mechanisms and structures to de-risk investments, demonstrating commercial viability for traditional and pumped hydro projects.
Date: Wednesday, 3rd March 2021
Time: 5:30 pm - 6:30pm.
Venue: Online - details will be provided upon registration
Cost: AIE members Free, Non-members Free