Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) is prepared to play a pivotal role in the global energy transition through the adoption of green hydrogen (GH2). With an abundance of renewable energy resources, the region has the potential to become a leader in GH2 production and utilization. The Inter-American Development Bank Group (IDBG), which includes the IDB, IDB Lab, and IDB … [Read more...] about Unlocking Green and Just Hydrogen in Latin America and the Caribbean
Eric Daza is an innovation consultant for the Energy Transition in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) in the Energy Division of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), where he works on issues of digital transformation of the energy sector, energy storage systems and in public policies and operations to promote green hydrogen in LAC. Prior to his work at the IDB, Eric worked for the private sector in Latin America and Europe as a researcher and teacher on issues related to the technical and economic regulation of the energy sector. He has more than 15 years of experience in the electricity sector working in different companies and consultancies. Eric has a PhD in Energy from the Federal University of Santa Maria (UFSM), a master's degree in Economics from the University of Vale do Rio dos Sinos, a master's degree in Energy Business Management from the Spanish Energy Club - ENERCLUB, a Master's degree in Electrical Engineering from UFSM, an MBA in Business Management from the Escola Superior de Propaganda e Marketing and a university degree in Electrical Engineering from UFSM.