Green hydrogen (GH) has the potential to be a game-changer in the transition to a low-carbon economy. It is emerging as a key player due to its versatility and sustainability and as a promising alternative to decarbonize the “hard to abate” sectors, such as heavy industry, transport and energy, which account for more than 50% of the world’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The … [Read more...] about Key aspects for managing the environmental and social risks of green hydrogen
Nicolas Bujak is a specialist in the Environmental and Social Solutions Unit (ESG) of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). He has ten years of experience in socio-environmental sustainability in the public and private sectors, as well as in the third sector, working in various countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. He currently works evaluating and managing environmental and social risks and impacts of development projects, with a focus on the conventional and non-conventional renewable energy sector. He has a Bachelor's Degree in Biological Sciences from the University of Buenos Aires, and a PhD in Environmental Sciences from the University of São Paulo.