Zürich, 22 June 2022 – This month Chris Sass and Johan Oberg are joined by Assaad Razzouk (CEO of Gurin Energy), Christoph Bornschein (CEO of the TLGG Group), Bryan Friehauf and Phil Gruber (both working for Hitachi Energy) and Jeff McAulay (the COO & Co-Founder at Energetic Insurance).
Episode 73 - “The energy transition is nowhere!” - Assaad Razzouk
Chris and Johan are joined by Assaad Razzouk, CEO of Gurin Energy. Gurin is a renewable energy company that develops solar, wind and battery assets across Asia. The three discuss the state of the energy transition in Asia and the role of corporates, government and citizens. Listen in to find out why gas might not actually be a suitable transitional energy source while nuclear might.
Episode 74 - “Selling a car is not the end of value creation, it’s the beginning!”
Chris and Johan are joined by Christoph Bornschein, CEO of the TLGG Group. TLGG is a consultancy advising corporations on digital change. The three discuss the market disruption electric vehicles are causing in the energy and automotive industry. Listen in to find out whether vehicle-to-grid is just a fad and why Shell might actually be the most exciting e-mobility company right now.
Episode 75 - Digitizing linear asset management for utilities with Hitachi
Live from the DISTRIBUTECH trade show, Chris is joined by Bryan Friehauf and Phil Gruber, both working for Hitachi Energy. The three talk about how software and various sources of data can help utilities determine the state of health of their assets such as solar power plants, substations and transmission grids. Listen in to find out more about asset performance management why the real challenge is not gathering data but drawing conclusions and recommendations from it.
Episode 76 - Discussing the role of insurance in the energy transition
Chris and Johan are joined by Jeff McAulay, the COO & Co-Founder at Energetic Insurance. Energetic Insurance develops new risk management products to enable growth in the renewable energy industry. The three discuss how to deploy more capital in the solar industry and how to cover payment default risk. Listen in to find out more about the role of insurance companies in accelerating the clean energy transition and how to reach viable projects due to counterparty credit risk.
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