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Jinlong MaJinlong Ma

Vice President at APEC Sustainable Energy Center

Dr Jinlong Ma is Vice President of APEC Sustainable Energy Centre (APSEC), and he is a Professor at Tianjin University, China.

Prof Jinlong Ma has extensive experience in energy and electricity sector, and at different stage of his career held senior managerial and technical position at international technical advisory and engineering firms (DNV GL, WSP, SMEC), global energy corporation (ENGIE), R&D and academic institutions (CEPRI, AIT). His expertise encompasses energy system planning, renewables, power sector development, energy management and energy efficiency, electricity market, sustainable development, climate changes, and energy transition solutions. One of the main research themes currently at APSEC, of which Prof Ma leads, is energy transition solutions in APEC member economies. He has first-hand experience in most Asia and Pacific countries’ energy sector, having advised national and local government authorities, financial and private sectors, and regional and international organisations such as EU, AFO, ADB and ACE.

Jinlong’s qualifications include PhD in energy economics from Melbourne University; M. Eng. in energy planning and technology from Asian Institute of Technology; and B.Eng. Electric from North China University of Electric Power. He is a member of Institute of Electric and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) and International Association of Energy Economics (IAEE), and fellow of Australian Institute of Energy (AIE).

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Takes part in

Jan, 20 8:00 AM CET
Main Stage
Panel Discussion

Renewable vs. Traditional Energy: How to Ensure the Transition to a Low-Carbon Global Economy?

  • How the integration of renewable energy with traditional energy can ensure a cleaner, greener, and more sustainable future

  • How traditional energy might play the sustainability game. Successful case studies from the leading global utilities on implementing low-carbon solutions.

  • The potential of natural gas: A foundation for renewables or a major contributor to climate change.

Nicola Kimm Head of Sustainability, Environment, Health & Safety, Signify
Balu Balagopal Senior Partner at Kearney
Tulsi Tanti Chairman at Suzlon Energy Limited
Frank van Mierlo CEO at 1366 Technologies
Jinlong Ma Vice President at APEC Sustainable Energy Center