The next gathering of the World Energy Congress is still over a year away, but you would never guess that by observing the sense of urgency surrounding World Energy Council Chairman Younghoon David Kim’s preparations or the passion with which he speaks on the need to move the energy industry forward. He has, “A great deal of hope in the future of microbial energy. Thus, responsible energy resource development must also be able to provide solutions that address food and water.”Asia is keyUnsurprisingly, the importance of new technologies and responsible environmental stewardship will be key areas of focus at the 2019 World Energy Congress. The future of energySo, what does his wholehearted embrace of futuristic green technology say about the direction of the WEC? The World Energy Council is uniquely positioned for this role, bridging the divide between what Kim calls, “The thinkers and the doers.” As the Next World Energy Congress draws nearer, it will be interesting to see what these innovators have in store.
Source: Forbes May 17, 2018 03:45 UTC