logo #LNGFuels 14-16 May 2019

Programme: Day 2

08:00

Registration and Welcome Coffee


08:45

Chair’s Welcome & Opening Remarks


Speakers

David Ledesma - Energy & Strategy Consultant - South-Court LtdDavid LedesmaEnergy & Strategy ConsultantSouth-Court Ltd

09:00

Session 6: Collaboration and Mind-Set: What More Can Be Done to Drive LNG Demand Growth?


Speakers

Kwinten Standaert - Key Account Officer- Commercial LNG Responsible - Fluxys Kwinten StandaertKey Account Officer- Commercial LNG ResponsibleFluxys
Frank Harteveld - Director Sales & Marketing - Wärtsilä Marine SolutionsFrank HarteveldDirector Sales & MarketingWärtsilä Marine Solutions
Jack Jordan - Editorial Lead for Bunker Industry News - S&P Global PlattsJack JordanEditorial Lead for Bunker Industry NewsS&P Global Platts

  • How high on the agenda is low carbonisation and is it regardless of cost?
    • Does this change depending on the size of the corporation?
  • How can a collaborative approach help develop projects and reduce costs?
  • How big of an impact is thought leadership with regards to a corporation’s environmental footprint?
  • Infrastructure challenge – How big of an issue is this still proving to be for demand growth?
  • What advice can the pioneers provide for people looking at LNG as an alternate fuel option?
  • Why has LNG uptake not increased quicker in the last 12 months?

Questions & Answers

10:15

Networking Coffee Break


10:45

Session 7: LNG as a Land Fuel – How Quickly is the Adoption of LNG being taken up by the Road & Industrial Sectors?


Speakers

Moderator: David Ledesma - Independent Consultant - South-Court LtdModerator: David LedesmaIndependent ConsultantSouth-Court Ltd
Rob Wood - CEO - GasrecRob WoodCEOGasrec
Martin Flach - Alternative Fuels Director - Iveco LtdMartin FlachAlternative Fuels DirectorIveco Ltd
Dominic Phinn - Business Engagement Coordinator, Clean Air - ClientEarthDominic PhinnBusiness Engagement Coordinator, Clean AirClientEarth

  • What are the current drivers for LNG uptake, in current energy price climate, for the road and off-grid sectors?
    • How much demand will be created by these sectors?
  • What more can be done from a local government perspective to incentivise growth?
    • Subsidies
    • Legislation
  • How big an impact does the current energy price climate continue to have on the road and industrial sectors?
  • What is the impact of the recent trend towards flexibility on the attitude of lenders to project financing of LNG projects?
  • What can be done to reduce LNG investment costs for land operations?
  • Is the lack of uniformity hindering the investment and development of this industry?
  • Are all companies embracing LNG in pursuit of low carbonisation?

Questions & Answers

12:00

Networking Lunch


13:00

Session 8: LNG as a Road Transportation Fuel – Considerations and Challenges


Speakers

Moderator: Marco Digioia - Secretary General - UETR (European Road Haulers Association)Moderator: Marco DigioiaSecretary GeneralUETR (European Road Haulers Association)
Andrea Condotta - Marketing & Innovative Manager - Codognotto GroupAndrea CondottaMarketing & Innovative ManagerCodognotto Group
Robert Goevaers - Program Manager -  Nationaal LNG PlatformRobert GoevaersProgram Manager Nationaal LNG Platform

  • What are the key drivers to convert your fleet to run on LNG, in the current energy price climate?
  • The Clean Vehicles Directive: Key considerations moving forward
  • Uncovering the key decision triggers for investing in LNG fuelled road vehicles
  • What is being done by way of an action plan and investment strategy for the trans-European deployment of alternative fuels infrastructure?
  • What are the latest developments in OEM solutions for the trucking and road industries?
    • Euro VI
  • Where do the opportunities lie for collaboration between manufacturers and final end users?
  • How can you ensure your trucking operations are as efficient and powerful as possible?
  • What are the alternative options to LNG and how viable are they at present in comparison to LNG?
    • Ultra-low sulphur
    • Bio-LNG
    • CLNG
  • What financing is available to assist with conversions of road fleets to LNG?
  • Safety considerations for LNG as a road fuel

Questions & Answers

14:00

Networking Coffee Break


14:30

Session 9: Collaboration and Mind-Set: What More can be Done to Drive LNG Demand Growth?


Speakers

Moderator: David Ledesma - Independent Consultant - South-Court LtdModerator: David LedesmaIndependent ConsultantSouth-Court Ltd
Kwinten Standaert - Key Account Officer- Commercial LNG Responsible - Fluxys Kwinten StandaertKey Account Officer- Commercial LNG ResponsibleFluxys

  • How can potential off-grid LNG candidates be identified?
  • What are the key drivers prompting off-grid industrial users to convert to LNG?
  • What are the challenges faced by the industrial sectors with regards to converting facilities to utilise LNG as a fuel?
  • LNG for Mining: How much demand is being created by the mining sector?
  • Comparing LNG against traditional fuels for off-grid industrial users
  • How does LNG as a fuel perform against traditional powering alternatives for the off-grid industrial?

Questions & Answers

15:30

Chair’s Closing Remarks


Speakers

David Ledesma - Energy & Strategy Consultant - South-Court LtdDavid LedesmaEnergy & Strategy ConsultantSouth-Court Ltd

16:00

Close of the CWC LNG Fuel Summit 2018


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