Nomination Committee proposal 2020

The nomination committee proposes the following people and organisatins for election at the 2020 General Assembly

Andrea Roscetti, Kyoto Club. eceee Vice President (organisational member)
Andrea Roscetti studied Industrial Engineering at the Politecnico di Milano. Since 2000 has has been involved in several research activities promoted by the research group on the analysis of energy efficiency technologies and programmes, economics and policies (end-use Efficiency Research Group, www.eerg.polimi.it ), at the Energy Department.

Andrea is the author of several scientific articles and publications with an international scope, involved in teaching activities at USI-Academy of Architecture, Andrea has a research fellowship in "Low consumption building: technical aspects and energy policy options to promote their diffusion in Italy and Europe”. He is in charge of H2020 projects about electrical energy efficiency of appliances and systems in the residential and tertiary sector (Premiumlight Pro and ProCold).

Cédric Jeanneret, Services industriels de Genève, SIG. (organisational member)
Cédric has been working as scientific advisor for communication and local energy agencies and has created several start-ups and NGO’s related to sustainable development and clean energies. His combination of social sciences and technical backgrounds has allowed him to implement energy transition projects in a cross-disciplinary way since 30 years.

He’s now employed by the Geneva energy utility (SIG) where he created and managed the demand side management program éco21 which is contributing to decrease the Geneva region’s energy consumption, while economic activities and population are still growing. He works today as senior expert, focused on forecast, design, implementation and evaluation of efficiency programs in several cities and Swiss utilities.

At national and international levels, he is also board member of various think tanks and professional associations such as eceee, Swisscleantech and négaWat. And he is a big fan of eceee’s and ACEEE’s summer studies!

Paula Fonseca, University of Coimbra (organisational board member)
Paula Fonseca received an Electrical Engineering degree from the University of Coimbra. From 1994 to 1995 she has taken a training post at the City Hall of Coimbra, in the department of municipal buildings. She has been involved in ISR-University of Coimbra as researcher in the area of energy planning, renewable energies and sustainable development, energy conservation and Demand-Side Management since 1994. She has been involved on several EU projects to promote energy efficiency, with collaboration with the industry, local and regional authorities, building operators and electricity utilities. She has been extensively involved in the energy monitoring of industrial installations, including power quality assessments. She is a member of the University Core Consultant Team who prepared the Portuguese Plans of Energy Efficiency Promotion (DSM Programme) from 2007 to 2018, successfully evaluated by the National Regulator, in collaboration with the electric utility. She is co-author of over twenty publications and numerous technical reports.

Rod Janssen, Energy in Demand (individual member)

Rod Janssen is an expert in sustainable energy policies and gives special focus to how to communicate sustainable energy issues to a wide variety of audiences. Since 1988 he has been an independent consultant based primarily in Paris, involved in Europe-wide energy efficiency and renewable energy policy analysis for more than two decades. Most recently, Rod has been working on an industrial energy efficiency project in Turkey.

Rod is President and Chairman of the Board of the Brussels-based organisation Energy Efficiency in Industrial Processes. For EEIP, he is also chairs its work on financing and represents EEIP at the Energy Efficiency Financial Institutions Group, organised by the European Commission and UNEP. Rod is also a former board member of eceee.

In 2012, Rod created the web service, Energy in Demand, to reach wider audiences globally through the use the web and social media. It is now one of the most popular blogs on sustainable energy in Europe.

Alternate for individual members 

Sibylle Braungardt, Oeko-Institut Freiburg, Germany.

Sibylle is a Senior Researcher and project manager in the Energy and Climate Division at Oeko-Institut in Freiburg. Sibylle is an internationally recognized expert in energy efficiency with extensive experience in research and consulting at international, European, national and community level. Prior to joining her current position at the Oeko-Institut, she worked as a Senior Researcher at the Competence Center for Energy Policy and Energy Markets at Fraunhofer ISI. She has a background in Physics (PhD at ICFO, Barcelona) and Environmental Sciences (M.Sc) and teaches Energy Policy at Freiburg University since 2015. Sibylle has been actively involved in the organization of various eceee events and activities, such as the 2014 Ecodesign seminar, the Brussels launch of the IEA 2014 reports on Energy Efficiency Markets and Multiple Benefits, and a pre-summer study workshop on the H2020 BRISKEE project in 2017. She has served as a panel leader in the 2019 summer study.