Rosendo Ramirez

Rosendo Ramirez

Professor of the Institute of Regulation and Finance of ESAN University - FRI ESAN and General Manager of NEGLISAC

Rosendo was Chief of Staff and General Director of Energy Efficiency at Peru´s Ministry of Energy and Mines (MINEM). He is an Electrical Engineer, and holds a Phd in Economics from Fordham University NY USA and also in Government and Public Policy from USMP Peru. Rosendo is also a researcher in energy issues with publications in international and national indexed journals.

Tuesday, 22 August 2023
11:30 - 13:30

Universal Energy Access (U)

Energy access in the context of energy transition

The session will address the challenges of energy access, considering the opportunities of energy transition -due to the diversification of energy sources- and uses that are based on technological advances. It will be discussed the role of regulation to promote the deployment of technology from the demand and supply sides; the different uses for the urban and rural sectors; the new electrification options linked to the charging infrastructure of electrical vehicles and applications such as cooking and heating. The session will close with a discussion of implementation proposals for developing countries such as the Latin American region.