18 - 19 April 2023, Altis Grand Hotel, Lisbon, Portugal


Timo Ritonummi

Deputy Director General, Energy Department - Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment
Timo Ritonummi

Currently, Mr. Ritonummi is the Deputy Director General in the Energy Department of Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment, Finland. Ritonummi is Energy Engineer, having graduated 1990 from the Lappeenranta University of Technology with a M.Sc. in Nuclear Engineering. He has worked for the Energy Department since 1996 (Until 2008 Ministry of Trade and Industry). In the Ministry over the years has worked with Electricity Markets, Power Production, Demand Side Management, Security of Supply, Emission Trading, Energy and Climate Strategies and lately with Energy Technologies including hydrogen. He enjoys sailing, fishing and basketball.

18 Apr
 - 17:30 BST (UTC +01:00)
Panel Discussion
  • A deep dives into the primary storage methods currently used for projects, and the methods on the horizon that could transform the industry
  • What are the economic models for storing hydrogen? When is it more economically viable to store hydrogen vs. injection into the grid or alternative methods?
  • Under EU directives, power previously had to be used with an hour of production, now it has been extended to 3 months prior with green certificates, what storage options does this open for hydrogen?