João Chidamoio strengthens the Partners for Innovation team as a part-time senior biofuel and oil & gas expert. João is a Mozambican citizen.
Biofuel | Oil & Gas | Alternative Energy Resources | Life Cycle Assessment | Biofuels Sustainability Framework
João has seven years of experience in biofuels policy and research. Between 2009 and 2012 he worked as biofuel advisor at the Ministry of Energy of Mozambique.
He helped developing the National Biofuels Regulation and compiled the statutes and the decree establishing the National Commission on Biofuels.
Together with a series of Mozambican and international stakeholders, João worked on the preparation of the principles and criteria for the Biofuels Sustainability Framework and the Biofuels Pricing Mechanism. He was involved in numerous studies on biofuels and other energy sources in his country.
João also works as PhD candidate in production engineering at the University of Aberdeen. His research focuses on well production optimisation and gas-lift instability in unconventional shale reservoirs.
Bachelor Honors in Chemical Engineering (Eduardo Mondlane University Mozambique) and Master of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of Rochester New York). Fluent in Portuguese and English.
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