Charles Nielsen

Charles Nielsen
Head of R&D
DONG Energy

Charles Nielsen is head of Group R & D in Dong Energy. As a trained engineer and economist, Charles Nielsen has been actively involved in technology- and business development in the company for more than 20 years. He has almost touched all energy sources and technologies. The focus has been on integration of fluctuating energy production eg. wind and biomass. He has been a driving force in the development of advanced concepts and technologies utilizing biomass - straw, wood and municipality solid waste for the production of electricity, heat and 2G bioethanol. The current key challenge is to create more valuable intermediate and high value end-products based on biomass.

This speaker will participate in the following session(s):

Biobased fuels and energy

Biorefinery as a mean to change biomass to high value products