Director, Renewable Energy Centre , INSTITUTE OF ENERGY, MINISTRY OF INDUSTRY AND TRADE, VIETNAM
Dr. Nguyen Anh Tuan, Senior Energy Economist, is Director of RE center of the Vietnam Institute of Energy, a primary research and consulting institution on energy sector. He is one of the leading experts of national studies-projects such as “Master plan of Renewable energy development in Vietnam up to 2025”, “Incentive Mechanisms for Renewable Energy development”, as well as “Power Development Plan VII for Vietnam, period 2011-2015 with outlook to 2025”. Prior to joining the Institute of Energy, he held a post of Director of Power system studies and Senior Energy Economist with Innovation Energie Développement (IED), a French consultancy and engineering firm, specialized in sustainable energy projects essentially in Asia, Africa and Europe. Tuan Nguyen is and has been directly involved in different projects, covering the areas of policy regulatory analysis, feasibility and planning studies, technical assistance, and training. His area of expertise lies in power system planning (generation, transmission and power pool), institutional and financial aspects of energy projects, and rural electrification as well as Renewable Energy development issues in Africa, in Asia, in Europe. He accumulated a good expertise on simulation and modelling of the World Energy System when he was with CNRS (French National Scientific Research Centre) with number of publications and conference papers.