Abid is currently Chairman of DigitalBattery which provides a universal product that allows for users and investors to employ a safe battery to existing and new storage solutions. He also serves as Chief Advisor to Greencells Group whose goals are to grow the world’s leading end-to-end Renewable Energy Boutique, reduce mankind's carbon footprint and feed the world's energy demand in a sustainable way. Greencells work globally with an international team, which is driven by engineering excellence and respectful collaboration. Abid also serves as an Independent Chairman to UrbanChain, the leading global blockchain infrastructure-based P2P exchange for renewable generators and consumers and is a trustee of the NextEnergy Foundation which is dedicated to providing energy and light from renewable energy sources to undeserved regions.
This session is a chance to discuss the future of power sales as companies move away from subsidised projects and reduce reliance on PPAs, towards trading energy. We will discuss how companies can navigate these waters as power prices fluctuate, what hedging mechanisms exist and how nimble and responsive you need to be to succeed.