Emanuel Simon

S&P Global

Associate Director, Energy

Emanuel Simon, Associate Director, S&P Global, is a specialist with the S&P Global Latin America research team. His analysis focuses on cost, technology and power modeling. Prior to joining IHS, Mr. Simon was with Siemens involved in conceptual and detailed engineering design for the oil and gas industry, energy efficiency, electrical power quality for industrial facilities, and risk analysis for the downstream sector. He also held a post as a business development engineer responsible for strategies in the downstream and the power sector. Mr. Simon holds a BS degree in electrical engineering from Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC), did his postgraduate studies in engineering at Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), and holds an MSc in energy planning at UFRJ.

Sessions With Emanuel Simon

Thursday, 10 March

  • 07:30am - 08:35am (CST) / 10/mar/2022 01:30 pm - 10/mar/2022 02:35 pm

    Navigating the Risks & Rewards in Latin American Power Markets

    Panel Power & Renewables
    Latin America’s growth trajectory in non-hydro renewable and gas-fired generation is set to continue and even accelerate as market fundamentals remain sound. The region continues to face multiple challenges, including economic and political risks, but new business opportunities and models are emerging and disrupting long-standing market paradigms in the power sector. Amid this period of uncertainty, what are the key opportunities in the power sector? How can corporate power purchase agreements reshape the market for renewables? How will the region combine the growing role of intermittent renewable resources with the need for additional flexibility and stability? What is the role of emerging technologies and green hydrogen in the region?