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  • March 18 - 22, 2024
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Luke Mannington

Gunvor Group

Head of US Renewables

Mr. Mannington has more than 20 years of experience working in the energy industry. He currently serves as a Head of US Renewables for Gunvor USA, which he joined in 2017. As part of the Trading Group at Gunvor, Mr. Mannington is responsible for managing and growing the Renewables Trading Desk. Prior to joining Gunvor, he held various positions at Chevron, Masefield and Noble Americas. He transitioned from Oil Products Trading into Renewables Trading around 2007 and has been present in this space ever since. Mr. Mannington is originally from London but has been living and working in Houston for the past 15 years. He holds a B.A. in History from Leeds University.

Sessions With Luke Mannington

Tuesday, 7 March

  • 11:55am - 12:45pm (CST) / 07/mar/2023 05:55 pm - 07/mar/2023 06:45 pm

    Boom Time for Biofuels: New crops, new fuels, new markets

    Agribusiness & Biofuels
    As energy transition and fuels decarbonization continues and spreads to more countries and jurisdictions, the demand for both biofuels and low-carbon feedstocks is increasing. Advanced or next-generation biofuels have been slow to enter the market for a variety of reasons such as policy support, technological limitations and the availability of conventional biofuels. How is the energy transition changing the landscape for next-generation biofuels? What are investors noticing as new technologies, projects and feedstocks are beginning to enter the market? What are the major drivers for the future success of next-generation biofuels?