Shane Foster

Gunvor Group

Energy Transition Director, Americas

Mr. Shane Foster has more than 15 years of experience working in the energy industry, and in 2020 joined Gunvor Group, where he serves as Energy Transition Director for the Americas. As part of the Energy Transition team at Gunvor, Mr. Foster is part of Nyera, Gunvor’s wholly owned subsidiary designated to invest at least 10% of Gunvor’s net equity into the Energy Transition space. Prior to joining Gunvor, he held various trading positions at Noble Americas, Trafigura and BTG (now Engelhart), as well founding, managing, and co-owning a diesel importation business in Peru. Mr. Foster holds a B.A. in Economics and History from Dartmouth College.

Sessions With Shane Foster

Wednesday, 8 March

  • 11:55am - 12:45pm (CST) / 08/mar/2023 05:55 pm - 08/mar/2023 06:45 pm

    Renewable Natural Gas: How fast, how big?

    Renewable natural gas (RNG) offers the tantalizing promise of carbon-negative methane derived from waste streams. Recognizing this, states and corporations have set ambitious targets for RNG. Combined with state and federal subsidies, RNG production has boomed over the past five years. What is the potential scale of future RNG development? Can industry bring down costs? What sources of RNG are prevalent today? Where will we source RNG in 5 to 10 years?