Dr. Ioannis Tsipouridis

Renewables Consultant Engineer, Editor of e-mc2.gr

Education: Studied in the UK (1971-80), graduating from the University of Leeds (1974 – 1980) B.Sc. Chemical Engineering on Local Education Authority grant - M.Sc. in Fuel and Energy on Science Research Council grant - Ph.D. in Solar Energy on Science Research Council grant (awarded in 1988)

Professional experience: Visiting Professor at the Technical University of Mombasa, Senior Expert at EU-GCC Clean Energy Technology Network, Editor and Content editor to E-mc 2 , Mentor at ISNAD, Lead country contributor for Greece to REN21, Official participation at COP-Conferences of the Parties UNFCCC accredited Media, General Manager R.E.D. PRO Consultants, CEO at Public Power Corporation Renewables (PPCR SA), a 100% subsidiary of PPC S.A., CRES Board Member, Office director of Deputy Minister Yannis Maniatis at Ministry of Environment, Energy & Climate Change (YPEKA), Editor of ENERGY POINT & Private Consultant, Editor of specialist magazine ANEMOlogia, Vice President of the European Wind Energy Association (EWEA), President, Hellenic Wind Energy Association, Renewables engineer at the Public Power Corporation, Director of Athens Branch of Energy products company, Recipient of Hellenic Wind Energy Association’s “AIOLOS” prize and “OIKOPOLIS” prize 

Personal: Born on 30 th of September 1952 in Paranestion, Drama, Greece, he is divorced with 3 children & 4 grandchildren