Heli Antila

Chief Technology Officer

Heli Antila

Chief Technology Officer
Finland
FORTUM

Biography

Dr Heli Antila, Chief Technology Officer, Fortum Oyj since June, 2012. Heli received her Dr in Control Engineering from Tampere University of Technology, Finland in 1997. Her main research topics were optimal scheduling of hydropower and thermal power, feasibility of energy storages, and integration of wind power in energy systems. She has been working in energy sector management consulting for 15 years. Her consulting experience covers a wide-range of topics: energy markets, regulation and policy, energy contracts, combined heat and power, strategies, and mergers and acquisition In Fortum her main tasks are to capture and develop technology enabled business opportunities for Fortum. The framework for these new business opportunities is defined in Fortum’s vision of Solar economy. Thus the future technologies we are interested are all carbon-free and mostly renewables, e.g. bioeconomy, wave and solar power as well as flexible energy systems and advanced customer solutions. The Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM) has nominated Heli Antila as ambassador for clean energy.

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