Future Downstream

Online | 21 November 2023

Nicola Knight

Position: Director – EMEA Decarbonization and Energy Transition, Advisian

Nicola has over 25 years of oil and gas industry experience supporting clients to implement sustainable energy solutions. She is the Director of Low Carbon consultancy team for Advisian (consultancy business of Worley) helping global, industrial clients to meet their decarbonization targets whilst taking into account the business environment that they operate in.  Her team have particular emphasis around industrial decarbonization through energy efficiency improvements, fuel switching options (green or blue hydrogen, electrification), integration of low carbon feedstocks and implementation of carbon capture, utilisation and storage (CCUS).

Recent projects include developing refinery 2030 and 2050 decarbonisation roadmaps, improving the energy efficiency of a grassroots petrochemical complex, integrating a biofuel facility into an existing refinery and developing business case for the implementation of both green and blue hydrogen projects.