1. On a scale of 1 to 5, how sustainable are you daily?
2. Give an example of the one thing you do to be sustainable
I do exercise at least one hour per day to maintain my physical and mental health.
3. Who is your sustainable ‘inspiration’?
My children give me continued pleasure and remind my wills.
4. What does the world need to become more sustainable right now?
I think we need to control world’s population growth or reduce it slowly.
5. What one piece of advice would you give your younger self?
Spend more time to you and your family.
6. Could you live ‘off grid’ for a whole year?
I don’t think so.
7. What three sustainable items would you want on a desert island?
A charged mobile phone, knife or axe, and a lighter.
8. If you could rid the world of one thing that is environmentally detrimental, what would it be?
9. What one step could each of us make right now to be more sustainable?
Reducing use of plastic bags or increase its recyclability through segregated waste, sorting and collection.
Thinking holistically about hydrogen’s place in the energy transition
As energy operators across the world come to terms with the continuously changing nature of the energy transition, the need for a wide-lens view of the situation is clear. This includes knowing the capabilities and pitfalls of renewable energy sources at our fingertips, hydrogen being one that is especially prevalent. Kees van Wingerden, an expert with more than 45 years’ experience in industrial safety and infrastructure development, makes the case for holistic thinking and planning for the ‘new’ energy landscape.