Alberto Poggio

Confirmed Assistant Professor

Department of Energy (DENERG)

  • Energy Manager
  • Coordinatore di ambito Energy and Climate Change

Profile

Research interests

COGENERAZIONE
DECARBONIZZAZIONE
efficienza energetica
FONTI RINNOVABILI
pianificazione
TELERISCALDAMENTO

Biography

Born in Torino, 1971 July 18th

Degree in Electrical Engineering in 1997, Masters in Safety Engineering and Risk Analysis in 1998 and PhD in Energetics in 2003, at the Politecnico di Torino.

Assistant Professor in Energy and Environmental Systems at the Energy Department of Politecnico di Torino.

His research fields are biomass-to-energy and waste-to-energy, CHP plants and district heating systems. It 's responsible for a number of research and consultancy projects funded by the Piedmont Region (Italy), many local administrations and energy utilities.

His teaching activities are in Faculty of Engineering of Politecnico di Torino, in Master of Science in Energy Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Automotive Engineering.

Assistant Energy Manager of Politecnico di Torino, for supply management of electricity, heat and fuels.

Board advisor of IREN (Italian energy utility) for CHP and district heating research and development.

Senior consultant for Environment Foundation "Teobaldo Fenoglio" (Turin, Italy), as scientific coordinator of research projects on energy efficiency, renewable energy promotion and greenhouse gas emissions reduction.

Research topics

  • decarbonizzazione dei sistemi energetici urbani e industriali
  • impianti di cogenerazione e sistemi di teleriscaldamento
  • utilizzazione energetica di biomasse e rifiuti

Skills

ERC sectors

PE8_6 - Energy processes engineering

SDG

Goal 7: Affordable and clean energy
Goal 13: Climate action
Goal 11: Sustainable cities and communities

Teaching

PhD Boards

  • DOTTORATO NAZIONALE IN SVILUPPO SOSTENIBILE E CAMBIAMENTO CLIMATICO, 2020/2021 (37. ciclo)
    I.U.S.S. - Istituto Universitario di Studi Superiori - PAVIA

Courses of Study Boards

Teachings

Bachelor of Science

MostraNascondi A.A. passati

Other activities and projects related to teaching

Professor of Fundamentals of Thermal Machines and Cogeneration Plants in the Degree Course in Energy Engineering. Coordinator of the "Technology and Territory" curriculum in the National Doctorate in "Sustainable Development and Climate Change".

Research

Research groups

Other activities and projects related to research

Researcher in Energy and Environmental Systems.

Energy Manager and co-coordinator of the "Energy and Climate Change" area of the Green Team of the Politecnico di Torino. Coordinator of the working group "Energy" in the Network of Universities for Sustainable Development (RUS).

His main research fields concern energy and environmental planning, the decarbonization of urban and industrial energy systems, cogeneration plants and district heating systems, the energy use of biomass and waste. Author of scientific publications in journals and in international conferences. Principal investigator for european and regional research projects, and consulting and research contracts for local authorities, energy operators and industrial companies.

Publications

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