Timo has over 30 years of experience dealing with a variety of energy and environmental issues with a number of firms including Shell Canada, BC Hydro, BC Gas (now Fortis BC), and BC Research Inc. Most recently, he was the Sustainable Development Manager for Shell’s international sulphur and road bitumen businesses. His career experience includes energy project design and planning; energy economics and forecasting; integrated resource planning and DSM; GHG strategy development and implementation; carbon offset origination and verification; and project development and evaluation using such tools as life cycle analysis and multi-attribute trade-off analysis. Timo holds a chemical engineering degree from the University of Toronto, and MBA and MRM degrees from Simon Fraser University in Vancouver. He is a registered professional engineer in B.C., and a member of the board of the national NGO, “Tree Canada”.