Camilla Oliveira works for Agora Energiewende as a project manager Latin America with a focus on the decarbonisation of industrial sectors. Before joining Agora, she worked as a researcher at Cenergia which is an energy planning think tank for Latin American and global issues based at COPPE/Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, and as a consultant for the United Nations Environment Programme. In these positions, Camilla developed reports and scientific studies on the techno-economic assessment of decarbonisation technologies for industrial sectors in Brazil. She was also responsible for modelling the industrial energy demand of Peru as part of an integrated energy planning model for the Peruvian Ministry of Mines and Energy.
Camilla is completing her PhD in energy planning at COPPE/Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, which included a research stay of one year at the Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development at the Utrecht University, Netherlands. Her thesis focuses on the role of biomaterials in energy transition scenarios. Camilla holds a master degree in energy planning and is a graduate chemical engineer.
Camilla is a member of the Global Women’s Network for Energy Transition and an alumni of the EnerTracks Study Tour training programme organised by Agora Energiewende and RENAC.