Acknowledgements

ICF would like to thank the following partners, organizations and individuals for their generous contributions. The success of these two workshops would not have been possible without their significant contributions.

First and foremost, ICF is grateful to the contributions of the Project Overseer and Deputy Chair of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Experts Group on Clean Fossil Energy (EGCFE), Dr. Frank Mourits (Natural Resources Canada) for his input and guidance throughout the project. ICF also thanks Mr. Scott Smouse, U.S. Department of Energy (US DOE) and APEC EGCFE Chair, for his support for the Mexico workshop.

Viet Nam

The workshop was organized, led and facilitated by ICF consultant, Dr. Ananth Chikkatur (ICF), with support from ICF consultants in Viet Nam, Nguyen T. Dan and Prof. Vo Le Phu.

We thank the following key individuals for being part of the workshop:

Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT), Viet Nam – Mr. Hoang Quoc Vuong and Mr. Lê Tuan Phong.

Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE), Viet Nam – Dr. Bui Cach Tuyen.

Asian Development Bank (ADB) – Dr. Pradeep Tharakan, Dr. Bill Gunter, Craig Hart, Doug Macdonald, and Tina Pascual.

International Experts – Simone Carr-Cornish (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation [CSIRO]), Justine Garrett (International Energy Agency [IEA]), Dr. Stanley Santos (International Energy Agency Greenhouse Gas Research and Development Programme [IEAGHG]), and Christopher Short (Global CCS Institute).

Mexico

The workshop was organized by the Mexican Federal Electricity Commission (Comisión Federal de Electricidad [CFE]) with support and guidance from Dr. Ananth Chikkatur and Dr. Frank Mourits. ICF thanks all members of CFE who played a critical role in ensuring the success of the Mexico City workshop.

We thank the following key individuals for being part of the workshop:

Federal Electricity Commission, Mexico – Dr. Moises Davila, Mr. Vicente Arevalo, Mr. Oscar Jimenez, Mr. Rafael Acosta, and Mr. Gustavo Arvizu Lara,.

International Experts – Alice Gibson and Dr. Steve Whittaker (Global CCS Institute), Dr. Stefan Bachu (Alberta Innovates-Technology Futures), Neil Wildgust (Petroleum Technology Research Centre [PTRC]), and Wesley Peck (University of North Dakota Energy & Environmental Research Center [UNDEERC]).

Mexican Experts – Dra. Amparo Martínez Arroyo (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México [UNAM]), Dr. José Miguel González Santaló (Instituto de Investigaciones Eléctricas [IIE]), and Rodolfo Lacy (Mario Molina Center).

We also thank all the participants of the roundtable discussions for making these a success.