GianLuca Cremonesi has been appointed General Manager of Air Liquide Biogas Solutions Europe.

GianLuca Cremonesi

Source: Air Liquide

Already President of Air Liquide Italy since 2017, the new role will see Cremonesi take the lead of the group’s dedicated entity to developing the biogas sector in Europe.

The biogas sector is experiencing strong growth, driven by a significant demand for renewable energy from both industry and the transport sector.

Over the past few years, Air Liquide Biogas Solutions Europe has developed a unique know-how that covers the entire biogas value chain, from production to distribution, and embarked on promising local circular economy projects.

The appointment of Cremonesi aims to give new impetus to the development projects existing in the area, which are part of a circular economy: the development model put in place field in Italy in fact aims to create partnerships with agricultural operators in order to enhance agricultural and livestock waste, using them within the biomethane production plants destined, in the form of Bio-LNG (Bio-Liquefied Natural Gas), to transport.

An approach in line with the group’s commitment to the development of sustainable mobility and the promotion of a low carbon society.

Commenting on the new appointment, Cremonesi said, “I am proud to play this new role and to be able to contribute to the spread of circular economy dynamics through the development of concrete projects in the area.”

“The competence developed by the Air Liquide Group on the entire biomethane value chain for sustainable transport, from the supply and purification of biogas for the production of biomethane to distribution to the end customer through the filling stations, puts us in a privileged position for seize the countless business opportunities in a rapidly developing sector.”