Davide has worked in the area of GHG emission abatement and energy efficiency from combustion and gasification of biosolids, municipal waste and low-rank coal for over 20 years.
He is a Certified Measurement and Verification Professional (CMVP) with the Efficiency Valuation Organisation. He has also completed courses conducted by SAI Global on Implementing and Maintaining an Environmental Management System and Advanced GHG Compliance, Global Footprint Network (GFN) into Ecological Footprinting, and via the Energy Efficiency Council, International Performance Measurement and Verification Protocol (IPMVP).
Davide holds a PhD and a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering from The University of Adelaide. Post PhD, the Japanese Society for Promotion of Science (JSPS) awarded him a prestigious Research Fellowship. He is a published author of 14 scientific articles in peer reviewed scientific journals. He has presented his work at 16 international conferences.
Davide is a Registered Greenhouse and Energy Auditor (Category 1) under section 75A of the National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting Act 2007 through the Australian Government’s Clean Energy Regulator. He is also a member of the Australian Institute of Environmental Accounting (AIEA), IChemE and the Efficiency Valuation Organisation (EVO).