Willington Ortiz

Research Fellow

Future Energy and Industry Systems
Research Unit International Energy Transitions
Willington Ortiz
+49 202 2492-236
+49 202 2492-198
willington.ortiz@wupperinst.org

Education and Academic Training

  • Master of Sciences in Technology and Resource Management in the Tropics and Subtropics; Cologne University of Applied Sciences
  • Mechanical engineering; Universidad Nacional de Colombia - Bogotá

Professional Experience

  • Since Sep. 2009, Research Fellow, Wuppertal Institute, Division Future Energy and Industry Systems
  • 2006 - 2009, Research Fellow, Cologne Laboratory for Construction Machines (KLB), Cologne University of Applied Sciences
  • 2004 - 2006, Student Assistant, Wuppertal Institute
  • 1999 - 2003: Project Manager; ODECO (Supplier of Conveyors Systems), Cali, Colombia

Research Focus

  • Sustainable energy solutions for developing countries
  • Decentralised energy concepts