Prof. Ye Huang is a professor of Energy Engineering at Ulster University. He is a Member of the Energy Institute, a Chartered Engineer and a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. He was awarded a PhD in Clean Coal Technologies in 1998 from Ulster University. He has specific technical expertise in carbon capture and storage, energy system modelling and fossil fuel power plant optimisation. He has 30 years’ experience with scenario analyses of fossil fuel combustion. He has wide experience in establishing multi-partner collaborative projects to develop and exploit fossil fuel and biomass/ waste technologies, covering all aspects of techno-economic analysis and life cycle assessment studies. He has published more than 80 peer reviewed journal and conference papers.