Ansone, Ance

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Ance Ansone has an energy policy developers background, previously working in the Ministry of Economics of Latvia in the Energy Market and Infrastructure Department as a gas market policy planner. Currently, Ance works as International Project Development Manager in Conexus Baltic Grid (Conexus) which is a unified gas transmission system and storage operator in Latvia. Her working field includes high-level regulatory analysis on a national and EU level, and strategic priority identification while developing positions and regulatory proposals, specializing in the biomethane and hydrogen market. She is responsible for implementing the gas guarantee of origins (GO) system in Latvia and currently represents her company in various international organizations such as the European Network of Transmission System Operators for Gas (ENTSOG), European Hydrogen Backbone (EHB), and the Association of Issuing Bodies (AIB).  

AIB provides the EECS standard for GOs for different energy carriers within Europe, which has been implemented in 28 countries so far, with several more joining in the near future. AIB also operates a European hub for transferring GOs, thereby linking its members, and is this year opening for transfers of gas GOs, where Conexus will be one of the participants.