Tim Dumenil

Creative Spirit & Hydrogen Project Manager

New ideas in consultancy, strategy and operations

Tim, a Chartered Mechanical Engineer, brings 25 years of expertise in energy management and supply chain leadership. During 6 years with Pale Blue Dot, Tim has led the development of the GreenStills technology and worked on various Carbon Management projects, (Acorn Carbon Capture & Storage (CCS), CO2 Utilisation (CCU), Acorn Hydrogen, Circular Economy, Resource Efficiency). Tim brings efficiency insights and experience from 15 years of operational and supply chain leadership, strategy development and change management with Diageo’s brewing, distillation and supply chain operations.

Tim is a proven business leader in supply operations across the UK, West Africa, Thailand and Australia with a keen eye for strategic and commercial wins. Tim has a passion for continuous improvement and energy efficiency that have led to significant bottom line business benefits. Tim thrives alongside inspirational leaders, making rapid decisions in a commercial environment full of fresh challenges, creating value through pursuing the elimination of waste and achieving carbon reduction through efficiency, process innovation and alternative sources of energy.

After project managing the ACT Acorn project for Pale Blue Dot, Tim is now the project manager for the Acorn Hydrogen project. Acorn Hydrogen builds on the Acorn CCS project and from 2025 seeks to deliver hydrogen at scale into the Gas National Transmission System and into Aberdeen and its surrounding regions (Aberdeen Vision). The subsequent build out of Acorn Hydrogen delivers a climate change mitigating project of national and international significance.