Centre for Climate and Sustainability Policy (CCS)

The Centre for Climate and Sustainability (CCS) works at the cutting edge of RE policy and implementation, covering major areas of research such as climate energy scenarios, future energy security issues, accelerated deployment of RE technologies through RE action plans and policy support, and enhancement of complex decision-making capabilities at institutional levels. The Centre has developed an integrated vision spanning climate policy and energy security issues, combining expertise in energy economics and technologies with sustainability of development.

A Sustainability Consultant, Climate Change Consultancy

Projects List : Centre for Climate and Sustainability

No.

   Name of Project/Assignment Client/Funding Agency

   Year 2016-17

1.

Accelerating RE Deployment in Maharashtra: Implementation Support to the state.

Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation

   Year 2015-2016

1.

Renewable Energy Plan by 2030 for Palakkad District, Kerala.

WWF

   Year 2013-2014-2015

1.

Transitioning to a Cleaner Electricity System using Conventional Sources as Bridge Technologies – A Systems Study

Shakti Foundation

2.

The Energy Report- Kerala: 100% Renewable Energy by 2050

WWF

   Year 2012-2013

1.

Model RE based micro-grid power projects in remote areas MNRE, GOI

2.

Risks of coal-based Electricity Generation in India Confidential

   Year 2011-2012

1.

Renewable Energy Action Plan for Bihar DFID and Government of Bihar

2.

Comparative Evaluation of Incentives to RE based Grid and off-grid Systems and Evolving Normative Guidelines for Revised Incentives for Off-grid Systems MNRE, GoI (Under UNDP Sponsored “Access to Clean Energy” Project)

   Year 2008-2009-2010

1.

Creating a Carbon Neutral Company Vestas India

2.

Techno-economic Evaluation of Solar Power Generation Technologies for Determination of Model Tariffs & Others Incentives in India MNRE, GOI
3. Clean Energy Technology Action Plans for Climate Mitigation in three Indian States (Rajasthan, Maharashtra and Karnataka) UK-Foreign & Commonwealth Office

   Year 2006-2007-2008

1.

A Road Map for Introduction of Generation Based Incentives (GBI) for Renewables in India MNRE, GOI

2.

Renewable Energy Vision Document – 2020 for Union Territory of Puducherry Renewable Energy Agency, Puducherry
3. Consultancy Support to Total Energy Security Mission of Kerala Government of Kerala
4. Integrated Development of Durbuk Block using RE resources ICEF / MNRE, GOI
5. Study of Renewable Energy-based Microgrids in Indian Villages: Pre-feasibility Study New Energy Foundation, Japan

   Year 2005-2006

1.

Analysis and critique of Integrated Energy Policy of the Govt of India (policy intervention) WISE Initiative

   Year 2004-2005

1.

‘Public Cost of Conventional Electricity Generation in India’ – 2 year research study Indian Wind Turbine Manufacturers’ Association