Chandana works in the Urban Infrastructure and Utilities vertical of AEEE as a Senior Research Associate. Her research area is Distributed Energy Resources, focusing on Electric Vehicles, Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency. She has over 6 years of work experience and is competent in Power System Studies, Data Science and Energy Modelling. Chandana started her career at Reliance Industries Limited and has worked at Idam Infrastructure prior to joining AEEE. She was engaged as a Consultant with the Technical Assistance program for Solar Rooftop Deployment. She has assisted in Policy and Regulatory framework development in North Eastern States under SUPRABHA and developed an impact assessment model for Solar plus Storage deployment.
Chandana holds Masters in Renewable Energy Engineering and Management from TERI School of Advanced Studies, New Delhi and Bachelors in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Government Engineering College, Thrissur. She has published a Case Study on Virtual Net Metering under USAID PACE-D Program. She is an active member of IEEE Power and Energy Society, Transportation Electrification and Smart Grid Community.