Parth Bhatia | Research Associate

Parth Bhatia is a research associate at CPR’s Initiative on Climate, Energy and Environment. He is currently working on India’s energy and electricity transformation and the political economy of climate change at a global and national scale. He is also interested in international politics, green buildings and the role of technology in accelerating climate action through data driven decision making.

He holds a Bachelors Degree in Energy Engineering with a Masters in Energy Systems Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay). During his undergraduate programme, he pursued his interest in green buildings through the Solar Decathlon, an international green building construction competition. As a founding member of Team Shunya, the first Indian entry for the Solar Decathlon, he helped design and constructed a fully functional, solar powered, zero energy house for the Indian middle class. 

Parth worked as a consultant at A.T. Kearney prior to joining Center for Policy Research, where he worked on projects related to supply change transformation and cost optimization for leading Indian corporations.