Name: Aniruddha Ketkar
Designation: Research Associate
Research Area: Energy transition and energy modelling
Description: Ani worked with various Engineering consultants for 30 years designing upstream oil & gas, chemical and petrochemical projects. That has motivated him to study the energy sector from a fresh perspective to make it more sustainable. He is exploring the renewables-led energy transition and its ramifications on the fossil fuels sector and cascading effects on public finance. He is also involved in the development of an open source energy model. He believes that access to energy should be fair, affordable and equitable and an active and well informed civil society is the key to policy initiatives serving the larger public good.
He likes to read, trek and listen to Indian classical, film and folk music in his spare time.
Education: B. E. (Mechanical Engg.), VJTI, Mumbai, 1986
M.Tech (Thermal & Fluids Engg,), IIT Bombay, 1988