Shruti Nagbhushan works as a Research Analyst with the Council on Energy, Environment and Water (CEEW). She holds an interest in climate change mitigation and energy, social and economic development, climate policy analysis, energy planning and rural energy access.
Shruti recently graduated from Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) with a Masters degree in Climate Change and Sustainability Studies. She holds an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Pune. She also holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism from St. Xavier’s, Mumbai. During her post-graduate degree at TISS, her thesis work was on the estimation of crop-wise energy consumption in the agriculture sector using input-output analysis. Her other academic projects include implementation of Forest Rights Act and assessment of livelihood dependence of tribal populations on Non-Timber Forest Produce, under the Forest Department of Maharashtra. She is also interested in energy modelling, quantification of policies to assess their mitigation potential, and econometric modelling.
Shruti loves solving puzzles, playing board games, painting and trekking.