Shirish is a young professional working as a Senior Research Associate with AEEE’s Industrial Energy Efficiency division. He works in the field of Industrial Energy Efficiency and Energy Analysis and has worked with Thermax Limited for 1.3 years in a solar thermal power plant as a field engineer. Also, while working with TERI School of Advanced Studies, he has done a project on estimating the potential of CO2 reduction, at the national level, by application of reflective film on the glasses of a vehicle and another project on estimating the IPPU emissions from various industrials sectors. He holds a postgraduate degree in Renewable Energy Engineering and Management from the TERI School of advanced studies and an undergraduate degree in Mechanical engineering. His interest area includes industrial decarbonization through material efficiency and energy efficiency. Apart from this he is also good at sports and had played Cricket up to state level.