Prashant Bhanware

Director, GKSPL

Prashant is an energy engineer, with 18+ years of experience in the energy sector in research and consultancy. His key focus area is to work on energy efficient and thermally comfortable buildings, covering the wide spectrum starting from, simulations for design solutions, low embodied carbon building materials, post construction performance measurement, training and capacity building and policy advocacy.

Currently, he is working as Director at Greentech Knowledge Solutions Pvt. Ltd. (GKSPL), which is working on the decarbonisation of the built environment by providing consultancy services for reducing operational energy, improving thermal comfort and reducing cardon footprint of the buildings. Prashant has led various activities under Indo-Swiss Building Energy Efficiency Project (BEEP) which also supported BEE in the development of its first energy code for Residential Buildings.

Earlier, he has worked with The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) & International Institute for Energy Conservation (IIEC) where he has worked on projects and managed activities on renewable energy, resource assessment, energy master planning, demand-side management, energy efficiency, and energy audits.

Prashant has a Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from NIT, Raipur and a Master’s degree in Energy Systems Engineering from the IIT, Bombay. He is a BEE certified Energy Auditor & ECBC Master Trainer.