School of Transnational Governance

Akhilesh Magal

Fellowship period: 1 September 2019 - 30 November 2019

Akhilesh Magal heads the Renewable Advisory team at Gujarat Energy Research and Management Institute (GERMI) at Gandhinagar, India where he leads the advisory and consulting group. The group’s main task is to act as a think tank and a technical back-stopper to the Government of Gujarat, Energy and Petrochemicals Department.

He has been instrumental in drafting the solar policy, solar-wind hybrid policy, and electric vehicle policy for the state of Gujarat.

He holds a masters degree in environmental engineering from Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, USA and a bachelors degree in electronics engineering from Bangalore Institute of Technology, Bangalore.