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Sudhakara B Reddy  

 

 

Education :

Ph.D. (Energy Management), Indian Institute of Science, 1991.

 

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Research Interests:

Energy analysis, Energy-environment interactions, Energy efficiency and demand side Management, Renewable sources of energy, Forestry, Natural Resource Accounting, Transportation, Urbanisation, Energy policy and planning.

 

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  • Books:
    • Energy Security and Development-The Changing Global Context, Cambridge Scholars Publishing Ltd,  UK, 2013.
    • Energy Efficiency and Climate Change - Conserving Power for a Sustainable Future Sage publications, New Delhi, 2009.
    • Economic Reforms in India and China Emerging issues and Challenges, Sage Publications, New Delhi, Sage, 2009.
    • Ecology and Human Well Being, Sage Publications, New Delhi, 2006.
    • Energy, Environment and Development: A Technological perspective, Narosa Publishers, New Delhi, 2005.
  • Journal Publications:
    • Dynamics of Urban Mobility: A Comparative analysis of megacities of India, 2012, Transport Policy, Vol 21, pp 152-164.
    • Understanding industrial energy use: Physical energy intensity changes in Indian manufacturing sector, 2011, Energy Policy, vol. 39, No11, pp. 7234-7243.
    • Commercialisation of Sustainable Energy Technologies, 2010, Renewable Energy, Vol 35, pp 1842-1851
    • Decomposition of energy consumption and energy intensity in Indian manufacturing industries, 2010, Energy for a Sustainable World, Vol 14, pp 35-47.
    • Universalization of access to modern energy services in Indian households—Economic and policy analysis , 2009, Energy Policy, Vol 37, No 11, pp 4645-4657
    • Energy consumption in the household sector – An actor-oriented approach, 2009, Energy – The international Journal, Vol 34, No 6.
    • The Great Climate Debate, 2009, Energy Policy, Vol 37, pp. 2997-3008

 

  • Understanding industrial energy use: Physical energy intensity changes in Indian manufacturing sector, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR Working paper - 2008-011).
  • A conceptual framework for development of sustainable development indicators, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR Working paper - 2008-002).
  • Commercialisation of Sustainable Energy Technologies, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR Working paper - 2007-018).
  • Hydrogen Energy For Indian Transport Sector: A Well-To-Wheel Techno-Economic and Environmental Feasibility Analysis, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR Working paper - 2007-004).
  • Barriers and Drivers to Energy Efficiency – A new Taxonomical Approach, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR Working paper - 2007-003) .
  • Energy Analysis, Forestry,Urban Dynamics, Transportation,Diffusion of Renewable Energy Technologies.
  • Sustainable energy security-An Indicator approach
  • Benchmarking Urban Sustainability—A Composite Index for Mumbai and Bangalore (IGIDR Working paper - 2013-011).
  • Metabolism of Mumbai—Expectations, Impasse and The Need for a new Beginning (WP-2013-002)
  • Energising development: Access to modern energy services in India (India Development Report 2012)
  • Projects/Other Appointments:
    • Socio-economic study of Power Project affected people,Thermotech Power , Hyderabad (ongoing).
    • Benchmarking Indian megacities for sustainability‚ÄēAn indicator-based approach, Report submitted to South Asia Network of Economic research Institutes (SANEI), Colombo, Sri Lanka (ongoing).
    • Energy Efficiency and CDM (Completed).
    • Urban Transport Issues – A Case study of Mumbai (Completed).
    • Technology and Natural Resource Management (completed).
    • Energy security in Asia – analysis of socio-economic, political, environmental and technological factors(Completed).
    • Cross-border energy trade in Asia-Pacific region (Completed)..
    • Financing for energy infrastructure development and investment needs (Completed)..
    • Techno-commercial Feasibility Evaluation of Hydrogen Energy Application in Transportation Sector (Completed)..
    • Evaluation of the impact of coal mining: A Socio-economic-environmental study, Report submitted the Singareni Coal Company Ltd. Hyderabad (completed).
  • Scientific and Professional Societies:
    • Member, Expert Appraisal Committee for Thermal Power projects, Ministry of Envt. and Forests, Govt. of India (since April 2007).
    • Member, Expert Appraisal Committee for coal mine projects, Ministry of Envt. and Forests, Govt. of India (since April 2007).
    • Member, Research Advisory Committee, State Institute for Global Environmental Change, Hayama, Japan.
    • Expert, Evaluation of projects on Renewable Energy - FP7 Programme, European Commission, 2007.
    • Member, Working Group on Energy Efficiency and DSM' for formulation of 11th Five year Plan (2007-12), Planning Commission, Govt. of India.
  • Energy and environment I , compulsory course [MSc. and Ph.D. students]
  • Energy and environment II , optional course [MSc. and Ph.D. students]