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Gandhar G Ukidve

Gandhar G Ukidve

Research Analyst

At The Council, Gandhar is working on power quality issues related to rooftop solar PV. He is also involved in piloting business models for utilities to promote distributed energy resources.

Previously, he worked with Prayas (Energy) Group on projects, including estimating electricity consumption in the agriculture sector in Maharashtra, tracking data for its online data portal, and analysing various state regulations with regard to net metering and renewable purchase obligations (RPO). During his brief stint at EXIDE Industries Ltd, he primarily monitored energy consumption in the plant.

Gandhar holds a Master’s degree in Renewable Energy Engineering and Management from TERI School of Advanced Studies and an undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Pune.

  • 4cups of tea a day
  • 7years spent in serving his master cat
  • 5cities lived in
  • What I believe in


    In a gentle way, you can shake the world.


    Mahatma Gandhi