Synergizing Clean Energy and Green Transportation

Presented By: Deepak Waikar

Sustainable development of cities and towns is expected to be considerably dependent on the use of clean energy and green transportation system with objectives for reducing pollution, minimizing congestion, improving efficiency, reliability, and quality. Innovations in energy conservation, energy efficiency, clean and renewable energy technologies along with smart grid, micro grid, smart meters, and the use of artificial intelligence have been reported worldwide. Autonomous electric vehicles and zero-emission green vehicles have started making inroads in metro and megacities. Therefore, synergizing innovations in clean energy and green transportation technology have a crucial role in transforming the sustainable connectivity of the future. Such synergy can substantially improve air quality, environment, connectivity, and efficiency. This presentation highlights innovations in clean energy and green transportation technologies, policies, and practices for such transformation. Current trends, potential research & development projects, technology policy and governance issues which various stakeholders can collaborate on and how youths can be engaged in inspiring and enriching such programmes will, also, be discussed.


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Who Should Attend?

  • Post-Graduate Students, Researchers, Academicians and Professionals

About the Speaker

Image of the webinar presenter Deepak WaikarDeepak Waikar (Managing Partner for EduEnergy Consultants LLP, Singapore, and Chair of the IEEE Education Society Singapore Chapter) has been involved in education, training, research, and management fields for almost three decades. He has authored/co-authored book chapters, research articles, and policy papers on power, energy, management, and education related topics. He has served on various committees of professional bodies such as Chairman of the IEEE, Power Engineering Chapter, Singapore, and Vice Chairman of World Energy Council, Singapore. He is a recipient of the IEEE Power Engineering Society’s Outstanding Power Engineers' Award 2003 and the SP-Green Buddy Award 2004. He has delivered invited presentations on power, energy, education, management, and leadership related topics at the international conferences, seminars, and forums. Dr. Waikar is a Senior Member of the IEEE USA and a life member of the Institution of Engineers, India. Dr. Waikar completed Ph.D. (the National University of Singapore, M.S. (the University of Saskatchewan, Canada) and Professional Development Certificate of University Teaching (University of Newcastle, Australia). He also obtained PG-DBM (Nagpur University), M.Tech. (IIT-Banaras Hindu University) and B.E. (The Government Engineering College, Aurangabad) in India, respectively. His interests include Sustainable Energy Leadership Development, Re-inventing & Transforming Education, and Sustainable Development.

Tags & Topics for This Webinar:

  • Clean Energy; Green Transportation; Synergy; Smart Cities; Electric Transportation; Electric Vehicles