Dr. Vaibhav Chaturvedi
Council on Energy, Environment and Water
011 4073 3353
Official Address
Sanskrit Bhawan, A-10, Qutab Institutional Area, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi – 110067, India
Personal Details

Dr Vaibhav Chaturvedi is an economist who leads The Council's work on Low-Carbon Pathways. His research focuses on energy and climate change mitigation policy issues, especially those impacting India, within the integrated assessment modelling framework of the Global Change Assessment Model (GCAM). Vaibhav’s recent work includes studies on peaking and net-zero emissions for India, pathways and policies for achieving India’s Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) and Mid-Century Strategy within the context of sustainable development and national priorities, the climate policy –energy – water nexus, transportation energy and emission scenarios, HFC emission scenarios and mitigation policy, and nuclear energy scenarios for India. Prior to joining the Council, he was a Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Joint Global Change Research Institute/ Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA. He has been actively involved in global model comparison exercises like the Asian Modelling Exercise (AME) and the Energy Modelling Forum (EMF). Vaibhav has been a part of Government of India committees related to energy and climate change