As India continues to industrialize rapidly, it is entering its most energy-intensive phase of economic growth -- building new infrastructure and increasing the use of transportation. Its energy demand was nearly 700mtoe (million tonnes of oil equivalent) in 2010. According to a McKinsey report, this is expected to cross 1500mtoe by 2030.
PhD research fellow, IIT Bombay
Amreen Bains is a PhD research fellow at IIT Bombay and is conducting a research in covalent organic frameworks. She has done her Masters in Science in Chemistry from IIT Hyderabad and her BSc (Hons) Chemistry from Hansraj College, University of Delhi.
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