Gauri Singh

Gauri Singh is the Deputy Director-General of the International Renewable Energy Agency. She is a career bureaucrat with over thirty years’ experience in policy formulation, implementation and policy advocacy in the field of renewable energy, sustainable development and livelihoods. She has worked at federal level in the Government of India and in Madhya Pradesh.

At the federal level, in the field of new and renewable energy, she has vast experience of policy formulation, coordination, and international cooperation. Policy initiatives led by her include, the policy framework of National Solar Mission of India 2010, to build solar power capacities in India.

A quote on the subject:

“The world is engaged in a race to net-zero. Transitioning to a low-carbon energy system is fundamental to this pursuit. The renewable energy age will also define our social and economic systems, promoting equitable, inclusive, and sustainable growth. IRENA’s World Energy Transitions Outlook report will show global decision makers the way.”