Managing Director, BlueWave Solar
Dr. Kavita Ravi is the Head of Grid Integration at Blue Wave Solar, where she is responsible for interconnection in Blue Wave’s solar and storage projects across multiple states. Previously, she led programs to demonstrate viable business models for energy storage at the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC). In 2016, she co-led the State of Charge report that explored the market opportunities and barriers for energy storage in Massachusetts. At MassCEC, she also established a program to support universities and companies leverage clean energy funding opportunities. Prior to MassCEC, Kavita worked on microgrids and energy access issues with the U.S. Department of Energy and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratories. From 2011 through 2013, she served as a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science at the U.S. Department of Energy where she led market transforming programs to promote energy efficiency. Kavita has a Ph.D in Computer Engineering from the University of Colorado at Boulder and worked for several years in the private sector commercializing the technology of her doctoral research. You can contact Kavita at firstname.lastname@example.org.
24-Oct-2023Salon I/IIEnergy storage: How to turn today's integration challenge into tomorrow's opportunity