WEBINAR 1: Introduction to the Indian market – An intro to the energy system and transitional efforts

19. Maj 2020 kl. 14:00 - 15:00

Solar and wind are emerging as viable cost competitors to coal, oil and nuclear technologies. We compare the overall plans for both the Danish and the Indian energy systems looking towards 2030 and 2050. Share of renewable energy in the system today and in the future, we focus on which technologies tomorrows energy systems are based upon and the challenges that might cause.


Join us in this first of four webinars and gain insight into your possibilities within the Indian energy system.





Introduction to the Theme and Speaker 1

v/  Dr. Deepshikha Sharma

Commercial Head – Water & Environment, Cleantech, Smart Cities

Royal Danish Embassy, New Delhi



Renewable energy Sector – India

     v/ Mr Chintan Shah


     Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Ltd.

     New Delhi, India



Indo-Danish Cooperation on Wind Energy

      v/ Stephan Skare Enevoldsen 

      Counsellor, Energy

      Embassy of Denmark, New Delhi, India


Q&A Session


See you next time

v/  Dr. Deepshikha Sharma

  Commercial Head, Water & Environment,

  Royal Danish Embassy, New Delhi



About the speakers:

Shri Chintan Shah has joined as Director (Technical) with Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Ltd (IREDA) on 5th March, 2018.
Prior to joining IREDA, Shri Shah was serving as President with SUZLON Group of Companies. He started his career from TERI, before moving to SUZLON in 2001. He has worked on various aspects of renewable energy ranging from policy & regulatory matters to project development & financing. He graduated in Chemical Engineering from The M S
University of Vadodara.


Stephan Skare Enevoldsen is Counsellor for Energy at the Royal Danish Embassy in in New Delhi. He is responsible for strategic government cooperation between Denmark and India in the areas of Energy and Climate.

Prior to joining the Embassy in New Delhi Mr. Enevoldsen worked as Senior Danida Adviser for the Energy Efficiency Engagement (3e) focused on industry in Bangladesh. As the Head of the International Cleantech Network (ICN) he was also responsible of international outreach of the Copenhagen Cleantech Cluster (now called CLEAN Cluster).

Mr. Enevoldsen has a Master of Science in Innovation and Business Development (MSc.MIB) and a Bachelor of Science in International Business (BSc.IB) from Copenhagen Business School.