Dr Arun K Tripathi Takes over as Director General, NISE
Dr Arun K Tripathi has taken over the charge as the Director General of the National Institute of Solar Energy (NISE), Gurugram, on May 18, 2017. He has over three decades of experience in planning, development, and implementation of various renewable energy programmes particularly on biogas development, biomass gasification, solar rooftops, waste to energy, village energy security, solar cities, green buildings, and information and public awareness in the country. He has widely travelled all over India particularly in rural areas, besides, many countries, such as the USA, UK, China, France, Thailand, Japan, etc., on various renewable-energy related assignments. He also acted as the editor of Akshay Urja from January 2005 till the previous issue (February-April 2017).