Name: Sreekumar Nhalur
Designation: Member, Energy group
Description: Sree is keen to use his professional skills towards making Energy a catalyst for sustainable development. He joined Prayas in 2000 after working in the industry for 14 years in ‘IT applications to power’. He works to improve electricity service to the poor and democratise sector governance. This is through policy analysis, regulatory interventions and capacity building of civil society groups. He also devotes some time to the Hyderabad section of the Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers; Knowledge In Civil Society, a trust involved in strengthening knowledge commons in Science & Technology and Ananda Bharathi, a school for under-privileged girls.
Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering from IIT- Bombay, 1984
Masters degree in Power Systems Engineering from IIT-Kharagpur, 1988