BloombergNEF Solar Associate Tara joined the team in April 2018. Her research focuses on utility-scale solar in the U.S., and associated trends. These include project finance and tax credits, asset acquisitions, company strategy, and solar and storage.
Between Tara’s current role at BNEF and her first job as a manufacturing engineer at an international carmaker, she worked on several sustainability-linked projects. These include analyses of consumer preferences for electrification in developing countries, and life cycle impacts of agricultural systems. She is fluent in English, Tamil, and Hindi.
Tara holds an M.S. in Natural Resources and Environment and an M.A in Applied Economics from the University of Michigan.