Bo Shen

Bo Shen is a Principal Scientific Engineering Associate in the China Group of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. His current work at LBNL involves extensive collaboration with Chinese partners on improving China’s energy use through industrial energy efficiency and demand-side management programs. Dr. Shen has over 17 years of experience working in the energy field. Prior to joining the China Group at LBNL, Dr. Shen led the China Energy Efficiency and DSM Project at the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) where he worked with partners in China in building capacity and providing policy support in facilitating greater energy efficiency improvement at the national level and designing and implementing DSM programs at the provincial level. From 1999-2007, Dr. Shen worked as a Senior Public Utilities Analyst for the state utility advocate agency in Delaware on a broad range of regulatory issues including electricity restructuring, retail competition, wholesale power market development, integrated resource planning, energy efficiency, demand response, renewable energy, and distributed generation. Dr. Shen had also worked as a policy specialist primarily in the area of regional planning and energy management for 4 years at the Chinese Academy of Science before he moved to the U.S. in 1990 to pursue his graduate study. Dr. Shen earned a Ph.D. in energy and environmental policy from University of Delaware, an MBA in finance from Temple University, a M.S. focusing on environmental policy from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and a B.A. in mechanical engineering from Peking University.

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