Gabriela Peña Balderrama

PhD Candidate


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Phone number: 0046 - 764088437

Gabriela works as a PhD candidate at the Division of Energy Systems Analysis- KTH since april 2014. Her work has been focused in the development of national-level energy models used to analize future scenario and policy pathways. Her research work has been related to energy demand forecasting, optimization and modelling techniques for power systems planning and, more recently, inter-linkages between climate, water availability and water use in power generation.

In a recent work, she collaborated to the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA) and the Energy Ministry in Bolivia for the elaboration of the Energy-model base for Bolivia and Energy Policy Briefs. During her work within UNDESA, Gabriela participated as a trainer during capacity building workshops in the Long-range Energy Alternative Planning System, LEAP, where key members from ministries and from the energy planning sector participated

Prior to joining dESA, Gabriela worked as a Project Engineer developing conceptual engineering at the Bolivian Agency for the Industrialization of Hydrocarbons. Gabriela holds a degree of Chemical Engineering from Mayor de San Simón University in Bolivia and currently she is in the 2nd year of her PhD studies in KTH.

Belongs to: Department of Energy Technology
Last changed: Jul 20, 2017