ACEF Speaker 2019
Senior Energy Specialist in Energy Division of South Asia Regional Department (SAEN),
Asian Development Bank
Aiming Zhou is a Senior Energy Specialist in the Sector Service Advisory Division of Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department at Asian Development Bank (ADB). As the focal point of ADB’s Clean Energy Program, he oversees ADB's clean energy activities, coordinates ADB's efforts in clean energy development, climate change mitigation and provides technical support to ADB's energy related operations in low carbon development.
He is currently also leading ADB’s Asia Energy Efficiency Accelerator project to promote demand side energy efficiency investments in Asia and the Pacific. Prior to joining ADB in 2009, he worked with Alliance to Save Energy (2008-2009), University of Delaware (1999-2008) in the United States and Energy Research Institute in People’s Republic of China (1997-1999). He received a Doctoral degree in Energy and Environmental Policies from University of Delaware. He also holds Master degree in System Engineering (Economics) from Tsinghua University, and Bachelor degree in Energy Engineering from University of Science & Technology Beijing.
- Session 2.4: Sustainability Lessons in Hydropower, Offshore Wind, and Pacific Utilities