ACEF Speaker 2019

Yu Liu

Deputy Director of Sichuan Energy Internet Research Institute,
Tsinghua University

Yi Liu, deputy director of Sichuan Energy Internet Research Institute, Tsinghua University.

He received the Bachelor and the master’s degree in electrical engineering from Tsinghua University in 2003 and 2006, respectively, and Dual Bachelor’s Degree of Economics from Peking University in 2006. Since 2008, Yi Liu’s has been working on Smart Grid, and his research interests are in Energy Internet Planning, and Flexible Energy Resource Planning, Control and Optimization. He has participated in several key smart grid projects of State Grid Corporation of China and China Southern Power Grid Company Limited. He participated in various work related to energy Internet in 2014. In early 2015, and he took part in the establishment of Sichuan Energy Internet Research Institute, Tsinghua University, and work as deputy director there until now.

As the main participant, he led and participated in 12 research projects of Internet + smart energy organized by the National Energy Administration, and he was mainly responsible for the business model research. Furthermore, he participated in the compilation of promoting "Internet + smart energy" (energy Internet) guidance opinions approved by National Energy Administration.

He also led the "Tianfu New District Energy Internet Demonstration Project" and a sub-project of "Zhuhai Energy Internet + Smart Energy Demonstration Project". Besides scientific and technological research and development, he is also responsible for the technology commercialization of our institute.


  • Deep Dive Workshop: Urban Microgrids