Programme Officer - Renewable Energy Roadmaps at IRENA, International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)

Luis Janeiro is programme officer at IRENA’s Innovation and Technology Centre in Bonn, where he is responsible for renewable energy roadmaps for Europe.Luis coordinated the recently released study “Renewable Energy Prospects for the European Union” - carried out by IRENA in close collaboration with the European Commission - which shows that the region can double its current share of renewable energy by 2030, with a positive impact in the economy.  Before joining IRENA, Luis was senior energy consultant at Ecofys-Navigant, where he coordinated multiple studies on energy and climate policy for the European Commission, national governments as well as corporations.Luis holds an MSc degree in Sustainable Development from the University of Utrecht (The Netherlands), a postgraduate diploma in Renewable Energies from the University of Santiago (Spain) and a BEng in Industrial Engineering from the University of Vigo (Spain).