Nickhil Sharma


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Key Research Interests

Sustainable Development 
Sociotechnical transitions
Smart Energy Technologies
Socially inclusive smart grid transitions
Social Justice


Nickhil Sharma, a PhD Researcher at the Science, Society & Sustainability (3S) Group, University of East Anglia, Norwich, United Kingdom, investigates smart energy technologies and their social justice implications through the Horizon 2020-funded GECKO Project. Collaborating with a distribution network company, an independent research and advocacy group, and a low-carbon technology social enterprise, Nickhil aims to identify marginalized households in the UK’s energy transition and explore how intersectionality, rooted in Black Feminist thought, can enhance inclusivity.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
  • SDG 17 - Partnerships for the Goals

Education/Academic qualification

Master in Science, Chalmers University of Technology

Award Date: 30 Jun 2019

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