Vignesh Ramasamy is a member of the Distributed Systems and Storage Group in the Strategic Energy Analysis Center. His primary focus is on the system cost benchmark models and analysis.

Areas of Expertise

Techno-economic analysis of solar and energy storage
Perfect knowledge energy storage dispatch
Project valuation and investment analysis
Technical entrepreneurship

Research Interests

Financial feasibility study of renewable energy technologies
Market policies and regulations to integrate more renewables and energy storage
Integrated energy resource optimization for low system cost
Energy trading in wholesale power markets


Master of Industrial/Engineering Management, Northwestern University, Chicago, 2016
Bachelor of Electronics and Communications Engineering, College of Engineering Guindy, Chennai, 2012

Prior Work Experience

Resource Modeling Analyst, NextEra Energy Inc., 2018 – 2019
Application Value Manager, ViZn Energy Systems, 2017 – 2018
Energy Analyst – Project Intern, Schneider Electric, 2016
Co-Founder & Branding Consultant, Brand Moustache, 2014 – 2015
Business Analyst – CISCO Products, AGC Networks Inc., 2012 - 2014