Ivan Solomin

Project: Russia's Energy Future (A Case Study of Biogas) (2011)

research theme: Energy
Directors: Reinier de Graaf

Economist Ivan Solomin is from Moscow. He studied in the Energy research theme with Reinier de Graaf. Ivan’s project looked at the potential of bio-energy and the effects it might have on Russia. He investigated how Russia can begin the transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy and suggested that a long-term and gradual approach was needed to ensure that renewables are viable. He focused on a case study involving the construction of biogas plants using a public-private partnership in the Belgorod Region of Russia. Ivan currently works at Strelka.