Amar Bhardwaj is a current Marshall Scholar at the University of Edinburgh and a former research assistant at the Center on Global Energy Policy. He is focused on policy and economic analysis as well as technology development within renewable energy, clean fuels, and CO2 utilization. Previously, Bhardwaj was a lead researcher in Columbia’s Solar Fuels Engineering Lab and the editor in chief of Consilience: The Journal of Sustainable Development. He holds a BS in chemical engineering, summa cum laude, from Columbia University and will soon begin a PhD in chemical engineering at Stanford University, researching technologies for electrochemical CO2 reduction.