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Vivek Jha

 Vivek Jha
Job Title
Co-Founder
Company
Yellow Tropus
Country
India
Bio

Vivek is a urban and regional planner by training from School of Planning and Architecture (SPA), India. He has worked for a decade with The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), a leading environmental think tank, where led projects on energy access and village electrification. In 2015, he along with Rakesh, an architect by training, started Yellow, a design and engineering company that focuses and specialises in the development of Floating Solar PV (FSPV) Power Plants. Yellow has developed patented technologies catering to different needs of the industry and are amongst the first movers in this sector. Since 2015, Yellow has established a pilot project at Dhanas Lake, Chandigarh in 2016 and have installed a FSPV PP at a raw water reservoir in Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL), Panipat in 2018. Yellow is now working on two utility scale floating solar projects in southern states of India. Vivek has 6 publications in peer reviewed journals and 3 technology patents.