#India has 22 of the 30 most polluted cities in the world. India's population is exposed to #AirPollution that is four times the maximum recommended level by #WorldHealthOrganization.
Harmful pollutants like #dioxins & #furans that have negative effects on the health of humans & the environment are released while burning trash in incinerators & waste-to-energy plants.
Gauri holds a B.E in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, after which she worked in the IT sector for a year. She then went on to do an MTech in Renewable Energy Engineering and Management from The TERI School of Advanced Studies, New Delhi. She has interned with CSEP for her thesis, which focussed on the study of the Bangalore Electricity Supply Company. She also has experience working with The National Solar Energy Federation of India. Her interests revolve around energy policy, energy diplomacy, and the defense sector. She is also a classical dancer and is continuing her lessons in Kathak.