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Fernando J. de Sisternes

1850 I St. NW, 10th floor
Washington, DC 20433
E-mail: fsisternes at
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PhD Engineering Systems: Technology, Management and Policy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology ('14)
SM Technology and Policy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology ('10)


Fernando is an energy specialist at the World Bank's Energy Sector Management Assistance Program (ESMAP) where he leads the variable renewable grid integration program, and co-leads the Energy Storage Partnership. Since joining the World Bank he has worked with teams around the world on strategic energy planning, energy security, regional market integration, and renewable energy grid integration. Fernando has 13 years energy sector experience including roles at U.S. Argonne National Laboratory, the International Energy Agency, Siemens Gamesa, and other organizations as an independent policy consultant, with published works in IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Energy Economics, Applied Energy, among others. He holds a PhD in Technology, Management and Policy, and a MS in Technology and Policy from MIT.

Last update: April, 2020