Abhinav Goyal is a renewable energy professional. At German Development Cooperation (GIZ) India he works with the rooftop solar energy team as a technical expert. Currently implementing projects on innovative concepts on technology and business models for promoting rooftop solar energy. He is an energy modelling enthusiast and credited with a development of an optimisation modeling tool analysing impacts on operational dispatch with high share of renewables. Abhinav is a mechanical engineer with Master of Science in sustainable energy engineering from KTH Royal Institute of Technology Sweden.