Prof. Dr. Sanjay Kaul

Prof. Dr. Sanjay Kaul holds degrees in Energy Engineering and Energy Management & Policy from IIT, India and University of Pennsylvania, USA.

His expertise includes Renewable Energy Systems, Energy Politics in Developing Countries, Energy Management and Environmental Energy Systems.

He is Professor at the Department of Industrial Technology, Fitchburg State University, and Co-coordinator of the Energy Program and the principal architect of the new curriculum in Energy Management Technology, covering energy resources and the environment, energy conservation, power and lighting, co-generation and waste recovery systems. As a Fulbright senior specialist, he developed a program on renewable and sustainable development for the European Union.

Professor Kaul has provided technical consultancy for ERS Inc. in Massachusetts, USA. He also served as senior fellow at University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun, India, participated in energy discussion forums and presented lectures on various topics on energy in USA, Europe, India and Nepal.

As a distinguished energy specialist of Fitchburg State University, Prof. Dr. Kaul has authored and co-authored various publications on energy technology and policy in internationally renowned books and journals.


Energy Implementation Strategy Energy Management, Appropriate Technology Implementation, Energy Conservation and Energy Politics in Developing Countries
Sustainable Energy and Mobility Issues Biofuels and Hydrogen Technology. Alternative Drive Technology and Renewable Energy for Electric Power and Sustainable Development.
Sanjay Kaul Role of Renewable Energy and Energy Access in India - A New Approach (work in progress)
Sanjay Kaul and Raphael Edinger Efficiency Versus Cost of Alternative Fuels from Renewable Resources - Outlining Decision Parameters, Energy Policy 32 (2004), pp. 929-935.
Raphael Edinger and Sanjay Kaul Humankind’s Detour towards Sustainability- Past, Present, and Future of Renewable Energies and Electric Power Generation. Published in International Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 4 (2000), pp. 295-313.
Sanjay Kaul Price Elasticity of Petroleum Products in Selected African Countries. Published in Journal of Energy Conversion and Management, Vol. 36, No. 4 (1995), pp. 219-224.
S. Bucholc, Sanjay Kaul, Garvin Chandler Energy Conservation: A Practical Guide for All Consumer. Published in Journal of Industrial Technology, 1995.
Sanjay Kaul and Qain Liu Rural Household Energy Use in Developing Countries: A Case Study of China. Published in Energy, The International Journal, 17 (1992), 405.
N.D. Kaushik and Sanjay Kaul Solar Collector cum Storage and Collector Reflector Systems: A State of Art Study. "Desert Energy Resources and Technology", Editors N. D. Kaushik, and S. Kaneff, Scientific Publishers, Jodhpur, 1992.
Sanjay Kaul and Mark Bernstein A Honey Comb Roof and Mixed Water-Mass Wall in a Building for Passive Space Heating. Presented at the 15th National Passive Solar Conference, Austin ,Texas, March, 1990.
Raphael Edinger and Sanjay Kaul Sustainable Mobility: Renewable Energies Powering Fuel Cell Vehicles, Quorum Books, Connecticut, USA, 2004.
Raphael Edinger and Sanjay Kaul Renewable Resources for Electric Power: Prospects and Challenges, Praeger Publishing, Connecticut, USA, 2000.