Javier Reneses

Javier Reneses
Guest Faculty
(510) 486-5063

Javier Reneses is Associate Professor in the Institute for Research in Technology (IIT) at Universidad Pontificia Comillas in Madrid, and Visiting Scholar at the Berkeley Lab.

He has headed more than 70 consultancy and research projects, and has participated in more than 130. He has worked and lectured extensively on the operation, planning and regulation of natural gas and electricity systems, as well as on the regulation of electric and natural gas systems, rate design and integration of Distributed Energy Resources. In these topics he has been a consultant for governments, international institutions, industrial associations, and utilities in many countries.

Prof. Reneses has published more than 100 papers and book chapters in national and international journals, and conference proceedings. He has been lecturing on Electricity tariffs and Distribution regulation in the Florence School of Regulation and Comilllas University. He also has been teaching Statistics and Energy and Sustainability for several years at the School of Engineering.

He holds BSc and MSc degrees in Electrical Engineering from the Universidad Pontificia Comillas, Madrid, Spain. He received his PhD degree for the thesis “Mid-term operation of electricity markets”. He also holds a degree in Mathematics from the Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED), Madrid.