Luís Mendes

Collaborator: PhD student

Luis is taking the PhD in Climate Change and Sustainable Development Policies at Universidade Nova de Lisboa and Universidade de Lisboa. In his research he is aiming to assess the technical, economic and institutional feasibility of the deployment of 100% renewable energy systems at local level. Luis has an MSc. in International Agricultural Marketing by the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne after having been graduated in Agribusines at Instituto de Matemáticas e Gestão in Lisbon. He has more than 15 years experience as a business manager in multinationals being responsible for strategy definition, product development, sales and communication. In parallel, as an entrepreneur, he created and owns a renewable energy (solar photovoltaic) and energy efficiency company in Portugal.