Tanmay completed his BS in Technical Systems Management from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), specialising in renewable energy and sustainable development. He has worked on climate action and policy projects, and previously lead the UIUC team to design a net-zero building for the US Department of Energy Solar Decathlon. Starting August, he will be pursuing a Masters in Environmental Management at Duke University, focusing on Energy & the Environment. Tanmay is a Student Energy Leaders Fellow.
By Tanmay Takle, Degrees of Change
To proactively prepare for the climate crisis, gaining insight into the parallels, differences and relationships between COVID-19 and climate change can help us to further build long-term resilience.