Finance as a Barrier to EV Adoption If you are looking to buy an electric vehicle (EV) for your business or personal use, you may be surprised to find that the interest rate on the loan for the EV will likely be higher than a comparable diesel- or petrol-powered vehicle.
Isha is a fellow/consultant with RMI India under the fellowship programme. She works with the team on mobility projects and contributes to the organisation’s editorial vertical.
Prior to RMI India, she was working on projects improving energy planning of UK social housing, developing bus rapid transit in China and designing a net-zero energy building for the US Department of Energy Solar Decathlon as part of her integrated masters on sustainable infrastructure. She has completed internships supporting sustainable finance in Africa and resource-efficient agriculture in Brazil during the course of her studies.
Education & Awards
Master of Engineering in Civil Engineering (International Programme) from University College London
Received international recognition for volunteering on youth and student engagement at various NGOs including Engineers Without Borders
New Delhi, India