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Akriti Bhargava

National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)

Based in

United States
North America

Akriti is a Regulatory Policy Analyst with the National Renewable Energy Laboratory’s Strategic Energy Analysis Center. Her work focuses on clean energy law and policy – both U.S. and international. She received her J.D. with honors from Lewis & Clark Law School with certificates in Energy and Sustainability Law, and International Law. She previously worked for Harvard Law School’s Environmental & Energy Law Program.

Country(ies) of Specialty

United States India

Focus areas of expertise

Greenwashing Climate policy and politics Climate law and litigation Net Zero

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Bhargava, Akriti. “The Urgent Need for Climate-Related Risk Disclosures in India’s Energy Industry.” Georgetown Journal of International Law, vol. 54, no. 1, 2022.

Climate-Washing Litigation: Legal Liability for Misleading Climate Communications (CSSN Report, Jan. 2022)