Aman Chitkara

  • India

Aman is a former Manager in RMI’s India Mobility practice. He joined RMI in October 2014.


Aman Chitkara is a Manager with RMI where he works with government and private sector clients on identifying strategies to transition to a clean energy system. He has led multiple thought papers and research projects on mobility systems, electricity generation and distribution, and global climate change.

Most recently Aman has been working with various government and private sector stakeholders in India to identify actionable pathways towards a shared, electric and connected mobility future. Prior to his work on India’s mobility sector, Aman worked with RMI’s eLab where he supported work on New York’s Reforming the Energy Vision initiative, and Fort Collins’ Climate Action Plan.

Through his 8+ years of experience at organizations including ICF International, Gade Environmental Group and the Center for Robust Decision-making on Climate and Energy Policy (RDCEP), Aman has worked in diverse geographies spanning North America, South Asia and Europe.


Master of Public Policy, Chicago Harris – University of Chicago, 2013
Bachelor of Engineering in Manufacturing Processes and Automation Engineering, NSIT – University of Delhi, 2008


Boulder, CO



Authored Works
Outlet Blog Post

Pathways to 1.5°C

What if the real momentum in actions to address climate change in the years ahead come not from top-down central government mandates but from voluntary decisions by customers, communities, corporations, and other institutions to choose clean and affordable energy options? What if the surprisingly steep cost declines and performance improvements…

Outlet Blog Post

Design Matters: Unpacking Xcel’s Current Rates Proposal

Across the electricity system, utilities’ face a reckoning between traditional rate designs and disruptive trends. As distributed solar raises concerns about cost shifts onto a shrinking customer base, and DERs grow ever more capable, the electricity rates charged to customers are central to industry-wide efforts to rethink the utility business model.