Kaidi is an associate in RMI’s China Program, working on heavy industry decarbonization in China. She contributes to technology, economics, and policy analysis for heavy industry decarbonization in China, especially for the steel and cement industry.
Before joining RMI in June 2023, Kaidi interned at international organizations, financial institutions, and government entities. She also interned at the United Nations and World Economic Forum, focusing on green development of the Belt and Road Initiative, at CITIC Securities and China Development Bank to conduct industrial research in renewable energy from the perspective of investors, and at the Ministry of Ecology and Environment of the People’s Republic of China to participate in the policy design of Environmental Liability Insurance.
MS, Environmental Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University
BA, Environmental Science and Engineering (Global Environment Program), Tsinghua University
BA (Dual Degree), Finance, Tsinghua University