Barbar joins Navius Research with a personal goal of contributing to better informed discussions around renewable energy and climate change. His diverse background in clean energy includes experience in energy efficiency engineering, clean transportation policy analysis, and clean technology business consulting.
He graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Master of Engineering in Clean Energy, during which he worked in energy efficiency consulting. Barbar acquired his policy analysis experience by working for two of Canada’s leading sustainable energy think tanks. He has also helped businesses, including clean technology companies, overcome their market challenges as a management consultant.
Outside of work, Barbar likes to eat. He tries to perfect his grandma’s recipes at home and is always on the look-out for the best bites in town. To burn off the calories, he enjoys playing volleyball at the beach and biking in the summer, and plays squash and basketball in the winter.
Jotham PetersSenior Partner
Managing partner and primary model developer at Navius, with experience advising governments and organizations about energy and climate policy since 2006.
Lead techno-economic modeller for Navius Research since 2008, responsible for designing and executing energy and climate policy forecasting analyses using several quantitative models.
Consultant and published researcher providing insights to governments and other clients about the impact of energy and climate policies since 2008.