Mathilde has her background in human and environmental geography. Her studies included field-work researching bio-fuel production in Northern Tanzania from a livelihood perspective and value chain analysis of fuel efficient cooks stove production in Cambodia. As part of her master's degree she did a six months internship in Vietnam researching and identifying opportunities for climate change mitigation energy projects at community and household level benefitting the rural poor population of Northern Vietnam. From 2007-08 she worked in the private sector in Canada developing wind power projects conducting regional wind and spatial data analysis using a Geographical Information System (GIS).
Mathilde joined URC in January 2011 as a research assistant and works in the Cleaner Energy Development group. She is involved in the work of the Global Network on Energy for Sustainable Development (gnesd.org) and other work related to energy access and rural electrification. She has been responsible for the newly launched database of good examples of energy access cases (energy-access.gnesd.org).
|2003 - 2010||Geography and Geoinformatics - University of Copenhagen|
|2006 - 2007||Associate Project Developer - Finavera Renewables Inc.|
|2008 - 2008||Student Assistant - DI|
|2009 - 2009||Intern - Care International, Vietnam|
|2010 - 2010||Research Assistant - University of Copenhagen|
|2011 - 2013||Research Assistant - UNEP Risoe Centre|
Mathilde has international experience from her work in the wind energy sector in Vancouver, Canada, from work on biofuels and livelihood strategies in Northern Tanzania and from work with energy access and low carbon development strategies and poverty alleviation in Northern Vietnam and Cambodia.
Deconstructing the concept of renewable energy-based mini-grids for rural electrification in East Africa
Publication: Research - peer-review › Journal article – Annual report year: 2016
- E-pub ahead of print
Publication: Research - peer-review › Journal article – Annual report year: 2015
Publication: Research › Report – Annual report year: 2015
Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1478-646X
Taylor & Francis, United Kingdom
BFI (2017): BFI-level 1, Scopus rating (2015): SJR 0.328 SNIP 0.434, ISI indexed (2013): ISI indexed no
Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1879-0690
Pergamon Press, United Kingdom
BFI (2017): BFI-level 2, Scopus rating (2015): SJR 3.12 SNIP 3.109, ISI indexed (2013): ISI indexed yes
Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 2041-840X
JohnWiley & Sons, Inc., United States
BFI (2017): BFI-level 1, Scopus rating (2015): SJR 0.708 SNIP 0.98, ISI indexed (2013): ISI indexed no