Personal Profile

Melake Getabecha is a project manager with the Integrated Decision Support group in the Accelerated Deployment and Decision Support Center. His work focuses on energy equity, community partnerships and the just transition. Getabecha provides decision-making, coordination, and technical support for community-led clean energy transition projects while also researching best practices in just energy transitions. Getabecha has experience in implementing community-led environmental improvement projects in low-income communities. 

Research Interests

Community-led initiatives

Energy equity

Just transition

Education/Academic Qualification

Bachelor, Environmental Architecture , Middlebury College

Master, Climate Change Management , Western Norway University of Applied Sciences