Ziting Huang

Ziting Huang

Career Interests

Clean energy investment, energy consulting, micro grid and energy storage project management, power market and development policy design, energy efficiency in building and transportation

Employment Sought:
Permanent Position

Education

Master of Environmental Management, May 2018
Nicholas School of the Environment  
Duke University, Durham, NC
Energy & Environment Concentration
Honors:  Nicholas Merit-Based Scholarship; GPA: 3.74/4.0;
Certificate: International Development Program
Skills: Program evaluation (R/Python/Stata/Matlab), energy modelling, power market, building energy, GIS, dynamic model (Stella)
Master’s Project: California Energy Storage Roadmap to Achieve 2030 GHG Goal
Course Projects: Energy Audit of Sanford building; Wind Farm Site Evaluation in Western North Carolina (GIS); Strategies of NicISO Generation Dispatch to Achieve GHG Goal; 2030 Electricity Consumption Projection in China; Microgrid Design for Hospital in Minneapolis
Bachelor of Science, 2016
Renmin University of China
Major in Economics (Energy Economics)
GPA: 3.78/4.0    Outstanding Graduates
Thesis: Empirical Analysis of Industrial Concentration Level in Chinese Thermal Generation Industrial
Courses: Corporate Finance, Energy Finance, Public Finance, Accounting, Energy Economics, Resource Economics
Extracurricular activities: Director of Organization in Forum of American/Chinese Exchange at Stanford (FACES)
 

Professional Experience

Upstream Oil & Gas East Asia Intern Analyst, Wood Mackenzie Co. Ltd, Beijing, China
Evaluated the value of Japanese fields from exploration and production drilling activities, facility installations and simulated production. Analyzed future regional development wells drilling in China and updated oil &gas asset models, asset reports and country overviews in Eastern Asia (Japan & Mongolia). June-August 2017
Research Assistant, Duke Global Energy Access Network (GLEAN), Duke University, Durham, NC
Assisted in developing Energy Access Index ranking data platform by identifying nation-level data sources such as electricity stability, fuel price, transmission length, etc. Mined the energy data covering most developing countries and conducted interactive EXCEL showing households’ energy related activities based on country surveys. Jan. 2017-Present
 
Energy Research Institute Project Assistant Intern, China National Development and Reform Commission, Beijing, China 
Facilitated in national “Renewable Energy Integration” policy design, studied electricity market in Inner Mongolia and Yunnan and performed literature review on advanced integration of U.S., U.K., Germany, Spain and Brazil. Calculated Levelized Cost of Electricity (LCOE) and depicted energy flow chart using e!Sankey software.  Oct. 2015-Aug. 2016
Core member, Belt & Road Countries Energy Investment Risk Analysis
National Academy of Development and Strategy, RUC, Beijing, China
Established Belt & Road countries rating model regarding economics, society, politics, energy and environment by referring to existing political investment rating systems (ICRG, WGI, ITIRI). Model creatively introduced environment indicators by quantifying COP 21 country attendance and INDC objectives. Finished country cases of Jordan & Lebanon. Oct. 2015-Jan.2016
 
Project Team Leader, Analysis of Public Acceptance to Nuclear Power Investigation in Nearby Residential Area, China Nationwide
Cash award in 2014 National Energy Youth Project: awarded 1st Prize (1.5%) as the only undergraduate team. Team designed systematic acceptance questionnaire, covering perception, risk, NIMBY and CVM topics, and conducted interviews of 750 households in 24 residential random sites nationwide. Based on data analysis using STATA, team proposed the “U curve” model analysis between public perception and distance to nuclear plants. 2014-2016
 
Assistant, China Research Residential Energy Consumption Survey Database (CRECS) Dept. of Energy Economics, RUC, Beijing, China
Helped establish CRECS Database in raw data cleaning & processing in STATA (3,417 Obs; 893 Var).  Developed a smarter residential energy consumption model through STATA loop command. (1,500 lines code) and generated residential energy consumption balance sheet concerning both energy type and energy-consuming activities. Dec. 2014-Dec. 2015

Additional Information

PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATIONS
LEED Green Associate Certification

PUBLICATIONS
Huang Z. Wang D. Review of Rural Energy Consumption- Future Cleanness and Effectiveness, China Energy, Sep 2016

Skills

energy efficiency
excel modeling
international development policy
project management

Graduation Date

May 2018

Additional Resources

Languages

Cantonese
English
Mandarin
Spanish

Preferred Location

International
Northeast
West

Preferred Sector

Business / Industry
Consulting
Entrepreneur / Start-up
Research Institute / Think Tank