Nagendran Nagarajan joined ICLEI South Asia in 2010. He holds a Master’s in Spatial Information Technology – Department of School of Earth and Atmospheric Science from the University of Madras and He holds a Master’s in Environmental Science in Bharathiyar University also Post Graduate in Disaster Management in IGNOU.
He has around 12 years of professional experience in the areas of Remote Sensing and GIS, Municipal GIS, Town Planning, Climate Change and Mitigation, Non-Motorised Transport Planning, Master Plan for Solid Waste Management, Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency; Solar Plant Design, GHG inventory and Low Emission Development Strategies, Bio-Gas Plant design with Measuring, Reporting and Verifying (MRV).
Previously he was working in Senior GIS Engineer of Magnasoft Private Limited, where he was handling deployment and different platforms in Utility Mapping, Transportation Networking Management, Town Planning Regulations, Water Utility Management (SCDA), Housing Board Construction Management & Preparation of Master Plan with DPR’s cities in TamilNadu. Decentralised Waste Water Management for Coimbatore city.
In ICLEI, he has worked in a variety of projects, including Asian Cities Adaptation, SUNYA Zero waste management, Solar Cities, ACCCRN, Engagement of Road Safety Management Consultant to help the Government of TamilNadu, Comprehensive Mobility Plan for Coimbatore Local Planning Area, On-street Parking Management strategy for Coimbatore, Strom Water Management Strategy for Coimbatore, Asia LEDS Partnership, Plastic Waste Management Strategy and Action Plan for Hyderabad.
Tools Handling ICLEI’s Harmonized Emission Analysis Tool (HEAT) plus, Energy Performance and Carbon Emissions Assessment and Monitoring (ECAM), ICLEI ACCCRN Process (IAP) tool kit, carbonn Climate Registry (cCR), Municipal GIS, Water Distribution Analysis and Design Software – Bentley (WaterGEMS), MRV for Bio-GAS, Libelium Ecosystem Tool (Sensor Nodes, SDK.API, Data Analysis), Libelium Air Quality. Vulnerability Mapping & Assessment for Urban Health – Ministry of Health and Family Welfare Government of India.