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Denisa Diaconu


Denisa Diaconu works as a Policy Analyst and Summer School Director at Energy Policy Group. In this position, she carries out policy research on energy related issues, particularly energy efficiency and circular economy. She is directly engaged in the coordination and implementation of various EPG projects that aim at enabling the transition towards a clean and inclusive economy. She holds a MA in Energy Business from the Academy of Economic Studies (Bucharest), a master’s degree in Political Theory and Policy Analysis (2017) and a bachelor’s degree in Political Sciences (2015), both from the National University of Political Studies and Public Administration (Bucharest).

In 2017 she studied a term at Prague’s Karlova University at the Public and Social Policy Department. Previously to EPG, Denisa was involved in several international research projects regarding political representation, electoral behavior, forms of electoral clientelism, and behavioral economics. Due to her background, Denisa pays special attention and shows genuine interest in the social impacts the energy trends may have among different social groups, especially gender inclusion. She is now a mentee at Global Women’s Network for the Energy Transition.


  • Energy and Climate Policy
  • Energy Efficiency