Pete Thimmaiah, PhD
Transportation Analyst, Plug in BC
Pete Thimmaiah is a Transportation Analyst for the Fraser Basin Council’s Climate Change and Air Quality Program, supporting electric vehicle initiatives for Plug In BC. He joined FBC in 2018.
Prior to joining FBC, Pete worked with the automotive company Robert Bosch, Germany as a senior mechanical engineer. He has several scientific publications related clean energy technologies, and also a frequent contributor to the Huffington Post Canada and Policy Options magazine.
Pete holds a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree in mechatronic systems engineering from the Simon Fraser University and a master of science degree from Coventry University and a bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering from Visvesvaraya Technological University.