Shuo Gao

Senior Analyst, China Energy Modeling Forum


Areas of expertise:
Energy modeling, power market, renewable energy, electric vehicles

Shuo Gao is a senior modeling analyst for the China Energy Modeling Forum. His work includes reference energy system models for long-term planning and unit-commitment economic dispatch models for power system and market analysis.


Shuo joined EDF’s Beijing office in 2017. Prior to joining EDF, Shuo was a research associate at Duke University and provided consulting services for Southern Company.


Shuo received his Master of Environmental Management in Energy and Environment from Duke University and his Bachelor of Science in Statistics and Urban and Rural Planning and Resource Management from Peking University.


Zhu, Lei, Liang, Z., Xie, J., Gao, Q., Wang, H., Gao, S., Zeng, B., 2019. Analysis of the Impact of National Carbon Market on Emission Reduction in Power Industry in China. J. Environ. Econ. 4, 28–43.

CEMF01 summary report: multi-model comparison of CO2 emissions peaking in China. 2018.