Nihad Harbas (1985, Nationality: Bosnian-Herzegovinian) is an Energy expert. His fields of expertise include Bosnia and Herzegovina, Western Balkan and European energy and climate change issues with strong knowledge of existing technical and legislative framework in Bosnia and Herzegovina related to the EU directives (Acquis Communautaire). His focuses are Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency focusing on Bosnia and Herzegovina reforming processes of energy sector according to the European experience and practice, but also Energy Community Treaty and its obligations towards Bosnian and Herzegovina in energy sector. He is currently working as a CEO & Consultant within nLogic Advisory, as well as Technical expert for Bosnia and Herzegovina on implementation of EBRD Western Balkans initiatives focusing on residential sector and ESCO projects for public sector facilities. Nihad is member of Energy Community Secretariat, IRENA, UN and etc. roster of experts. As IRENA Energy expert he is reviewing and vetting Renewable Energy projects with fellow experts from all around the world and share experiences in fields of biogas, solar, wind, biomass, hydro, etc.
Nihad Harbas has over 10 years’ experience in drafting feasibility studies, methodologies, rulebooks and regulatory framework in energy sector (RE&EE), additionally he’s been active in numerous projects aiming at harmonization of the energy sector in accordance with Energy Community Treat obligations.
Nihad has a background in engineering and project management and graduated in Faculty of Mechanical Engineering department of Energy (MSc) University of Sarajevo. Nihad has experience in working in partnership with government officials in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Energy Community Treaty countries and sectoral countries in Europe & Asia.