Tensay Hadush Meles is a post-doctoral research fellow at the Energy Institute and School of Economics, University College Dublin. He is also affiliated to the Department of Economics, Mekelle University (Ethiopia). Tensay’s main research interests are energy and behavioural economics. His current researches focus on uptake of renewable energy technologies in a residential sector. Tensay obtained his PhD in Economics from Gothenburg University (Sweden). In addition, he holds MPhil in Environmental and Development Economics from University of Oslo (Norway) and BA in Economics from Mekelle University (Ethiopia).