According to the Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction (GlobalABC), the buildings sector accounted for 38% of total global carbon emissions that are energy-related in 2020, including emissions from building construction processes.
Christabella is a rising senior majoring in Energy Engineering. She loves tinkering with electrical circuits, as well as reading up on recent developments on smart grid technology. She is currently an apprentice under the Undergraduate Research Apprenticeship Program (URAP) studying more on microgrids in order to address energy availability issues and to utilize distributed energy resources to its full potential. She is passionate to learn more through her internship placement at Johnson Controls and to apply her skills in real-world applications. In her spare time, she tends to get immersed in reading fantasy novels and in finding new comedy shows to watch.