Tanai is the project lead of Koh Jik ReCharge. An independent project to showcase a new generation mini-grid for the electrification of Thai off-grid islands and a proof-of-concept for private-community social enterprise model.
Prior to initiating the Koh Jik ReCharge project, Tanai worked as a junior advisor to GIZ Thailand (German Development Agency). He worked closely with the Thai Ministry of Energy, regulator and utilities to support the transition to clean energy. In his role, he was responsible for renewable energy policy recommendations, business model innovation and development of community-based energy projects.