Cristina is a Spanish Fulbright scholar, MS student at ERG and Graduate Student Research Affiliate at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL). Through her graduate coursework, she focuses on facilitating renewable energy integration in the electricity markets through inclusive, innovative and citizen-centric solutions. As an Affiliate at LBNL, she is working on market valuation and modeling of novel hybrid energy plants, particularly solar+storage and wind+storage projects. She holds a Dual Bachelor Degree in Industrial Engineering in Universidad Politécnica de Valencia and École Centrale Paris, with a minor in Economics at Université Paris Dauphine. Prior to her graduate studies, Cristina worked on wind blade modeling at the Danish Technical University, and on PV development projects at the Spanish electric utility Iberdrola.