Carlos Batlle is a Senior Lecturer at the MIT Sloan School of Management. He is also Professor at Comillas Pontifical University in Madrid, where he teaches Energy Economics and Electric Power Systems Regulation. He is also member of the Institute for Research in Technology of this university.

Since 2011 he has served at the MIT Energy Initiative, where as part of the Electric Power Systems Low-Carbon Energy Center, he has been leading research projects, supervising PhD and master dissertations. Currently he is Senior Lecturer at the MIT Sloan School of Management, where he teaches the course entitled “Engineering, Economics and Regulation of the Electric Power Sector”.

He is part-time Professor of the Florence School of Regulation (FSR), an institution under the aegis of the European University in Florence, where he is member of the Training Program for European Energy Regulators and (among other courses) Director of the FSR Annual Training on the Regulation of Energy Utilities. He is also member of the Advisory Academic Panel of Ofgem, the UK energy National Regulatory Authority.

He has worked and lectured extensively on electric power systems regulation, with special focus on markets and end-user rate design. He has also a vast experience on the operation, planning, and risk management modeling of electricity generation. He has rendered consulting services for (mainly) governments and international regulatory institutions in over 30 countries. He has published over 50 papers in academic journals and authored 10 book chapters.