About Us

Hero Energy & Engineering Inc. is a research and development company that specializes in the design, development, and implementation of integrated systems related to the field of renewable energy and Electric Power Grids.


Shivam Saxena, PhD, P. Eng, is the President of Hero Energy and Engineering, a smart-grid solutions company focusing on DER management and transactive energy. Over a 10-year career, Shivam has developed over 30 smart-grid projects across North America, including first-of-its-kind demonstration projects using the Internet of Things and Blockchain. Shivam is also the author of over 10 journal and conference papers within the field of transactive energy, where his work focuses on distributed control and communication frameworks that increase trust, transparency, and uptake of grid services.