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Around one billion people globally and around forty million in India rely on healthcare facilities that do not have electricity access.

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The governments in many countries have been nudging their citizens to move away from electricity guzzling incandescent bulbs to greener alternatives...

The truth about the efficiency of renewable energy boils down to one word: economics.

According to conventional wisdom, it has long been understood...

Social enterprises are unique additions to our economic landscape. While they employ business principles to earn revenue and offset costs, their...

For far too long, the electricity debate has swirled around limited access, consumer theft and distribution companies’ losses. It is time the...

Solar lighting could reduce rural India’s dependence on kerosene, an unsafe fuel that also places a heavy subsidy burden on the government, a 2017...

Can a share of the money saved from kerosene subsidies be provided to states to reinvest in cheaper, cleaner and more efficiently-run subsidies for...

More than 50% more patients were admitted and almost twice the number of babies were delivered in a month in solar-powered primary health centres...

Growing population and a rapidly rising demand for electricity in both rural and urban areas, and across sectors, has put an extreme pressure on the...

When it comes to decision making, it is sometimes said that a good choice made in the wrong context can be just as bad as a poor one made in the right...

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The deal is the largest equity investment realized to date by a mini-grid company. India-based Husk...

Each hospital is going to have a 500-800 KW capacity power house. In the second phase, units with a...

Introducing tech based energy solutions will not only mobilize people and help to improve social...

Solar modules worth more than $150 million are stuck at various Indian ports due to a dispute over...

The analysis showed that replacing the most expensive coal power plants in India with electricity...

The two concept notes released for solar equipment manufacturing and grid-connected rooftop solar...

The new year will see the government accelerate efforts to achieve the mammoth task of reaching...

The article discusses the challenges of accessing capital for decentralized renewable energy in...

India plans to support local solar cells and modules makers by assuring contracts for government...

Most jobs in the sector are contractual and do not offer benefits or stability. The permanent jobs...

Innovations such as smokeless stoves that use biomass or household water pumps have also helped...

The startup already partners with finance institutions to provide consumer financing, and works with...