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In India’s remarkable renewable energy growth story, the importance of distributed renewable energy often gets overlooked. Even after a year of record...

The Indian government maintains a dashboard to track the progress of electrification at a household level in the country. It shows that 99.99% of...

21.05.2019 , Vaishali Nigam Sinha - The CSR Journal

Renewable Energy: A Potent Tool For Women Empowerment In Rural India

While otherwise enjoying a phase of robust economic growth, India, unfortunately continues to be plagued by energy poverty. This is more pronounced in...

India has almost reached the historic goal of universal electrification. But the challenge of supplying 24x7 Power for All remains. Millions of...

01.04.2019 , Sreekumar N / Manabika Mandal / Ann Josey

100% rural electrification is not enough

Reliable power supply is crucial. Discoms need to address requirements of social and commercial activities

26.02.2019 , Shalu Agrawal and Johannes Urpelainen

Beyond Gloom and Doom: Strengthening Electricity Demand in Rural India

On February 19, Nikhil Jaisinghani published a comment on the recent report “Rural Electrification in India: Customer Behaviour and Demand” by Smart...

Smart Power India (SPI) recently released its newest report, “Rural Electrification in India: Customer Behaviour and Demand”. This is the product of a...

Meet the nine women entrepreneurs from the energy sector who are now a part of the second cohort at Powered Accelerator.

By means of different processes, data collection and analysis are providing new hints on how to face some of the major challenges of the sector such...

As of April 28, 2018, India’s villages were said to be 100-percent electrified. But what does that really mean? Some startups have taken on the...

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Homeowners need an online quote platform, which offers a seamless buying experience. This can...

With a vision to end the drudgery of manual rickshaw pulling, social enterprise SMV Green is also...

Only 81 people have applied for the scheme since January this year against the target of 740...

Renewable energy is clean energy, but it doesn’t always lead to green solutions. For clean energy to...

The report is based on primary data collected from over 10,000 rural households and 2,000 rural...

He also announced that a storage policy will be unveiled soon which would provide tax incentives,...

To achieve India's solar energy target of 100 GW by 2022, India should take up full value chain of...

Bids from global cos to be invited in December and 10-year sops, zero import duty on key inputs on...

As many as 15,000 primary schools and 2,800 basic health units (BHUs) across Punjab will be shifted...

MNRE significantly reduces benchmark cost across the off-grid solar segment.

The partnership’s microgrids offer 5-7 kW of solar with daily battery energy storage capacity...

The most important aspect for startups is to focus on the niche markets which are underserved – and...