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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...

Country News

The addition of microgrids creates opportunities for developers to penetrate areas which were not...

With the rise in use of solar power, some companies have developed storage rooms and cubicles,...

When loan sizes are below Rs 1 lakh, it becomes unattractive for banks to lend, owing to the high...

The one million smart LED streetlights illuminate 270,000km of roads and will help India save 6.71...

Owing to the abundant land and low priced panels imported from China, India is now producing the...

To understand what the future holds and why off-grid lighting is still important, Power for All...

The biggest change required is for governments to view mini-grids as complementary to traditional...

Rural micro enterprises in India suffer as financiers perceive lending for solar powered livelihood...

The $7.9 million fund was set up by the Indian and US governments to set up small off-grid solar...

The technical and performance evaluation of decentralized concentrated solar thermal projects will...

In a letter to the finance minister, the MNRE has requested the imposition of basic customs duty to...

Projects by the Society for Economic and Social Studies, Customized Energy Solutions India, The...