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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...

Siyaram Saket refuses to give up his one-and-a-half acres of farmland in central India - no matter how much the coal mining company offers him....

Buffalo trampled over it? Rain drenched it? Child dropped it? No problem! This solar flashlight can endure it all, said Bassi in a pitch to her...

Country News

The Punjab government embarked on a pilot project of electricity generation from biogas and solar...

Enhancing access to reliable power would mean improving transmission infrastructure and electricity...

In cases where an off-grid solar plant was installed at a location where grid supply became...

The import of secondary cells and batteries of lead-acid and nickel-based chemistries will be...

Though large scale installations account for 87% of solar power generation, today the adoption rate...

A rush to alleviate poverty and build infrastructure has sidelined efforts to clear the air and...

Founded in 2006, Bengaluru-based Orb is a rooftop solar provider that manufactures panels and...

In India, Frontier Markets wants to broaden rural communities’ access to clean sources of energy...

In the last few years, several useful inventions have changed the lives of people in rural India,...

The transition requires a combination of clean cooking solutions just like urban households that use...

Even if the elections spring a surprise, however, the renewable momentum is unlikely to slow as no...

Lack of road access meant PV panels had to be brought in by boat to be installed on the roof of...