Anjali Jaiswal, SwitchBoard:
After experiencing the world’s largest blackout this past summer, India is urgently searching for ways to improve the stability of its electric grid. Hundreds of millions of people need affordable electricity in India, and businesses and other institutions are looking to the government to ensure reliable electricity in rapidly growing cities throughout the country. Released just today, a new NRDC report shows thatconcentrated solar power, a specific-type of solar energy system involving mirrors and concentrated solar light, could be a key tool in achieving a secure and diversified energy future for India.
From energy efficiency to clean energy sources like solar power, the Indian government is taking significant steps to spur new clean energy industries and ensure reliable electricity into the future… Read more