India’s highly-praised solar energy plan unlikely to benefit the vulnerable

India came out as a frontrunner in the fight to tackle climate change after the Paris climate negotiations in 2015, especially when the Indian Prime Minister spearheaded a massive, 121 country-wide intergovernmental organization – the International Solar Alliance – dedicated to increasing solar energy and reducing dependence on fossil fuels globally.  In fact, solar power is a […]

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Sustainable Development: The Powergrid Approach

The Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. (POWERGRID) operates about 72,500 Ckt km transmission lines and 124 sub-stations and about 82,100 MVA transmission capacity. Although grid developmental activities have minimal environmental and social impact owing to the very nature of its activities, but POWERGRID is committed to the goal of sustainable development. The Corporation realises […]

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