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Solar Power: A Rural Indian Hospital’s Key to Fighting COVID-19

  • Energy
  • coronavirus
  • Energy Access
  • health
  • renewable energy
The front of Nav Jivan Hospital in Palamu district of India.
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Makunda Hospital, in a remote rural area of India, often faces power outages. Solar panels could help hospitals like this one maintain more reliable electricity. Photo by Amala Devi/WRI.
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India’s Renewable Energy Push: A Win-Win for Job Creation and Electricity Access

  • Equity
  • Energy
  • poverty
  • renewable energy
Solar engineers in Tinginaput, India
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Achieving India’s Ambitious Renewable Energy Goals: A Progress Report

  • Climate
  • Energy
  • G20
  • National Climate Action
  • Paris Agreement
  • renewable energy
Barefoot solar engineers, Rajasthan, India
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How Companies Are Buying Clean Energy: 4 Lessons from India

  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
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Man by doorway in India
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1.2 Billion People Lack Electricity. Increasing Supply Alone Won’t Fix the Problem

  • Equity
  • Energy
  • electric grid
  • Energy Access
  • renewable energy
  • low carbon development
Pharmacy in Monrovia
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5 Issues to Watch as India Reaches for Ambitious Energy Access Target

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  • electric grid
  • Energy Access
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Men installing solar panel in India
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Narita Airport
  • Cities
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The Rise of the Urban Energy “Prosumer”

  • Equity
  • Energy
  • Cities
  • renewable energy
Solar panel on roof
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How Open Data Can Help Electrify India—and the World

  • electric grid
  • Energy
  • Energy Access
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Neighborhood in India
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6 Environment and Development Stories to Watch in 2016

  • Finance
  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Cities
  • Business
  • Paris Agreement
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • agriculture
  • climate change
  • Food Loss and Waste
  • food security
  • Green Climate Fund
  • renewable energy
  • U.S. policy
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Andrew Steer
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  • renewable energy
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Big Data Improves Renewable Power Forecasts. Will It Help India?

  • Energy
  • power plants
  • renewable energy
Tamil Nadu is India's leading wind power state. (Zamin Uthukuli, Tamil Nadu, India) Photo by Dhruvaraj S/Flickr.
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  • renewable energy
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India’s Supreme Court Reinforces Renewable Energy Targets for Industry

  • electric grid
  • Energy
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Solar panels in Ajmer, Rajasthan, India. Photo by Knut-Erik Helle/Flickr.
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3 Steps to Build a Greener, Climate-Resilient India

  • Water
  • Cities
  • natural infrastructure
  • natural resources
  • renewable energy
  • low carbon development
  • Urban Development
Hyderabad, India. Photo by Kara Newhouse, Flickr
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  • natural infrastructure
  • natural resources
  • renewable energy
  • low carbon development
  • Urban Development
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Will India Pursue Solar-Powered Railways?

  • renewable energy
  • transportation
India's railways are the country's largest consumer of electricity and diesel fuel. Photo by Sistak/Flickr
  • renewable energy
  • transportation

As Obama and Modi Meet, 4 Opportunities for US-India Action on Clean Energy and Climate

  • Climate
  • Energy
  • Climate Resilience
  • climate change
  • low carbon development
  • renewable energy
  • U.S. policy
India's goal is to increase solar power to 100 gigawatts by 2022. Photo by Abbie Trayler-Smith/DFID
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Tamil Nadu has a stark energy deficit, leading to blackouts and poor service. Photo Credit: Pratik Gupte/Flickr
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The Private Sector Can Play a Positive Role in India’s Renewable Energy Growth. Photo credit: The Danish Wind Industry Association, Flickr 2008
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Bring in Smart Policies, Clear the Air on Clean Energy

  • electric grid
  • Energy
  • renewable energy
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  • Energy
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5 Reasons India Needs a Green Power Purchasing Group

  • Energy
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • Business
  • Energy Access
  • low carbon development
  • renewable energy
  • Energy
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
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