Skip to main Content

VIDEO: Bijli - Clean energy for all in India

Date
30 April 2014
VIDEO: Bijli - Clean energy for all in India

A new 6-minute film produced by The Climate Group and hub.tv, takes a refreshing look at the challenges and opportunities for off-grid energy in India, which is the basis for our Bijli - Clean energy for all project. 

400 million people in India and 1.2 billion people globally have no access to electricity. The Climate Group’s Access to Rural Energy in India programme called Bijli – Clean energy for all is funded by the Dutch Postcode Lottery.

The program aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by deploying renewable energy technologies over the next two years. It addresses the challenges of scaling off-grid electrification, highlights India's opportunity to leapfrog from coal into the renewable energy age, and ultimately stimulate India’s Clean Revolution.

This 6 minute film “Bijli: Clean energy for all in India”, produced by The Climate Group, explains the challenges and opportunities for off-grid energy in India with the primary focus on mobilising private investment into this large market.

The video was first screened on April 28, during The Climate Group’s 10th year Anniversary celebration event in London, and was introduced by Krishnan Pallassana, India Director of The Climate Group.

WATCH NOW

 Related news:

Back to blogs

Latest from Twitter

 

India – A low carbon leader

In this blog, expert commentators such as our India Director Krishnan Pallassana critically examine the political environment for domestic climate action as well as share updates from our Bijli program.

The Clean Revolution

While not updated as frequently as our others, in this blog, various colleagues and partners share thoughts on our three-year Clean Revolution Campaign.

  • US Climate Policy

    The Climate Group’s Head of US Policy, Evan Juska, and guests analyze the latest US climate policy developments and trends. 

  • SMART 2020

    Head of Smart Technologies, Molly Webb writes this SMART 2020 blog on how ICT is a crucial enabling force behind the transition to a viable society that will break our reliance on fossil fuels. 

  • Sustainable Mobility

    From breaking technology news to global policy changes, our bloggers explore the accelerating Clean Revolution in transport