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Facing the Sun


Grid-connected solar power is a new and rapidly growing sector in India – from almost nil grid- connected solar power in 2009, the country will have 2.5 gigawatts (GW) by 2014, if all goes as per plan. It has already installed about 1.0 GW and the Union government plans to install 20 GW by 2022.

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Research director: Chandra Bhushan
Lead researcher: Jonas Hamberg
Contributor: Kushal Pal Singh Yadav
ISBN: 978-81-86906-63-7
Pages: 92
Year : 2012



  • Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) is organizing a three-day training programme on Environmental management with specific reference to renewable energy power projects.

    The three-day training programme aims to address the following topics:

    • Why EIA is important for renewable energy project?

    • Environmental and social issues associated with the sector

    • Applicable policy, guidelines and legal provisions for the sector in India

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