Steps India could take to accelerate its Renewable Energy transition

A recent solar installation at a household in South Delhi, India


1. Prioritize #RoofTopSolar over Large scale utility.

Land required by source for each Gwh of Energy produced
A bifacial solar panel from Shark, listed for sale by


Even though there are a lot of ways to improve renewable energy in terms of efficiency, battery chemistry, energy density, sustainable materials, etc., which are beyond the scope of this blog, here are a few ideas that are uniquely suited to the Indian market:

Flexible Solar Panels. Courtesy :


* : This number keeps going up with new rounds of commitments.



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Indu Das

Indu Das


EV and GreenTech enthusiast and Do-It-Yourselfer Dad with CyberSecurity as profession, old home: