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India

Official name: 

Republic of India

Region: 
Country income: 
Lower-middle-income economies
UNFCCC Annex 1 status: 
Non Annex 1 Party to the Convention

India (2014)

Energy profile
  • Technological Cooperation and Climate Change: Issues and Perspectives

    Type: 
    Publication
    Publication date: 
    Saturday, March 12, 2011
    Objective: 

    This publication comprises commissioned papers written by eminent persons which were presented and discussed at the Consultation on "technology Cooperation for Addressing Climate Change." The publication presents critical viewpoints related to climate change technologies and technology cooperation in order to highlight associated issues, challenges and opportunities.

  • Area-Based ESCO Model for Solar Water Heating in India

    Type: 
    Publication
    Publication date: 
    Monday, September 20, 2010
    Objective: 

    The objective of this study is to develop an area-based energy service company (ESCO) model for solar water heating and to assess the potential of carbon financing in order to achieve scale in solar water heating development in the country. This study intends to draw out a set of implementation guidelines for facilitating service-based delivery of hot water through solar water heating systems.

  • Carbon Neutral Meenangadi- assessment and recommendations

    Type: 
    Publication
    Publication date: 
    Thursday, March 29, 2018
    Objective: 
    Sectors: 

    The    purpose    of    this    project    is    to    propose    sector-wise    adaptation    and    mitigation    strategies    to    develop Meenangadi Panchayat of Wayanad district in Kerala as a ‘Carbon Neutral Panchayat’ by    carrying    out    a    carbon    emission    and    sequestration    analysis    in    the    sectors    of    Transportation,    Energy, Waste, Livestock and AFOLU (Agriculture, Forests and Other Land Use).

  • HUNGaMA: Fighting hunger and malnutrition: The HUNGaMA Survey Report – 2011

    Type: 
    Publication
    Publication date: 
    Saturday, January 1, 2011
    Objective: 
    Approach: 

    The HUNGaMA (Hunger and Malnutrition) Survey conducted across 112 rural districts of India in 2011 provides reliable estimates of child nutrition covering nearly 20 percent of Indian children. Its objective was to understand the current situation and provide a basis for focused action. The idea of this survey was triggered by the Citizens’ Alliance against Malnutrition - a group of young leaders, most of them young parliamentarians - in the context of a wide gap in current data and knowledge on child malnutrition in India.

  • The Tsunami's Impact on Women

    Type: 
    Publication
    Publication date: 
    Tuesday, March 1, 2005
    Objective: 
    Approach: 

    Up to four times as many females as males may have been killed in the tsunami. This review of the evidence available in Aceh (Indonesia), India and Sri Lanka reveals that more women appear to have been killed by the tsunami for a variety of reasons. These include women staying behind to look for their children and women being less likely to know how to swim or climb palm trees.

  • Climate Change Impact Assessment of Water Resources of India

    Type: 
    Publication
    Publication date: 
    Friday, August 10, 2012
    Objective: 
    Sectors: 

    This study quantifies the possible impacts of climate change on the water resources of Indian river systems within the constraints of the uncertainty of climate change predictions. The study uses the PRECIS daily weather data to determine the spatio-temporal water availability in the river systems. A distributed hydrological mode was used to simulate all the river basins of the country.

  • MYBYK

    Type: 
    Product

    Bike-sharing ideally complements private and public means of transportation on short distances. It unburdens the traffic in the city centres and improves the attractiveness of public transportation. Over the past few years, bike-sharing has become increasingly popular all around the globe.

    MYBYK is a simple and sustainable bike-sharing service in India that can be used in your trips around the city. It makes your ride safer and hassle-free, wherever and whenever you want. It is a valuable component in making your outdoor experience more lively, diverse, and healthy.

  • Ather Scooters

    Type: 
    Product

    Intelligent vehicles will revolutionize our commute experience in the future and the Ather vehicle stands at the cusp of this exciting reality. Ather 450 and Ather 340 are one of the first fully indigenous and high quality electric scooters. The vehicle is powered by a brushless DC motor (BLDC) and uses a battery pack and battery management system (BMS) designed by the company. BMS and a range prediction algorithm helps predict the range accurately.

  • DC Fast Charging integrated with Solar Rooftop

    Type: 
    Product

    A major aspect of why a buyer is deterred from opting an electric vehicle in India is the lack of charging infrastructure, which gives way to the anxiety of running out of juice. Now though, the situation is on the trend of getting better, this charging solution integrated with solar rooftop is doing its bit to add to it. Solar panels and electric vehicles are the perfect match that is certainly going to play a key role in the energy systems of the next 25 years  

  • HCNG

    Type: 
    Product

    Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) has been used as a fuel for automobiles in a number of countries. CNG is less CO2 intensive than petrol and diesel and more importantly has much lower CO, NOx and particulates and due to this reason has been promoted in a number of Indian cities for powering public transport.  The environmental benefits of CNG are enhanced further if it is blended with H2 upto 18% and the blended fuel is designated as HCNG. 

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