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Unleashing the Potential of Renewable Energy in India

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Gevorg Sargsyan, Mikul Bhatia, Ashish Khanna, Sudeshna Ghosh Banerjee, Krishnan Raghunathan, Ruchi Soni
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This paper reviews deployed renewable energy in India, the economic potential of renewables and barriers to project development. India has 150 gigawatts (GW) of renewable energy potential, about half in the form of small hydropower, biomass and wind and half in solar, cogeneration and waste-to-energy.