Informing India’s Energy and Climate Debate
Informing India’s Energy and Climate Debate: Policy Lessons from Modelling Studies / Navroz K Dubash, Radhika Khosla, Narasimha D Rao, and K Rahul Sharma. New Delhi : Centre for Policy Research, in collaboration with the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, April 2015, 30 p.
What is the projected range of India’s future CO2 emissions ? How much coal is India likely to use and what are projected ranges of renewable and fossil-fuel free electricity? This report reviews seven recent energy and climate studies to critically evaluate estimates of future Indian CO2 emissions, energy use and economic impacts. Together these studies provide the macro context for deliberating upon India’s climate contribution for Paris.