India’s Energy Policy and Electricity Production

India’s Energy Policy and Electricity Production / Charles Ebinger [an interview with]. National Bureau of Asian Research, 26/10/2011

http://nbr.org/research/activity.aspx?id=181

In an interview with NBR, Charles Ebinger, Senior Fellow and Director of the Energy Security Initiative at the Brookings Institution, outlines India’s current and future challenges in meeting its electricity demand. He argues that without serious energy and electricity sector reform, India runs the risk of derailing its rapid economic growth.

What are India’s current and projected power-generation needs? Currently, India has the fifth largest electrical system in the world, with installed electricity capacity of around 180 GW. However, more than 400 million Indians have no access to electricity, and by 2035 India’s power demand is expected to more than double, providing a prodigious challenge for the country…



Citer ce billet
Danièle Revel (2011, 3 novembre). India’s Energy Policy and Electricity Production. Veille énergie climat. Consulté le 18 juin 2024, à l’adresse https://doi.org/10.58079/o98m

Vous aimerez aussi...

Laisser un commentaire

Votre adresse e-mail ne sera pas publiée. Les champs obligatoires sont indiqués avec *

Ce site utilise Akismet pour réduire les indésirables. En savoir plus sur comment les données de vos commentaires sont utilisées.

Rechercher dans OpenEdition Search

Vous allez être redirigé vers OpenEdition Search