The dark secret behind India’s solar plan to bring power to all5 min read . Updated: 16 Mar 2017, 08:57 AM IST
India plans to expand renewable generation capacity more than three-fold to 175 gigawatts by 2022, with the majority from solar
Mumbai/New Delhi: Like generations before him, the only light Jurdar Thingya has at night in his one-room mud hut in Maharashtra comes from a small wood fire on the floor. A broken solar panel is all that the 35-year-old farmer has to remind him of the government’s promise to bring electricity to all of India’s villages.
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