Sonali Mittra

Sonali Mittra
Small hydro: Too small for a national mission - The need for an assimilated national mission for renewable energy in India
India has set high targets for solar energy through its Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission. However, this may take focus away from other renewable energy sources, especially small hydro which is a high density resource. This brief by the Observer Research Foundation examines whether small hydro qualifies for a national mission.
Posted on 24 Feb, 2012 10:58 AM

Photo of a small hydropower plant

 Small hydropower plant  (Source: Ministry of New and Renewable Energy)