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Solar maps covering South Asia

Bhutan, India, Maldives* (SAFTA only), Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka. The major datasets in this map include;

REmap: Renewable Energy Prospects for India: Chapter (Resource map)

Global Atlas, 3TIER Global Solar Dataset 3 km, in W/m2 106 REmap: Renewable energy prospects for India

REmap: Renewable Energy Prospects for India: Chapter (Resource map)

Global Atlas, 3TIER Global Solar Dataset 3 km, in W/m2 106 REmap: Renewable energy prospects for India

Renewable Energy Outlook for ASEAN: A REmap Analysis: Chapter (Figure 10: ��Solar and wind resource map from IRENA’s Global Atlas, ASEAN region)

includes India and other developing countries in the region) is by far the region most negatively impacted

Renewable Energy Outlook for ASEAN: A REmap Analysis: Chapter (Figure 10: ��Solar and wind resource map from IRENA’s Global Atlas, ASEAN region)

includes India and other developing countries in the region) is by far the region most negatively impacted
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30 Years of Policies for Wind Energy: Lessons from 12 Markets (2013 Edition): Chapter (INDIA and the States of Gujarat, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu)

INDIA and the States of Gujarat, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu MARKET OVERVIEW India is one of the five... 12.2% of India’s installed capacity, with 70% of this contribution coming from wind energy88. In 2011 USD... 2011, India installed a record 3 019 MW of new wind capacity (Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC), 2011).... (MW) of India (GWEC, 2013) HISTORY AND EVOLUTION OF POLICY AND Phase 1: REGULATORY FRAMEWORK FOR WIND

30 Years of Policies for Wind Energy: Lessons from 12 Markets (2013 Edition): Chapter (INDIA and the States of Gujarat, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu)

INDIA and the States of Gujarat, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu MARKET OVERVIEW India is one of the five... 12.2% of India’s installed capacity, with 70% of this contribution coming from wind energy88. In 2011 USD... 2011, India installed a record 3 019 MW of new wind capacity (Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC), 2011).... (MW) of India (GWEC, 2013) HISTORY AND EVOLUTION OF POLICY AND Phase 1: REGULATORY FRAMEWORK FOR WIND

30 Years of Policies for Wind Energy: Lessons from 12 Markets (2012 Edition): Chapter (India’s policy and regulatory framework (1980-2011))

INDIA and the States of Gujarat, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu MARKET OVERVIEW India is one of the five... 12.2% of India’s installed capacity, with 70% of this contribution coming from wind energy88. In 2011 USD... 2011, India installed a record 3 019 MW of new wind capacity (GWEC, 2011). 18 000 16 084 16 000 14 000... (MW) of India (GWEC, 2011) INDIA’S POLICY AND REGULATORY Phase 1: FRAMEWORK (1980-2011) Technology demonstration

30 Years of Policies for Wind Energy: Lessons from 12 Markets (2012 Edition): Chapter (INDIA and the States of Gujarat, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu)

INDIA and the States of Gujarat, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu MARKET OVERVIEW India is one of the five... 12.2% of India’s installed capacity, with 70% of this contribution coming from wind energy88. In 2011 USD... 2011, India installed a record 3 019 MW of new wind capacity (GWEC, 2011). 18 000 16 084 16 000 14 000... (MW) of India (GWEC, 2011) INDIA’S POLICY AND REGULATORY Phase 1: FRAMEWORK (1980-2011) Technology demonstration

Renewable Energy and Jobs (2013): Chapter (Table 5.1 Estimated employment factors in India’s renewable energy sector)

5.1). India’s employ- Despite growing recognition of the role that RETs can ment factors can serve as... access. In India, alone. Additional employment may be generated TABLE 5.1 E as access to renewable cooking... FACTORS IN INDIA’S RENEWABLE ENERGY SECTOR cookstoves grows, but calculating a solid number is complicated... initiatives in India and elsewhere, » Direct employment 30 there remains a tangible need for better and more

Renewable Energy and Jobs (2013): Chapter (Table 5.1 Estimated employment factors in India’s renewable energy sector)

5.1). India’s employ- Despite growing recognition of the role that RETs can ment factors can serve as... access. In India, alone. Additional employment may be generated TABLE 5.1 E as access to renewable cooking... FACTORS IN INDIA’S RENEWABLE ENERGY SECTOR cookstoves grows, but calculating a solid number is complicated... initiatives in India and elsewhere, » Direct employment 30 there remains a tangible need for better and more

REmap: Renewable Energy Prospects for India: Chapter (4.5 Transport policies)

15% of India’s total final energy mix by 2020. To renewable energy in transport while reducing increasing... fuels. India has the pegged in the national grid at 5%, starting in 2009/10 largest light-duty vehicle... integration in India are focussed on power target of 10% of the total energy consumed by the Indian generation,... systems. India has local, state and of Indian Railways’ energy bill. Similarly, the Ministry regional programmes

REmap: Renewable Energy Prospects for India: Chapter (4.5 Transport policies)

15% of India’s total final energy mix by 2020. To renewable energy in transport while reducing increasing... fuels. India has the pegged in the national grid at 5%, starting in 2009/10 largest light-duty vehicle... integration in India are focussed on power target of 10% of the total energy consumed by the Indian generation,... systems. India has local, state and of Indian Railways’ energy bill. Similarly, the Ministry regional programmes

REmap: Renewable Energy Prospects for India: Chapter (4.3 Overarching power generation and transmission policies)

projects. India has also spearheaded the creation of a National Electricity Policy, a Tari Policy and, a... giving India’s Electricity Act of 2003 paved the way for a 15 year perspective that includes: short-term... prospects for India and transmission; outlining areas where improvement di erent energy sources. It emphasises... component to India’s energy independence of RPOs from renewable energy sources, taking into beyond 2050. However,

REmap: Renewable Energy Prospects for India: Chapter (4.4 Heating, cooling and cooking policies)

15% of India’s total final energy mix by 2020. To renewable energy in transport while reducing increasing... fuels. India has the pegged in the national grid at 5%, starting in 2009/10 largest light-duty vehicle... integration in India are focussed on power target of 10% of the total energy consumed by the Indian generation,... systems. India has local, state and of Indian Railways’ energy bill. Similarly, the Ministry regional programmes
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Financial Mechanisms and Investment Frameworks for Renewables in Developing Countries: Chapter (INDIA)

ies INDIA C.1 INTRODUCTION India’s fast growing economy requires action to substantially increase energy... energy for India was supplied India ranks fifth, worldwide, in installed RE capacity from RE and 94% of this... Corporation of India (IFCI) Ltd., State finance, upfront grant-subsidy, soft loan-interest Bank of India and... mainstream of India’s energy policy. Although India has achieved exemplary success in increasing its share of

Financial Mechanisms and Investment Frameworks for Renewables in Developing Countries: Chapter (INDIA)

ies INDIA C.1 INTRODUCTION India’s fast growing economy requires action to substantially increase energy... energy for India was supplied India ranks fifth, worldwide, in installed RE capacity from RE and 94% of this... Corporation of India (IFCI) Ltd., State finance, upfront grant-subsidy, soft loan-interest Bank of India and... mainstream of India’s energy policy. Although India has achieved exemplary success in increasing its share of

Financial Mechanisms and Investment Frameworks for Renewables in Developing Countries: Chapter (INDIA)

ies INDIA C.1 INTRODUCTION India’s fast growing economy requires action to substantially increase energy... energy for India was supplied India ranks fifth, worldwide, in installed RE capacity from RE and 94% of this... Corporation of India (IFCI) Ltd., State finance, upfront grant-subsidy, soft loan-interest Bank of India and... mainstream of India’s energy policy. Although India has achieved exemplary success in increasing its share of

REmap: Renewable Energy Prospects for India: Chapter (8.1 Mobilising investment)

arising in India’s energy other sources. The country also has targets for end-use sector. energy technologies... strain on India’s already stressed power grid. Solutions will be needed to reinforce, expand and Mobilising... improvement of India’s bioenergy economy, including better utilisation of residues and Bioenergy challenges.... renewables in India. accelerated depreciation, viability gap funding Installed renewable energy power capacity

REmap: Renewable Energy Prospects for India: Chapter (Box 12: Fossil fuel subsidies)

both in India and in international forums like the G20, which has made fossil fuel subsidies a topic for... action. In India, the issue is exemplified by: Subsidised kerosene – competing with decentralised renewables... rural India, is exorbitant. Subsidised kerosene is priced at INR 14/litre, and is not available anywhere... price. India imports almost 80% of its petroleum (crude and products) consumption, and kerosene is subsidised

REmap: Renewable Energy Prospects for India: Chapter (Box 12: Fossil fuel subsidies)

both in India and in international forums like the G20, which has made fossil fuel subsidies a topic for... action. In India, the issue is exemplified by: Subsidised kerosene – competing with decentralised renewables... rural India, is exorbitant. Subsidised kerosene is priced at INR 14/litre, and is not available anywhere... price. India imports almost 80% of its petroleum (crude and products) consumption, and kerosene is subsidised

REmap: Renewable Energy Prospects for India: Chapter (8.1 Mobilising investment)

arising in India’s energy other sources. The country also has targets for end-use sector. energy technologies... strain on India’s already stressed power grid. Solutions will be needed to reinforce, expand and Mobilising... improvement of India’s bioenergy economy, including better utilisation of residues and Bioenergy challenges.... renewables in India. accelerated depreciation, viability gap funding Installed renewable energy power capacity

REmap: Renewable Energy Prospects for India: Chapter (Figure 26: REmap Options cost-supply curve, business perspective)

Working Paper 71 Figure 26: REmap Options cost-supply curve, business perspective Modern bioenergy for power Solar thermal Onshore wind Solar PV Liquid biofuels for transport BiogasHydropower Renewable electricity for end-use Modern bioenergy for end-use 0 -10 0 10 20 12% 14% 16% 18% 20% 22% 24% PV/Wind ...

REmap: Renewable Energy Prospects for India: Chapter (Technology cost and performance data in 2030)

REmap: Renewable energy prospects for India100 ANNEX A: Technology cost and performance data in 2030 Capacity factor Overnight Capital Cost O&M* Costs Conversion e ciency Production cost Power sector Renewable energy technology (RET) (%, cap) (USD/kW) (USD/kW/yr) (%) (USD/GJe) Hydropower (small) 37 2 000 40 100 24 Hydropower (large) 43 1 500 30 100 16 Wind onshore 26 1 600 80 100 34 Wind o shore 44 2 870 186 100 39 Solar PV (residential/ commercial) 16 1 400 15 100 33 Solar PV (utility) 19 ...

REmap: Renewable Energy Prospects for India: Chapter (Figure 31: Off-grid and decentralised solar financing framework)

Bank of India; e. regional rural banks; f. housing financing companies; g. renewable energy service companies;
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REmap: Renewable Energy Prospects for India

PROSPECTS FOR INDIA REMAP RENEWABLE ENERGY PROSPECTS FOR INDIA MAY 2017 WORKING PAPER Copyright IRENA 2017... energy in India 37 4 2 Key characteristics of the India’s energy policy framework 43 4 3 Overarching... PV in India, which could create 670 000 jobs (India Today, 2014) If India achieves its new target of... Bridge to India, www.greenpeace. org/india/Global/india/report/2013/Rooftop-Revolution.pdf. Haines, A

Water use in India's power generation: Impact of renewables and cooling technologies to 2030

WRI’s India Water Tool 3 shows that 54% of India’s groundwater wells face high to extremely high water... USE IN INDIA’S POWER GENERATION 9 ABSOLUTE WATER AND CARBON SA VINGS India’s energy demand is expected... context of India’s power sector. Hydropower generation, a key feature of India’s generation mix, is itself... Government of India Press Information Bureau (2015), India’s Intended Nationally Determined Contribution is balanced

Synergies between Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency: A working paper based on REmap 2030: Chapter (Table 11: Comparison of benefits for energy efficiency and REmap Options)

China India United States EU Total avoided energy costs (in USD billion per year in 2030, compared to... countries, India, due to the substitution of large traditional uses of there are clear synergies between energy

Synergies between Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency: A working paper based on REmap 2030: Chapter (5.4 �What are the different indicators for measuring progress towards the SE4All objectives?)

China India United States EU Total avoided energy costs (in USD billion per year in 2030, compared to... countries, India, due to the substitution of large traditional uses of there are clear synergies between energy

Synergies between Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency: A working paper based on REmap 2030: Chapter (Figure 8: Renewable energy shares in 2010 and 2030 in the Reference and Efficiency cases in selected regions)

China India US EU-5 2010 2030 Reference Case E ciency Case In countries where there is low growth in... double in India These developments have a significant impact on the (see figure 9). Assuming that of all... 20% in India and 25% in REmap 2030 EE case when compared to improve- China by 2030, compared to the

Synergies between Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency: A working paper based on REmap 2030: Chapter (Figure 5: TPES in 2010 and 2030 for selected regions in the Reference and Efficiency cases for selected countries)

China India US EU-5 2010 2030 Reference Case E ciency Case Energy e ciency measures can reduce primary... 10% in India to as high as 20% in China by 2030 compared to the Reference Case. Through similar measures... China, India is also coal plants with more-e cient coal and natural gas expected to achieve significant... potential. India already has in place electricity e ciency programmes, already has introduced an energy e

Synergies between Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency: A working paper based on REmap 2030: Chapter (Figure 1: Renewable energy share in 2010, the 2030 Reference Case and REmap 2030 for selected countries and the world)

China and India. China and India are exceptions because REmap Options replace traditional use of biomass... improvements In India, the modern renewable energy share develops di erently. In the Reference Case, it decreases... China India US EU-5 Global 2010 2030 Reference Case REmap 2030 Note: Black lines indicate the renewable

Synergies between Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency: A working paper based on REmap 2030: Chapter (Table 5: Energy savings at the sector level in REmap 2030 compared to the Reference Case, 2030)

Germany India Italy UK US 2010 2030 Reference Case REmap 2030 Energy savings from REmap Options Note: Energy... bars. India sees the highest level of energy savings due to the electrification of transport and to ... China India United States EU TFEC 3% 10% 1% 4% Industry 1% 0% 1% 1% Transport 4% 24% 1% 4% Buildings

Synergies between Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency: A working paper based on REmap 2030: Chapter (Figure 17: Technology breakdown of modern renewable energy share between the 2030 Reference Case and the REmap 2030 + EE case)

China and India, invest- ment in modern renewable energy capacity in the Reference Case to 2030 is two to... China and India. Both countries have substantial potential to improve their energy e ciency, and thereby

Synergies between Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency: A working paper based on REmap 2030: Chapter (Table 9: Total avoided primary energy supply and CO2 emissions resulted from energy efficiency and ­renewable energy potential, 2030)

year in India) and 65% (22 EJ per year in annual energy intensity improvements. the United States). Table... China India United EU Total of selected States regions Primary energy reduced (EJ per year) E ciency