WHY RENEWABLE ENERGY INITIATIVE
The Hon. Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has set goals of rural electrification by 2018 and universal electrification 24x7 electricity to all by 2022.
Renewable Energy Initiative envisages to build a platform and to develop a system to achieve the goal of “Energy Security” by means of renewal and clean sources.
NEED FOR RENEWABLE ENERGY INITIATIVE
High dependence on fossil fuel & energy.
Outdoor Air Pollution accounts for 6% disease burden.
25% deaths due to Pollution in India.
Air Pollution is the second leading risk factor.
Household Pollution accounts of 5% disease burden.
About 30.4 Cr. people without access to Electricity.
About 50 Cr. People without access to Clean Cooking Fuel
ENERGY SCENARIO IN INDIA
Total Capacity- 3,31,118 (in MW)
RENEWABLE ENERGY INITIATIVE
RENEWABLE ENERGY TARGET 175 GW BY 2022
SNAPSHOT OF ENERGY SECURITY