Sustainable transportation solutions are key factors in ensuring that cities reduce congestion, avoid growth in greenhouse gas emissions and provide access to all the opportunities that cities have to offer. In countries where EMBARQ is currently working, cities are growing in a disconnected and...
The City of Bengaluru in the Indian state of Karnataka is making progress on rooftop solar PV installations, mainly through its utility implemented net-metering program. Yet, much more needs to be done if the state is to reach its 400 MW rooftop solar target by 2018. This working paper provides...
India’s rural population is on the decline, and people are increasingly moving to cities.
Martin Ravallion, Edmond D. Villani Chair of Economics at Georgetown University, talks about growth, urbanization, and poverty answers 6 points about Growth, Urbanization, and Poverty in India, and presents his research in a narrated PowerPoint.
Martin Ravallion, Edmond D. Villani Chair of Economics at Georgetown University, talks about growth, urbanization, and poverty.
- projectThe New Mobility Accelerator supports businesses transforming urban transport in India.
Out of the 1.3 million lives that are lost due to traffic crashes worldwide, more than 10 percent (140,000 thousand) are in India, despite the fact that the country only has 2 percen
On 18 August 2014, the Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) passed order number S/03/01 called ‘Wheeling Charges, Banking Charges & Cross Subsidy Surcharge for Solar Power Generators’, whereby all solar power generators in the state who achieved Commercial Operation Date (COD)...