India Case Studies: Transition to Smart Grid
Read about the energy sector in India and how its development is supported by ADB’s portfolio. Learn about mainstreamed interventions on gender equality and social inclusion in the country’s energy sector.
This session discusses the Government of India’s program piloting 14 smart grid projects in state utilities and highlights useful examples which include consumer awareness initiatives and public-private partnership models with implications for social development. It also describes the ongoing challenge of bridging rural electrification gaps and potential smart grid solutions in the State of Meghalaya.