Energy Hunger | Present Senario
Energy Hunger is an apt way to depict the present needs of India. Due to the rapid economic expansion, India has one of the world’s fastest growing energy markets and it is expected to be the second largest contributor to the increase in global energy demand by 2035 accounting for 18% rise in global energy consumption.
Although India is the 4th largest energy consumer in the world, it continues to remain energy hunger. Therefore, India’s energy hunger would keep on rising on the graph for which it needs consistent action. Here are few agendas under consideration
Energy Hunger | Plans of India
Energy Hunger | Success story
A substantial focus is being given to green energy and primarily the push has come from the Central Government for solar projects. There are also proposals for solar parks which are large scale solar energy generation projects apart from roof top solar energy generation. As long as any economic activity is viable and sustain itself in the long run, it would be successful in attracting private investments and bidding low tariffs as well.
A calibrated approach to maintain equilibrium between economic growth and environment protection is sustainable development, for which India needs a strong partnership between public and private sector.
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