This report supports the development of the cleaner coal segment of the Clean Energy Research and Deployment Initiative (CERDI), fostering the deployment of clean coal technology in India. It assesses the current problems with India's existing coal power plants, including inefficiency and higher carbon intensity, as well as a summary of United States-India collaboration on coal power technology. It contains a set of recommendations for the partnership to most effectively implement clean coal technology in India.
United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
1 February 2010