Technology Development Prospects for the Indian Power Sector


International Energy Agency
Uwe Remme
Nathalie Trudeau
Dagmar Graczyk
Peter Taylor
1 April 2012

This information paper presents in more detail the analysis for India published in Energy Technology Perspectives 2010. The paper investigates the best way of achieving deep carbon dioxide emission cuts in the Indian power system while allowing the Indian economy to continue growing and meeting the challenge of alleviating energy poverty. It does so from a techno-economic perspective - building on detailed resource and technology data for India - and identifies the key power sector technologies needed for India to realise such a transition.