The Mission Innovation 2nd Stakeholders meeting on Off Grid Access to electricity

The Mission Innovation 2nd Stakeholders meeting on Off Grid Access to electricity was held on 1-2 March,2019 at IIT Delhi. Mission Innovation IC2 aims at providing affordable low cost RE based electricity to Poor People living in Remote Places of the world. Out of 92 submitted proposals 9 were selected. These 9 consortiums have come up with unique proposals in the field of Off-Grid Electricity and presented their progress in this Stakeholders meeting. NBIRT, VBU and SU have jointly submitted a proposal titled ‘Design, Development and Pilot Scale Installation of a Solar Hydro Pumped Storage Scheme in Remote Villages of India’ which was selected in this program as one of the most unique proposals. The Presentation was made by The Project PI, Prof. Shibani Chaudhuri along with Co-PI Prof. Amit Hazra and Mr. Richik GhoshThakur. The progress was appreciated by DST who is very much eager to see this Innovative Project Scheme in Action.