Right from an early age, we are taught the merits of renewable energy and its sources like wind, sun, water, etc. We all know it is good for our planet and its inhabitants. Yet, each day we hear about the adverse situation of the climate, the ever-increasing global warming and its negative effects around us.
Governments, think tanks, NGOs, and large corporations across the globe have taken cognisance of the fact that things can no longer continue the way they have been. If we wish to improve our quality of life, enjoy the bounty that our nature provides, and intend our future generations to inherit a liveable planet, then we need to act today!
As a result, the United Nations created a set of objectives known as the Sustainable Development Goals which also include an emphasis on ‘access to affordable, reliable, sustainable, and modern energy’ for all citizens. India’s commitment to the cause has been unwavering in this regard and, in fact, has garnered widespread acclaim. Let us take a look at some of India’s key facts and achievements in this area.
Some Facts About Renewable Energy in India -
Advantages of Renewable Energy:
Here are some of the commonly known benefits of renewable energy while some others may be new to you. Let us look at the environmental and health benefits first.
The Economic and Social Advantages of Renewable Energy:
As you can see, renewable energy provides a clean, sustainable, and affordable source of power that has the potential to benefit the planet, the people, and the economy.
Dr Pravin Kuhikar (PR & Brand)
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