Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation works to facilitate India’s transition to a cleaner energy future by aiding the design and implementation of policies that promote clean power, energy efficiency, sustainable transport, climate action and clean energy finance

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Towards Solar-Powered Agricultural Water Pumps

Sector: Power Undertaken By : Dalberg Development Advisors Private Limited Year: 2018

Agriculture contributes to 15% of India’s GDP and employs 50% of the workforce. Reliable irrigation, therefore, is a critical requirement not just...Read more

Making the Transition to a Smarter Grid

Sector: Power Undertaken By : India Smart Grid Forum Year: 2017

Power generation from renewable sources will need to increase significantly for India to meet its ambitious electrification goals as well as the...Read more

Annual Reports


Browse through our Annual Reports for an overview of our work and results in the clean energy space in India.


December 28, 2017

Dealing With Energy Poverty – TEDx by Krishan Dhawan at Ashoka University

This is a transcript of a talk delivered on 31.8.2015 Good afternoon, it is really a pleasure to
December 14, 2017

Hybrid Vehicles are an Effective Pathway to Full Electrification

Under the recently announced GST guidelines, the Government made clear what it thought about hybrid cars, which will
December 11, 2017

U.S.-India Subnational Energy Workshop

In a first-of-its-kind event, Shakti and U.S.-based think tank, the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), hosted the U.S.