Financing Solar for Irrigation in India

Financing Solar for Irrigation in India
Sector:Power Undertaken By:Council on Energy, Environment and Water Year Published:2018

In view of the need for long–term finance to enable widespread adoption of solar pumping irrigation systems,, this study investigates the key risks and challenges affecting financing of solar pumps in India. It also explores how different delivery models (individual ownership and water-as-a-service) compare in terms of ease of financing, and the measures required to address perceived risks.