Are efficiency programs an answer to India’s growing energy demand?


Are efficiency programs an answer to India’s growing energy demand?

India is on track to be one of the fastest-growing economies in the world over the next several decades. It’s estimated this expansion will drive India’s building sector energy consumption up 2.7 percent per year from 2015 to 2040.

This is more than twice the global average, with residential accounting for 70 percent of this demand. A new study jointly undertaken by Oracle Utilities and Alliance for an Energy Efficient Economy (AEEE) examined the implications of this growth on energy availability and increased carbon emissions, as well as the potential behavioural energy efficiency programs can have on balancing supply and demand.  Read more

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