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GEAPP Announces Major Partnerships in Support of India’s Clean Energy Goals


New Delhi: India’s Global Energy Alliance for People and Planet (GEAPP) has announced strategic partnerships in support of India’s goal of achieving independence from clean energy by 2047.

As part of the partnership, GEAPP will work with Indian Railways to assist in their solarization of transportation, Ashoka University to develop knowledge papers and research papers for policy makers, and Mahatma Phule Renewable Energy & Infrastructure Technology Limited (MAHAPREIT) to develop the Waste to Energy (WTE ) and Compressed Biogas (CBG) market.

GEAPP has also launched ENTICE, the International Energy Transitions Innovation Challenge, aimed at supporting innovators in scaling their energy transition-focused ideas and solutions.

According to Ravi Venkatesan, Chairman of GEAPP, “GEAPP is committed to empowering India’s energy sector through strategic partnerships and innovative solutions. Our ENTICE program is designed to help startups and entrepreneurs solve critical problems, enabling India to become a renewable energy leader and provide a blueprint to lift other emerging economies out of energy poverty.”

PK Sinha, Country Advisor, Global Energy Alliance for People and Planet (GEAPP) in India said: “GEAPP aims to be the mainstay of energy transition in India. We are driven to drive change and realize a clean and sustainable energy future.”

Saurabh Kumar, India Head of GEAPP, added: “With a passionate team, committed partnerships and advanced technology, we aim to transform industries and drive sustainable growth for the country.”

GEAPP’s mission and strategy in India are aligned with the government’s priorities to achieve energy security, sustainability and economic growth. By partnering with government agencies, private sector companies and local communities, GEAPP is helping to support India’s energy transition and meet its climate and sustainable development goals.

The partnerships announced by GEAPP are part of India’s efforts to become a leader in renewable energy and reduce its environmental footprint.

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Updated: May 04, 2023, 4:31 PM IST

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