This is a presentation from Dr Ashvini Kumar, Director of the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy of India.
It provides an overview about main market applications of solar thermal energy: solar heating, solar cooking, cooling, drying, industrial process heat, etc. The presentation also touches upon issues such as R&D policies and the main pillars of the Indian government’ strategy on this regard.
Lastly the presentation refers some projects involving these technologies which are under implementation in Bombay, Bangalore, Udaipur and New Delhi.
Author: Dr Ashvini Kumar