Increasing Energy Access by Using Super-Efficient Appliances in Rural Homes and Productive Businesses: India Stakeholders Mapping Report
Access to affordable electricity for every household is crucial for the socio-economic development of a country. To ensure sustainable and reliable energy access for all, it is essential to follow a sustainable development model which focuses on reducing energy intensity. This study on super-efficient appliances used for productive and household purposes in weak/off-grid rural communities, provides a stakeholder mapping of consumers, appliance manufacturers and distributed renewable energy systems providers. The study further identified and evaluated the challenges faced by all the key actors in the super-efficient appliance market and recommended measures to overcome these challenges.