The India Energy Hour


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Sep 19, 2023

India's G20 Presidency: Navigating Complex Geopolitical Waters

As the G20 host, India deftly managed geopolitics, especially Russia-Ukraine, while driving energy and climate discussions. Topics like renewable energy, critical minerals, and sustainable finance took center s...

58 mins

Sep 04, 2023

India's G20 Presidency: Balancing Energy Security and Climate Goals

India's G20 presidency started amidst major geopolitical events, including the Russian invasion of Ukraine. These events reshaped energy markets and climate policies globally. As energy security considerations...

53 mins

Aug 10, 2023

G20 Special: Will India change the tone for Global Energy Transition? | ft. Sudarshan Varadhan

India has taken over the presidency of G20 at a time when the conventional geopolitics around key sectors is witnessing a shift - be it fossil fuels, climate, financing and several others. While it has provide...

63 mins

Jul 21, 2023

Tailor Fit Green Energy | ft. Vivek Subramanian

In this episode, Vivek Subramanian - Co-founder and Executive Director of Fourth Partner Energy discusses the market dynamics and trends in the decentralised green energy industry. He shares his entrepreneurial...

60 mins

Jul 01, 2023

State of the Indian Power Sector | ft. Abhinav Jindal

In India, the coal based electricity dominates the power sector. But the country has set ambitious renewable power targets. This will bring about many techno-economic and socio-political changes. For example, I...

51 mins

Jun 15, 2023

Changing face of India's green energy sector | ft. Srivatsan Iyer

India's green energy landscape has witnessed remarkable growth and transformation in recent years, positioning the country as a global leader in the clean energy transition. With a growing population, rapid urb...

52 mins

Jun 02, 2023

Heat is On! Can India adapt to warming weather?

In recent years, heatwaves in India have become more frequent, intense, and longer-lasting. This increase can be attributed to the larger problem of global warming and climate change. Rising greenhouse gas emis...

60 mins

May 16, 2023

Path to Climate Justice in a Net Zero World | ft. Tejal Kanitkar & Rahul Tongia

For years, multiple Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) have relied on integrated assessment models or IAM modelling pathways to achieve global net zero targets.  The IPCC reports and IAM pathways...

89 mins

May 03, 2023

What will it cost to save the planet? | ft. Varad Pande

Climate financing in India is crucial for achieving sustainable development and mitigating the impacts of climate change. The government’s efforts to mobilize climate finance, along with support from internatio...

65 mins

Apr 18, 2023

Green Giving: Understanding Climate Philanthropy | ft. Vikas Mehta

Climate philanthropy globally and in India are starting to play a catalytic role for enabling climate action. They are starting to bet on innovative ideas and projects that enable decarbonisation of key sectors...

59 mins