June 22, 2013
by Radhika Khosla
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Opportunities to Tackle Climate Change as Secretary Kerry Heads to India

Radhika Khosla, Staff Scientist, India Initiative , New York
Fifteen senators wrote in an open letter to the U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry today about the opportunities to take climate change during Secretary Kerry’s upcomin… Continue reading

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April 18, 2013
by Anjali Jaiswal
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Show Me the Money: Making the Business Case for Energy Efficiency in India’s Skyrocketing Building Market

Anjali Jaiswal, Senior Attorney, San Francisco
Today, we unequivocally answered the question that developers ask the most:  can you prove that energy efficiency actually saves money in the context of Indian buildings? Our cutting-e… Continue reading

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April 18, 2013
by Radhika Khosla
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How One High-Rise Can Help Drive Energy Savings Throughout India

Radhika Khosla, Staff Scientist, India Initiative , New York
The 2013 Clean Energy Ministerial concluded today in New Delhi, with ministers from more than 20 countries meeting to discuss our energy future. As the discussions acknowledg… Continue reading

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November 12, 2012
by Radhika Khosla
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Andhra Pradesh Leadership on Energy Efficiency Sets an Example for India

Radhika Khosla, Staff Scientist, India Initiative , New York
Last week Andhra Pradesh took a historic step towards planning for its energy future. The state leadership announced that it will adopt the Energy Conservation Building Code … Continue reading

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August 8, 2012
by Radhika Khosla
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Power Blackout Shines Spotlight on Energy Efficiency Potential in India

Radhika Khosla, Staff Scientist, India Initiative , New York
Last week’s power outages in India left 10% of the world’s population without electricity. The extreme heat of the summer of 2012 and the delayed arrival of the I… Continue reading

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July 31, 2012
by Radhika Khosla
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Making an Invisible Resource Visible: Energy Efficiency Animation Video from India

Radhika Khosla, Staff Scientist, India Initiative , New York
Energy efficiency is an amazing source of energy – and because it comes from using less energy rather than coming from a new source it is often referred to as an &ldquo… Continue reading

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May 29, 2012
by Radhika Khosla
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India Can Lead in the Global Trend towards Energy Efficient Real Estate

Radhika Khosla, Welch Environmental Innovation Fellow, New York
India now ranks second in the world for area under green building cover, pointing to the country’s impressive growth in green and energy efficient spaces over the las… Continue reading

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February 26, 2012
by Radhika Khosla
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Article on "Constructing Change: Energy Efficiency and India’s Buildings Sector," published in The Hindu Business Line, January 2012

Radhika Khosla, Welch Environmental Innovation Fellow, New York
In 2008, for the first time ever, the urban population of the world outnumbered that of the rural. This visible trend has escalated over the last couple of decades; project… Continue reading

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September 14, 2011
by Radhika Khosla
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Moving Forward on Energy Efficiency in India

Radhika Khosla, Welch Environmental Innovation Fellow, New York
Next week, Anjali Jaiswal and I will be in India to kick-start dialogues on building energy efficiency in three rapidly growing cities – Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, and Chennai. … Continue reading

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July 12, 2011
by Radhika Khosla
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Experts in Hyderabad Discuss the Successes and Challenges of Collaborative US-India Clean Energy Research and Development

Radhika Khosla, Welch Environmental Innovation Fellow, New York The US Department of Energy and the Government of India recently announced a multimillion dollar funding opportunity through the Joint Clean Energy Research and Development Center (JCERDC)… Continue reading

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January 14, 2011
by Anjali Jaiswal
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Accelerating Energy Efficient Building Design in India: ECOnirman

India’s Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) recently launched what appears to be a promising new tool for improving building efficiency. The ECOnirman ECBC Conformance Check Tool is an online web interface that allows architects and engineers to as… Continue reading

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