Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation

For Electric Mobility In India

  • Amount
    $500,000
  • Program
  • Date Awarded
    11/13/2017
  • Term
    24 Months
  • Type of Support
    General Support/Program
Strategies
Overview
The Shakti Foundation’s mission is to support the transition in India to a sustainable energy emerging economy. Shakti is our main partner in supporting local environmental and research organizations in India. This grant will support the electric mobility initiative, which aims to help the Government of India to reach their 2030 pledge for all new cars sales to be electric drive vehicles, including two and three wheelers, cars, and buses. This goal will improve air quality in cities, and contribute to climate change mitigation.
About the Grantee
Address
The Capital Court 104B/2, Fourth Floor, Munirka Phase III
New Delhi, 110067 India
Grants to this Grantee
for Electric Mobility in India  
The Shakti Foundation’s mission is to support the transition in India to a sustainable energy emerging economy. Shakti is our main partner in supporting local environmental and research organizations in India. This grant will support the electric mobility initiative, which aims to help the Government of India to reach their 2030 pledge for all new cars sales to be electric drive vehicles, including two and three wheelers, cars, and buses. This goal will improve air quality in cities, and contribute to climate change mitigation.
for general operating support  
Shakti provides grants to Indian NGOs focused on technical assistance to the Indian government, supporting efforts to meet the nation’s power needs with sustainable forms of electricity, expand clean transportation options, replace HFCs with coolants that are not greenhouse gases, and promote energy efficiency and sustainable cities. Shakti is our primary partner and re-granter in India. Their main priorities in 2016 include working with the government to implement India’s ambitious climate commitments, reforming the electricity sector, and expanding their work on appliance efficiency standards.

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