Through the SPRD program, SPI spurs economic development among underserved rural population in India by providing access to reliable electricity and enables the setting up of commercially viable business models for ESCOs.
To spur economic development in villages through access to reliable electricity provided by renewable energy mini-grids.
To enable an ecosystem that drives socio-economic development through sustainable renewable energy mini-grids in 1000 villages, impacting a million lives.
Currently, in India there are seven ESCO partners under the SPRD program.
81% of the plants use solar energy. 19% use biomass and some use solar/biomass hybrid technology.